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Rural Health
News by Topic: Mobile and episodic healthcare delivery

Mar 23, 2020 - Addresses the difficulties West Virginians experiencing homelessness face when protecting themselves from coronavirus. In an effort to help, Project HOPE makes "street rounds" by traveling to camps and shelters to offer medical care and provide kits with hand sanitizer and other items.
Source: West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Mar 16, 2020 - Highlights a traveling RV program that provides medication-assisted treatment to those addicted to opioids across rural Colorado. Each RV has a nurse, an addiction counselor, and a peer coach, as well as telehealth services to connect patients with a doctor who can write prescriptions.
Source: The Colorado Sun