Tag Archives: rural

Why rural residents need better access to care, starting with high-speed Internet

Did you know that “rural America” encompasses 97 percent of the US land mass? And, 60 million people (20 percent of the U.S. population) live in rural America. This matters when it comes to healthcare. Because of the sheer distances, rural residents are increasingly isolated from reasonable geographic access to physicians, behavioral health professionals, outpatient… Read More »

MU School of Medicine Awarded Largest Grant for Rural Health Care in School’s History – KBIA

The MU School of Medicine was awarded nearly $ 5 million in grant money to enhance existing medical programs in rural Missouri, the school announced Tuesday. The school received two grants from the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration, which will fund programs designed to address the doctor shortages in rural parts of the state,… Read More »

Successful Implementation of E-Pharmacy in Rural India – Entrepreneur

E-Pharmacy improves purchaser’s comfort and access, this will above all advantage endless old-age patients living in family units, and patients who are not in a condition to go out to discover a drug store August 18, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: Drug overdose death rates in cities outpace rural areas

Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what’s going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $ 1.00 an issue! DRUG OVERDOSE DEATH RATES IN CITIES OUTPACE RURAL AREAS: A government study released Friday reveals a more complicated picture of… Read More »