University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
Project Title: Kentucky
Program Representative Interviewed: Mace Baker, Homeplace Director
Location: Hazard, Kentucky
Program Overview: The program trains community health workers (CHWs) to provide rural
Kentuckians who are medically underserved with access to appropriate health services. The program emphasizes
preventive care, health education, and disease self-management.
Read more about Kentucky Homeplace in RHIhub’s
Rural Health Models and Innovations.
Models Represented by this Program: