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Rural Home Health Care Agencies Stretched to Provide Services

Description
Addresses challenges many rural home health care agencies face in providing services. Identifies challenges such as high fuel costs, long travel distances in rural areas, and inadequate reimbursements from Medicare. Presents solutions to these challenges such as fundraising and telemedicine.
Author(s)
Candi Helseth
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
02/2009
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Home health · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models · Telehealth · Arizona · Maine