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Remarks of Commissioner Mignon Clyburn (as prepared): National Rural Health Association

Description
Statement given at the February 2018 National Rural Health Association (NRHA) Policy Institute. Discusses the goals of the Connect2Health Task Force: to understand the future interplay of broadband, technology, and health policy and to ensure the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) stays ahead of the innovation curve. Highlights the FCC's focus of broadband deployment to provide a foundation for health and describes a broadband-enabled project in Appalachian Kentucky created to provide healthcare services to cancer patients.
Author(s)
Mignon Clyburn
Date
02/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Federal Communications Commission
Tagged as
Access · Appalachia · Broadband · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Kentucky