Wednesday, September 28, 2022

New Hampshire Ranks No. 1 in Nation for Fentanyl Deaths

New Hampshire ranks No. 2 in the nation, behind West Virginia, for the number of opioid-related deaths relative to its population. It ranks No....
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Vermont Signs Telemedicine Bill into Law

Vermont has passed a bill to expand the use of telemedicine as part of improving access to health care for those living in rural parts of...

Hawaii Department of Health Fines Department of Agriculture

The Hawaii State Department of Health has issued a Notice of Violation and Order against the Department of Agriculture for unlawful discharge of animal...

BAMA-Care Trains Nurse Practitioners to Work in Rural Alabama

Primary care nurse practitioners will train to work in rural and underserved areas of Alabama under a new program in the University of Alabama’s...

Rural-Urban Disparity in COVID-19 Cases Highlight Lack of Medical Resources, Misinformation

The above graph details the COVID-19 Impact Score, developed at the F. Marie Hall Institute of Rural and Community Health, Department...