The Future of Rural Health
Describes the current state of the rural healthcare system
and the opportunities for improvement with the passage of
the Affordable Care Act. Discusses core concepts of
providing primary care, basic mental health and oral health
services, surgery and obstetric, pharmacy, eye and
audiology services, public health, new models of care,
workforce issues, and more.
Charlie Alfero, Tommy Barnhart, Darrold Bertsch, et al.
National Rural Health Association
Mental health · Oral health · Policy · Primary care · Public health · Reimbursement and payment models · Service delivery models · Surgery · Sustainability of programs