Posts Tagged ‘Rural’

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...

Rural Telemedicine Grant Opportunity from USDA

January 20, 2016

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a grant opportunity that may be useful for school-based health centers (SBHCs) that are located in rural communities and interested in implementing or expanding a telemedicine program. Grant funds may be used for acquisition of eligible capital assets, instructional programming...