Characteristics of Medicaid Beneficiaries Who Use Rural Health Clinics
Describes the population of Rural Health Clinic (RHC) users from North Carolina, Georgia, California, and Texas to assist in policy making and in research using CMS Medicaid claim data from RHCs and healthcare providers practicing under the RHC program.
Author(s): Marisa Domino, Seth Tyree, Regina Rutledge, et al. Date: 05/2016 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: North Carolina Rural Health Research Program view details
Healthy Border 2020: A Prevention & Health Promotion Initiative
Reports on the prevailing public health issues occurring in U.S.-Mexico border populations. Identifies an agenda focused on health promotion and disease prevention, and develops a strategy for implementing a coordinated public health response at binational, state and local levels.
Date: 06/2015 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: United States-México Border Health Commission view details
Nuestra Voz, Nuestra Salud, Nuestro Texas: The Fight for Women's Reproductive Health in the Rio Grande Valley
Examines reproductive health in the Rio Grande Valley region and provides recommendations to improve it. Data was collected from interviews and focus groups in four counties of the Lower Rio Grande Valley where several isolated rural border communities, or colonias, are located. Discusses the impact and results of Texas's policy decisions on Latinas, their families, and their communities as they search for affordable reproductive healthcare.
Date: 11/2013 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health view details
Texas Panhandle Mental Health Guide
Mental health resource guide for the Texas Panhandle region offering local, state, and national resources, a listing of regional services and support agencies, and information on state and federal legislation. Includes search tools to identify resources and services for specific locations and categories. Type: Website Sponsoring organization: Panhandle Behavioral Health Alliance view details
Texas Rural Health Association - Events
Provides information on upcoming events from the Texas Rural Health Association, including conferences, webinars, seminars, and other events to related to rural health. Type: Calendar/Event List Sponsoring organization: Texas Rural Health Association view details
Texas Stress Management and Crisis Support
Offers information on farmer mental health and stress management resources, including the AgriStress Helpline for Texas.
833.897.2474 Type: Hotline Sponsoring organization: University of Texas at Tyler Health Science Center view details
UT Health San Antonio ECHO
Program partnering healthcare workers in underserved, remote, and rural areas with providers to expand knowledge and support specialty care in local communities through the Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) model. Type: Tutorial/Training Sponsoring organization: UT Health San Antonio view details