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Rural Patients with Chronic Disease: A Nonprofit Organization and a Health Department Leverage Federal Funding to Provide Health Education and Care Coordination

Description
Features rural Alabama and North Carolina organizations that are using Federal Office of Rural Health Policy grants to improve health outcomes for patients with chronic disease through remote patient monitoring, health education, and network development.
Author(s)
Kay Miller Temple
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
02/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
African Americans · Cardiovascular disease · Care coordination · Chronic disease management · Chronic respiratory conditions · Community and faith-based initiatives · Delta Region · Diabetes · Telehealth · Uninsured and underinsured · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Alabama · North Carolina