Six objectives to reduce the healthcare gap with telehealth

The Daily Yonder recently posted Craig Settles’ Analysis: Telehealth’s Potential to Redefine Healthcare for Rural America. He looks at the impact of COVID on telehealth, on telehealth on COVID and recommendation to help all citizens benefit.

A comprehensive strategy with the goal of reducing the healthcare gap could achieve six objectives:

  1. Reimagining Visits to the Doctor
  2. Marrying Chronic Care and Home Care
  3. Emergency Response and Trauma Care
  4. Mental Healthcare
  5. Senior Healthcare and Aging In Place
  6. Re-imagining Hospital Care
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About Ann Treacy

Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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