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Contact Tracing: Training New Workers and Connecting with Rural Residents

Description
Discusses the role contact tracing plays in preventing further spread of the coronavirus in rural communities. Highlights an IHS hospital in Arizona and its in-person contact tracing initiative. Also covers contact tracing training strategies, featuring the work of Alaska's AHEC program, a center for public health in Washington, and a national public health foundation.
Author(s)
Allee Mead
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
09/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
American Indian, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian · Cultural competency · Health workforce education and training · Infectious diseases · Public health · Technology for health and human services · Alaska · Arizona · Washington