Thursday, June 30, 2022

We Have a Problem. . . or Do We?

Mortality rate is reported as the number of deaths in a population in a unit of time, and the data typically comes from vital...

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...

Rural Health Report Cards: Why They Matter

In this issue of RHQ, we focused on devising rural health report cards for every state in the nation with at least one rural...

The Importance of Diversity in Research

“Black lives matter.”  “Blue lives matter.”  “All lives matter.” These are slogans associated with recent events that speak to the value of life from differing...

Rural Home-Health Agencies Better at Starting Care, Less Likely to Keep...

In a new research brief from The Journal of Rural Health, researchers discovered that while rural home-health is better at providing timely...