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.

U.S. Department of Agriculture. National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

"The health and wellness program area encompasses a broad array of human science issues including agricultural health & safety, consumer nutrition & health education, health literacy, health in relation to the environment, access to health care and preventive services and community health planning." Includes grant writing and management resources for the Rural Health and Safety Education Competitive Grants Program.

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Center for Distance Health.

..."innovative Center within the College of Medicine that will allow the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to respond to the demands for dynamic, contemporary health care."

Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative.

"Health Cooperative is owned and operated by thirty-three, rural acute, general medical-surgical hospitals; the Cooperative's emphasis on developing an integrated network among freestanding entities distinguishes it from alternative approaches."