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Module 1: Introduction to Rural Telehealth

This module provides an overview of rural telehealth. It introduces some of the unique challenges that affect rural communities seeking to implement telehealth interventions. This module provides insight into important background information needed before implementing a telehealth program to improve rural community health.

For general information on what to consider as you start your program, see Creating a Program: Where to Begin in the Rural Community Health Toolkit.

In this module: