Community Health Worker Model for Care Coordination – A Promising Practice for Frontier Communities

The National Center for Frontier Communities in consultation with the Frontier and Rural Expert Panel, 2012. This comprehensive literature review describes the Community Health Worker (CHW) model, current care coordiantaion policies and applications, and the role CHWs can play in … Continue reading

The Care Coordination Home Telehealth (CCHT) rural demonstration project: a symptom-based approach for serving older veterans in remote geographical settings

Luptak et. al, 2010. Innovative healthcare delivery strategies are needed to address the healthcare needs of the 3.5¬†million older veterans living in US rural areas who face unique healthcare delivery challenges, including transportation barriers, poverty, and limited access to health … Continue reading