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Pennsylvania Hospital Transitions HRSA-Funded Program to Online Services and Addresses COVID-19 Stress

Description
Features Butler Memorial Hospital and how it adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic. Highlights the switch to online delivery for a chronic disease project funded by a HRSA Rural Health Care Services Outreach grant. Also describes initiatives to address healthcare workforce stress, help patients use tablets to visit with loved ones, and distribute healthy food to the community.
Author(s)
Allee Mead
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
07/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Chronic disease management · Food security and nutrition · Funding · Healthcare workforce · Hospitals · Infectious diseases · Stress and stress disorders · Technology for health and human services · Telehealth · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Pennsylvania