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Rural Health Forum: A Summary Report to Promote Action

Description
Summarizes topics discussed during the 2018 Rural Health Forum in Iowa, including definitions of rural and rural health, assets and attributes of rural communities, challenges and barriers, and recommendations to improve rural health in Iowa. Forum participants included 32 attendees, representing over 23 rural health stakeholder organizations. Features a map of Critical Access Hospitals, Rural Health Clinics, and Federally Qualified Health Centers in Iowa.
Author(s)
Kady Reese, Megan Hartwig, Gloria Vermie
Date
12/2018
Type
Document
Organizations
Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative
Tagged as
Access · Critical Access Hospitals · Economics and the economy · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Population health · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural Health Clinics · Rural definitions · Social determinants of health · Telehealth · Iowa

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