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The Town-Level Prevalence of Chronic Lung Conditions and Death From COVID-19 Among Older Adults in Connecticut and Rhode Island
Examine the association between town-level rates of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and deaths from COVID-19 in 208 towns in Connecticut and Rhode Island. Features county-level maps with shadings showing prevalence of asthma and COPD, and statistics with breakdown by rural location.
Author(s): Taylor Jansen, Chae Man Lee, Shu Xu, Nina M. Silverstein, Elizabeth Dugan
Citation: Preventing Chronic Disease, 19
Date: 06/2022
Type: Document
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Selected Rural Healthcare Facilities in Connecticut
Shows the state's Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHCs), as well as Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) sites and short term/PPS hospitals located outside of urbanized areas.
Date: 04/2022
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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FY 2021: HRSA's Rural Health Grants – Connecticut Fact Sheet
HRSA Federal Office of Rural Health Policy investments in Connecticut in Fiscal Year 2021. Lists grant and cooperative agreement recipients, award amounts, award recipient locations, and congressional district.
Date: 11/2021
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
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Connecticut Office of Rural Health: 2020 Annual Report
An overview of rural health work in Connecticut. Includes a discussion of response to COVID-19 and the opioid use disorder crisis, and work in the area of health equity.
Date: 2020
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Connecticut State Office of Rural Health
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Northwest Connecticut Substance Abuse and Mental Health Resource Guide
Lists substance abuse and mental health resources available in rural Litchfield County, Connecticut. Features crisis lines, treatment centers, and detox centers among other services.
Date: 03/2018
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: The Litchfield Opiate Task Force
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An Assessment of Connecticut Rural Health: Overview, Obstacles and Opportunities
Analyzes current statistics and data to help prioritize the work of the Connecticut Office of Rural Health in enhancing access to quality healthcare for Connecticut's rural residents. Comments on the health status and demographics of rural Connecticut, health related behaviors, the status of healthcare delivery, and access and utilization of healthcare. Includes some rural town specific data in the appendices.
Date: 08/2015
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Connecticut State Office of Rural Health
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Northeast Telehealth Resource Center - Upcoming Events
List of events hosted by the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC), other Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs), and other events related to telehealth that address telehealth policy, delivery and disease prevention, and more. Includes past event recordings.
Type: Calendar/Event List
Sponsoring organization: Northeast Telehealth Resource Center
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ERS State Fact Sheet: Connecticut
State-level data on population, poverty, food security, educational attainment, employment, and income. Includes data for rural areas, urban areas, and the state as a whole.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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Connecticut KIDS COUNT Data Center
Provides data on child well-being for the state. Covers demographics, economic well-being, education, family and community, health, and safety and risky behaviors. Some data available by county.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Annie E. Casey Foundation
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Connecticut QuickFacts
State-level data on demographics, housing, income, and other social determinants of health, with the option to add data for counties and cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more. Includes information from multiple U.S. Census Bureau censuses, surveys, and programs.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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Additional resources are available. See a full list of Connecticut Resources.


Last Updated: 7/1/2022