COVID-19 Reveals Emerging Opportunities for Rural Public Health
Explores potential and existing public health innovations that rural communities can implement to address challenges brought on or exacerbated during the COVID-19 pandemic, including lack of funding for local health departments, insufficient broadband, and more. Describes the expansion of telehealth services, discusses rural/urban disparities, and offers recommendations for improvement.
American Journal of Public Health, 110(9), 1277-1278.
Broadband · Health disparities · Healthcare business and finance · Infectious diseases · Public health · Rural-urban differences · Telehealth