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Tuesday, 08 January 2019
In December 2018, Gov. Mike Parson held a rural health summit in Bolivar, Mo., that addressed issues for rural Missourians. A number of the issues touched on expanded opportunities to improve rural health policy and delivery. As a result, #ReimagineRuralHealth explores 10 rural health issues that were ...Read More...
Posted on 01/08/2019 11:15 AM by Elizabeth Walker
Tuesday, 08 January 2019
Millennials need mental-health care, but struggle to access it. Advocates hope to change that. SHARE »
"#Millennials and #GenerationZ are more likely than others to report their #mentalhealth as fair or poor, according to a 2018 survey by the American Psychological Association. In the survey, #millennials reported the highest average stress level of all generations. At the same time, young adults ...Read More...
Posted on 01/08/2019 10:30 AM by Kristin Neal
Monday, 07 January 2019
The current #OpioidCrisis is daunting, but the new program from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is working to fill #opioidtreatment access gaps in #medicallyunderserved areas. The National Health Service Corps SUD Workforce Loan Repayment Program will offer #studentloan repayment ...Read More...
Posted on 01/07/2019 10:53 AM by Kristin Neal
Friday, 04 January 2019
Great insight from Tennessee #healthcare leaders, Nick Lewis, Amy Garner, Skipper Bondurant and Neely Ashby, who each highlight the importance of collaboration with organizations like the Tennessee Hospital Association,American Hospital Association and Rural Health Association of Tennessee, Inc. in ...Read More...
Posted on 01/04/2019 9:30 AM by Elizabeth Walker
Thursday, 03 January 2019
"More than four in five Americans (84%) again rate the honesty and ethical standards of nurses as "very high" or "high," earning them the top spot among a diverse list of professions for the 17th consecutive year." https://news.gallup.com/poll/245597/nurses-again-outpace-professions-honesty-ethic ...Read More...
Posted on 01/03/2019 9:00 AM by Elizabeth Walker