Today more than ever, rural communities must tackle accessibility issues, a lack of health care providers, the needs of an aging population suffering from a greater number of chronic conditions, and larger percentages of un- and underinsured citizens," said NOSORH Director Teryl Eisinger.
Mary Beth Skupien, PhD, ORH director, will join NOSORH Director Teryl Eisinger for a National Rural Health Day Webinar.
NOSORH created National Rural Health Day to showcase rural America; increase awareness of rural health issues; and promote the efforts of NOSORH, SORHs and others in addressing those issues.
5 million Americans live in rural and frontier communities," notes NOSORH Director Teryl Eisinger.
EST - Exploring Rural Health Policy Issues(Bill Finerfrock, NOSORH Legislative Liaison)