Expanding Rural Elder Care Options: Models That Work
Proceedings from the 2008 Rural Long Term Care Access and Options Workshop, which discussed model options for home, community, and facility-based care by care coordination systems that enhance autonomy and quality of life for rural elders.
Author(s): Peter Fitzgerald, Andy Coburn, Sharon K. Dwyer Date: 06/2009 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural Long Term Care Workgroup view details
Bringing Broadband to Rural America: Report on a Rural Broadband Strategy
Describes a comprehensive rural broadband strategy proposed
to Congress and recommendations for improving inter-agency
coordination of broadband policies. Covers initiatives for
assessing broadband needs in rural areas and for specific
federal agency programs and resources to overcome the
obstacles that currently impede rural broadband deployment.
Author(s): Michael J. Copps Date: 05/2009 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Federal Communications Commission view details
The 2009 Report to the Secretary: Rural Health and Human Services Issues
Report to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on issues related to rural America. Examines three key topics: workforce and community development, creating viable patient-centered medical homes, and serving at-risk children.
Date: 04/2009 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services view details