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Rural Post-Acute Care: Healthcare Leaders Offer Practical Solutions to Workforce Challenges

Description
Describes methods for preparing and supporting healthcare workers who provide post-acute care in rural areas. Highlights programs that empower and train staff, maximize community partnerships, involve community health workers, and use telemonitoring.
Author(s)
Jenn Lukens
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
05/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Community engagement and volunteerism · Community health workers · Critical Access Hospitals · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare workforce · Home health · Nurses · Post-acute care · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Swing bed services · Telehealth · Maine · Nebraska · Tennessee · Wisconsin