Rural Healthy People 2010
A three-volume publication that focuses on the top rural health concerns and objectives associated with the Healthy People 2010 focus areas. Volume 1 contains brief overviews of the top ten rural health priority areas, as well as associated models for practice. Volume 2 contains in-depth literature reviews for each of the top rural health priority areas. Volume 3 addresses additional focus areas, with overviews, literature reviews, and accompanying models for practice.
Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3
Date: 2003 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Southwest Rural Health Research Center view details
Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Rural African Americans
Reports findings from a study of rural and urban African American adults focused on diagnosis of diabetes and cardiovascular disease and indicators of good medical control for those with diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease.
Author(s): Arch G. Mainous III, Dana E. King, David R. Garr, William S. Pearson Date: 2003 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural and Minority Health Research Center (formerly the South Carolina Rural Health Research Center) view details
Diabetes and the Rural Safety Net
Investigates the extent to which the rural safety net is able to meet the needs of people with diabetes. Includes case studies of four uninsured or underinsured rural New England residents with diabetes.
Author(s): David Hartley, Erika Ziller, Caroline Macdonald Date: 01/2002 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Maine Rural Health Research Center view details
Race and Place: Urban-Rural Differences in Health for Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Investigates urban-rural disparities for racial and ethnic minorities in six health areas: infant mortality, cancer screening and management, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV infection, and child and adult immunizations. Provides data for the years 1991-1995.
Author(s): Rebecca T. Slifkin, Laurie J. Goldsmith, Thomas C. Ricketts, Date: 03/2000 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: North Carolina Rural Health Research Program view details
Telehealth for FQHCs/RHCs: Video Resource Library
Offers videos on topics relevant to telehealth implementation for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHCs). Topics address telehealth readiness, marketing, selecting service providers, process improvement, and documenting workflows. Also, covers telehealth in primary care and dentistry, school-based telehealth, and diabetes prevention, screening and education services. Transcripts are available by clicking the three dots and selecting "show transcript." Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers view details
Behavioral Health and Psychological Maltreatment of Native American Vulnerable Adults
Provides an understanding of elderly behavioral health with a focus on anxiety, depression, substance use, and dementia that affect vulnerable Native American adults. Identifies the many forms of elder abuse and the warning signs of emotional and psychological abuse. Explains how physical health links to cognitive behaviors, and offers approaches to protect and prevent the abuse of older and disabled adults. Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative view details
Appalachian Diabetes Control and Translation Project
Provides an overview of the Appalachian Diabetes Control and Translation Project (ADCTP) which works to address health disparities in Appalachia related to diabetes prevention and management. Discusses ADCTP community health projects and success stories. Type: Website Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention view details