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10/15/2020

Getting Health Care Was Already Tough In Rural Areas. The Pandemic Has Made It Worse

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Before the pandemic hit, the medical workforce in rural areas was on the decline. As COVID-19 continues to affect the U.S, this disparity for rural healthcare continues to increase. How do we ensure healthcare access to rural areas? The pandemic has affected mobility for many previous healthcare providers, and telehealth access is a major pain point to reach isolated areas.

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