Rural Public Health

Arm of a person in green health uniform and stethoscope. (iStock)Providing resource information on public health topics for rural communities and healthcare providers.

Rural Health Information Hub

"When emergencies happen in rural communities, especially if they are severe or prolonged, the resource demands on local response agencies and healthcare facilities will quickly be consumed and these events become disasters. Disasters have complex impacts whether they are natural or man-made and can occur without warning."