Rural Health Resources by Topic: Community and economic development
The State of Healthcare in North Carolina: 2022 Impact Report
Examines contributions to the people and economy of North Carolina by the 130 members of the North Carolina Heathcare Association. Describes key issues facing North Carolina health systems, including access and innovation, workforce development and retention, health equity, and behavioral health. Mentions rural throughout.
Date: 01/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: North Carolina Healthcare Association view details
The State of Unexpected: 2022 Kansas Annual Report
Depicts community and economic developments in Kansas through 2022, including in the Office of Rural Prosperity. Provides county-level maps depicting economic impacts, rural opportunity zones, broadband acceleration projects, and capital projects.
Date: 01/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Kansas Department of Commerce view details
The State of Rural Minnesota: 2023
Presents an overview of rural Minnesota. Includes county-level data and statistics on population migration, economic vitality, agriculture, employment, income, rurality, and more.
Author(s): Kelly Asche, Marnie Werner Date: 01/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Center for Rural Policy and Development view details
HUD Rural Capacity Building for Community Development and Affordable Housing (RCB) Program
Provides an overview of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Rural Capacity Building for Community Development
and Affordable Housing program (RCB). Outlines the program structure and administration, eligibility for primary grantees and their activities, and fiscal year 2019 and 2020 RCB award amounts.
Date: 01/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Congressional Research Service view details
FCC Broadband Map - Data Year 2020
An interactive map allowing the user to identify the highest percentage coverage of broadband internet speed that is greater than or equal to 25 megabits per second (Mbps), or less than 25 Mbps for each county in the U.S.
Date: 12/2022 Type: Map/Mapping System Sponsoring organizations: Federal Communications Commission, Institute for Digital Health & Innovation view details
The Economic Contributions of North Carolina's Health Systems and Hospitals
Presents information for 137 hospital facilities in North
Carolina, including number of jobs, wage income, total value added, taxes that result from health system and hospital operations, and community benefits such as reduced cost care. Features statistics including numbers of hospitals and beds, with breakdowns by rural, suburban, and urban areas.
Author(s): Sara Nienow, Rizwaan Lakhani, Michael Hogan, Chrystall Davis, Jared Woollacott, Date: 12/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: North Carolina Healthcare Association view details
Supporting Rural Grocery Stores Across the North Central Region
Webinar recording describing 3 programs that work to support rural grocery stores as locations for food security as well as community and economic vitality. Discusses programming and strategies to support rural groceries. Transcript can be accessed by clicking the 3 dots below the video.
Date: 11/2022 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: North Central Regional Center for Rural Development view details