Bringing Community Voice into Cross-Sector Data Sharing: Supporting Aging Populations in Rural Utah
A case study that discusses a partnership between healthcare and social care entities involved with the Learning and Action in Policy and Partnerships (LAPP) initiative to implement data sharing and patient record digitization. Discusses the impact on senior care in rural Utah to improve data sharing that is culturally appropriate for tribal populations.
Date: 11/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organizations: Center for Health Care Strategies, Data Across Sectors for Health view details
FY 2022: HRSA's Rural Health Grants – Utah Fact Sheet
HRSA Federal Office of Rural Health Policy investments in Utah in Fiscal Year 2022. Lists grant and cooperative agreement recipients, award amounts, award recipient locations, and congressional district.
Date: 11/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy view details
Experiences with Use of Technology and Telehealth among Women with Prenatal Depression
Study examining the experiences of 17 women with prenatal depression who participated in videoconference intervention group meetings managed by the Utah Telehealth Network. Discusses positive and negative experiences with technology and group meetings, and notes the applicability of video-based telehealth interventions for increasing access to behavioral healthcare for rural populations.
Author(s): Uma D. Parameswaran, Ryoko Pentecost, Marcia Williams, Marcela Smid, Gwen Latendresse Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 22, 571 Date: 07/2022 Type: Document view details
Selected Rural Healthcare Facilities in Utah
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: 07/2022 Type: Map/Mapping System Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
Using Machine Learning to Identify Factors Associated with Practice Location of the Healthcare Workforce
Results of a study applying machine learning techniques to identify factors predicting the decision of physicians, nurses, dentists, and pharmacists to practice in a rural area. Uses data sets collected by the Utah Medical Education Council in 2014, 2016, and 2017. Features statistics with breakdowns by rural and non-rural location.
Author(s): Jerry Bounsanga, Martin S. Lipsky, Eric S. Hon, et al. Citation: Rural and Remote Health, 22(1), 7050 Date: 02/2022 Type: Document view details
Utah Primary Care Needs Assessment 2021
Assesses the primary care needs in the state of Utah.
Reviews indicators of healthcare access, health status, social determinants of health, and the primary care
workforce shortages in Utah. Includes information and maps
on primary care, dental, and mental Health Professional
Shortage Areas (HPSAs).
Date: 12/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Utah Office of Primary Care and Rural Health view details
Utah's Physician Workforce, 2020
Study of Utah's physician workforce, based on a 2019 survey by the Utah Medical Education Council. Discusses supply and demand, demographics, geographic distribution, practice characteristics, projected supply and demand, and specialty profiles including primary care and specialty care. Features statistics with breakdowns by rural and urban areas.
Author(s): Jared Staheli, Clark Ruttinger Date: 11/2020 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Utah Medical Education Council view details