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USDA Invests $42 Million in Distance Learning and Telemedicine Infrastructure to Improve Education and Health Outcomes

Source
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Date
Feb 25, 2021
Summary
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced its investment of $42.3 million to help rural residents gain access to healthcare and educational opportunities. Funding is provided to 86 projects through the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) grant program and will help bolster remote access to healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tagged as
Access · Funding · Infectious diseases · Policy · Rural-urban differences · Telehealth