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Rural Health
Resources by Topic: Uninsured and underinsured

Reaching Rural Communities
Covers strategies, outreach tools, and other resources to connect with families and children eligible for Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Includes webinars and videos, and outreach tools specifically for reaching out to American Indian and Alaskan Native populations.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Health Insurance Coverage, 2008-2017
Animated map showing annual county-level data on health insurance coverage from 2008-2017, based on the Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE).
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE): Interactive Data and Mapping
Interactive map providing access to health insurance coverage data by county, with option to focus results by age, gender, race/ethnicity, and income.
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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The Children's Health and Education Mapping Tool
An interactive mapping resource that focuses on education and healthcare access among low-income children using geographic information systems (GIS). County-level data and statistics included for child health, education, and socioeconomic status.
Additional links: Video Tutorials
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: School-Based Health Alliance
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Mapping the Measure of America
State and county-level maps showing key health indicators such as life expectancy, diabetes, and more. Also covers indicators that impact health, like educational attainment and income.
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Measure of America
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Directory of Alaska Health Care Safety Net Providers
Directory of providers who deliver healthcare and other services to uninsured, Medicaid and other vulnerable patients in rural and urban Alaska.
Type: Directory
Sponsoring organization: Alaska Division of Public Health
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Healthcare Access in Rural Communities Topic Guide
Provides resources and answers frequently asked questions related to healthcare access and discusses the importance of primary care for rural residents. Covers barriers to healthcare access in rural areas, such as transportation, insurance, and workforce issues. Highlights strategies to improve access to care for rural residents.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) AtlasPlus
Provides access to state and county-level data on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, tuberculosis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. Also includes data on the social determinants of health and state-level data on the rural population.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Colorado County Health Profiles
Illustrates health data by county, region, and the state of Colorado for demographics, population, employment, income, health insurance, healthcare workforce, healthcare utilization, health status, oral health, food security, and more.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Colorado Health Institute
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Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) Program
Single-year estimates of health insurance coverage by county and state. Includes coverage by age, race, gender, and income. Selected maps are available, some by county.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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