Madison Outreach and Services through Telehealth (MOST) Network
Video featuring the Madison Outreach Services through
Telehealth (MOST) Network, which serves the Hispanic/Latino
population of Brazos Valley, Texas. Highlights their
partnership with Texas A&M's Telehealth Counseling
Clinic, where doctoral-level students and promotoras
connect with patients in remote clinics to offer mental
health and substance abuse counseling.
Date: 07/2016 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
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 County Designations
Depicts rural and metropolitan counties in Texas.
Date: 04/2012 Type: Map/Mapping System Sponsoring organization: Texas State Office of Rural 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