CDC Releases Updated Health Mapping Tool

Announcements from the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy… Updated Website for Mapping Health Trends: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated their interactive database providing information about health status by geographic location. The...

Scholarships Now Available For West Virginia Rural Health Conference

THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND THE 2017 CONFERENCE HAS PASSED. SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED BEFORE SEPT. 1. A limited number of scholarships are available for students and community members that want to attend the 25th Annual West Virginia...

New CDC Data Spotlights Holes in Diabetes Treatment in Rural Areas

New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that, despite higher prevalence of diabetes in rural areas of the country, a significant number of rural counties do not have a clinical practice or program that educates individuals on diabetes...