Posts Tagged ‘Health Equity’

New Report on Rural Telemedicine: 15 Million Kids in Health Care Deserts

April 27, 2016

In a new report, 15 Million Kids in Health Care Deserts, the Children’s Health Fund examines the role of telehealth services in addressing health care access issues for vulnerable and economically disadvantaged populations. Supported by nine case studies including practitioners from across the country, the report identifies a range...

Community Preventive Services Task Force Recommends SBHCs

May 20, 2015

During the past two years, members of staff at the Centers for Disease Control’s Community Guide have systematically reviewed the literature describing the effectiveness of school-based health centers (SBHCs). The Community Preventive Services Task Force (an independent panel of public health and prevention experts) has recommended SBHCs as an...