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Social Isolation and Loneliness: Insights from Rural Clinical Providers and Other Experts

Description
Provides an overview of social isolation and loneliness and the factors, such as limited transportation options, that can contribute to these problems in rural areas. Includes discussion of social risk assessments. Features rural clinicians, researchers, and other experts sharing their perspectives on addressing these concerns.
Author(s)
Kay Miller Temple
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
07/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Appalachia · Depression · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Health screening · Mental health · Social determinants of health · Technology for health and human services · Maine · Minnesota · West Virginia