Module 3: Cross-Cutting Issues for Rural Emergency Preparedness and Response
There are many facets to successful emergency preparedness and response in rural areas. While there are unique
aspects to every rural community and there is no one-size-fits-all strategy, this module discusses some common
cross-cutting issues and identifies key considerations for rural emergency preparedness and response.
For a general overview of rural program implementation, see Implementing a Rural Community Health Program in
the Rural Community Health Toolkit.
In this module: