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Module 3: Program Clearinghouse

The HRSA Federal Office of Rural Health Policy funded rural communities to implement diabetes education and management programs as part of the 330A Outreach Authority program. This program focuses on expanding access to healthcare services in rural areas.

Examples of current 330A Outreach Authority grantees and other promising programs that developed a diabetes education and management program in a rural community are provided below. Diabetes education and management program model information is available in Module 2.

  • St. Mary's Hospitals and Clinics
    Project Title: Medical Home Plus Project
    Synopsis: A coordinated care model using nurse managers to connect patients with chronic diseases to medical and social services
  • St. Luke's Miners Hospital Diabetes Outreach Program
    Project Title: My Health, My Community - St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Community Outreach Partnership
    Synopsis: This program is working to provide diabetes awareness education and management in the primary care setting as well as obesity and diabetes prevention outreach within the community.
  • Montgomery County Kentucky Health Department
    Project Title: Western Appalachian Kentucky Healthcare Access Consortium
    Synopsis: This program uses community health workers to provide outreach, education, navigation, and care coordination services.
  • The Health Wagon
    Project Title: Enhancing Primary Care for People with Diabetes in Southwestern Virginia
    Synopsis: This project provides comprehensive healthcare services to people with chronic diseases in Southwestern, Virginia.