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Finding Innovation and Resilience During the COVID-19 Pandemic: How Rural Health Organizations Are Adapting Their Program Strategies

Description
Summarizes a series of virtual peer learning sessions in response to COVID-19 for current Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program, Rural Health Network Development, Small Healthcare Provider Quality Improvement, and Delta States Rural Development Network program grantees. Provides an overview of common themes that emerged from the sessions. Discusses the challenges and innovations made to implement rural health and public programs across six areas: community health workers, data collection and evaluation, virtual trainings, peer support services and recovery supports, telehealth utilization, and schools.
Author(s)
Tanisa Adimu, John Butts, Coleman Tanner, et al.
Date
05/2020
Type
Website
Organization
Georgia Health Policy Center
Tagged as
Access · Broadband · Community health workers · Delta Region · Emergency preparedness and response · Human services · Infectious diseases · Schools · Service delivery models · Telehealth