Creating a Culture of Health in Appalachia: Disparities and Bright Spots
An initiative focused on health outcomes in Appalachian communities. Provides access to health disparities data on health status, healthcare delivery, and social determinants of health indicators for counties within the rural Appalachian region. Also identifies and provides case studies of "Bright Spots", counties in the region with better-than-expected health outcomes.
Appalachian Regional Commission, Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Appalachia · Behavioral health · Culture and cultural competency · Health conditions · Health disparities · Health workforce supply and demand · Healthcare quality · Mortality · Public health · Social determinants of health · Alabama · Georgia · Kentucky · Maryland · Mississippi · New York · North Carolina · Ohio · Pennsylvania · South Carolina · Tennessee · Virginia · West Virginia