Module 6: Funding and Sustainability of Rural COPD Programs
It is important to consider sustainability early in the planning stages of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(COPD) programs and to incorporate sustainability strategies throughout implementation. This module discusses
key issues for sustainability planning and highlights several strategies for sustainability.
For sustainability strategies that would apply to any type of program, see Planning for Funding and Sustainability in the Rural
Community Health Toolkit.
In this module: