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Health Care Providers Take a Van to Rural Vermont to Curb Hepatitis C

Source
Burlington Free Press
Date
Aug 7, 2022
Summary
Features the Rural New England Health Study, a program that delivers hepatitis C care to rural areas in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts to people who inject drugs through a van equipped to offer medical care, blood testing, and syringe services. Describes the development of the program, its aims to demonstrate mobile drug treatment effectiveness, and the health impacts of hepatitis C.
Tagged as
Access · Infectious diseases · Mobile and episodic healthcare delivery · Substance use and misuse · Massachusetts · New Hampshire · Vermont