About This Toolkit
The Rural Health Equity Toolkit was first published on
Toolkits are developed based on a review of FORHP grantees' applications, foundation-funded projects, and an
extensive literature review, to identify evidence-based and promising models. Programs featured in the toolkit
were interviewed to provide insights about their work and guidance for other rural communities interested in
undertaking a similar project.
This toolkit was produced by the NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis in collaboration with the Rural
Health Information Hub (RHIhub).
Contributors from the NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis include Luciana Rocha, Mal Kennedy, Tricia
Stauffer, and Elizabeth Ramirez.
The NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis wishes to acknowledge the following individuals who have
contributed their time and expertise to ensure that this toolkit is as useful and up-to-date as possible:
- Alexandra Adams, Center for American Indian and Rural Health Equity, Montana State University
- Katrina Badger, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
- Diane Hall, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Dolores E. Roybal, Con Alma Health Foundation
- Mary-Katherine McNatt, A.T. Still University
- David Line, Eastern Washington University
- The Rural Health Information Hub Advisory Board
For questions or comments about the toolkit, or for further assistance with using the toolkit, please contact:
Suggested citation: NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health
Analysis, 2022. Rural Health Equity Toolkit [online] Rural Health Information Hub. Available at: https://www.ruralhealthinfo.org/toolkits/health-equity
[Accessed 26 September 2023].