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Innovations in Rural Health System Development: Federally Qualified Health Center Initiatives

Description
Reports on Maine's Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). Discusses strategies for workforce recruitment and retention, serving high-need patient populations, addressing critical community needs, and providing services that address the social determinants of health. Provides various examples of programs from across the state.
Author(s)
Sara Kahn-Troster, Amanda Burgess, Andrew Coburn
Date
09/2017
Type
Document
Organizations
Maine Health Access Foundation, Muskie School of Public Service Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy
Tagged as
Access · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Oral health · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Social determinants of health · Statistics and data · Substance abuse · Maine