Human Services to Support Rural Health – Resources
Selected recent or important resources focusing on Human Services to Support Rural Health.
Care Management for Medicaid Enrollees Through Community Health Teams
Presents data from a 2011-2012 review of state Medicaid medical home programs in 8 states. Identifies community health team programs that provide services such as care coordination and self-management coaching. Includes information on small or rural practices.
Author(s): Mary Takach, Jason Buxbaum Date: 05/2013 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Commonwealth Fund view details
Taking Stock: Rural People, Poverty, and Housing in the 21st Century
Details rural poverty and housing in the U.S. using data
from the 2010 Census and American Community Survey (ACS).
Covers information on substandard housing in rural areas
and addresses rural housing for high poverty areas and
populations, including the Border Colonias, Appalachia, the
Mississippi Delta, and housing for Native Americans and
Date: 12/2012 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Housing Assistance Council view details
Place-Based Policies and Public Health: The Road to Healthy Rural People and Places
Identifies how the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable
Care Act (ACA) can influence the social determinants of
health and contribute to the prosperity, equity,
sustainability, and livability of rural places.
Author(s): Keith J. Mueller, A. Clinton MacKinney, Mario Gutierrez, Jocelyn Richgels Date: 03/2011 Type: Document Sponsoring organizations: Rural Policy Research Institute Human Services Panel, Rural Policy Research Institute Rural Health Panel view details
ACL Housing and Services Resource Center: Tribal Housing
Provides resources and information on solutions to tribal housing issues. Includes links to help users develop knowledge about the unique housing needs of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians, as well as tools and resources related to tribal housing partnerships. Type: Website Sponsoring organization: Administration for Community Living view details
Weatherization Assistance Program
Provides an overview of the federally-funded program that provides grants to states, territories, and some Indian tribes to improve the energy efficiency of low-income families' homes. Includes information on how to apply for weatherization assistance. Type: Website Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Energy view details
Rural Services Integration Toolkit
Resources and information to help rural communities integrate health and human services. Describes a range of different program models for service integration. Identifies evidence-based and promising models that have been implemented in rural communities. Type: Website Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
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