May 24, 2017 Delta Regional Authority Offers Funding and Technical Assistance to Strengthen Local Economies through Arts and Culture Creative Placemaking Initiative Supports Community Development MISSISSIPPI RIVER DELTA – The...
The RUPRI Health Panel describes opportunities for rural communities to develop a high performance rural health system after hospital closure, including three case studies that describe real-world transitions from hospital-based locus of...
FULL COMMITTEE HEARING Examining the Farm Economy: Perspectives on Rural America Date: Thursday, May 25, 2017 Click link below for testimony and video of hearing: https://www.agriculture.senate.gov/hearings/examining-the-farm-economy-perspectives-on-rural-america
Mario Gutierrez is the Executive Director of the Center for Connected Health Policy based in California and the Chair of the RUPRI Human Services Panel.
The Center for Connected Health Policy is a nonprofit organization working to advance the use of telehealth technologies to improve health outcomes, care delivery, and reduce health care costs through improvements in public policy. Mr. Gutierrez is widely recognized as one of the nation’s foremost experts in telehealth health policy.
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