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Already in Fiscal Crisis, Rural Hospitals Face COVID-19

Description
Summarizes a May 29, 2020, webinar on rural populations' vulnerabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Discusses rural hospital closures, rural demographics and healthcare disparities, access to broadband and telehealth services, and the Pennsylvania Rural Health Model. Includes a recording of the webinar.
Author(s)
Hoag Levins
Date
06/2020
Type
Video/Multimedia
Organization
University of Pennsylvania Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Tagged as
Access · Broadband · Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Emergency preparedness and response · Health disparities · Hospitals · Infectious diseases · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Telehealth · Pennsylvania