Breaking the Barriers to Rural Care
Listen to our partners in Brazil and Chile to learn about their strategies for providing care in the most rural parts of Latin America.
Addressing the problem of rural healthcare deserts
Many Americans living in rural areas are medically underserved. Can telehealth alleviate the burden by providing virtual healthcare to patients, wherever they are? Rural healthcare ‘deserts’ Rural healthcare disparities are a growing concern in America. Dozens of rural hospital facilities have closed over the past decade, and hundreds more are classified as vulnerable to closure. […]
Expanding Remote Care without Expanding Expenses – Virtual Care for Rural and Underserved Communities
Virtually every hospital and clinic across the country is grappling with the challenge of maintaining quality and timeliness of care under the COVID-19 pandemic. Rural healthcare facilities and those providing services to under-served communities are under even more strain. Government funds are coming to the aid of these providers specifically designated for telehealth solutions. The […]
How TytoCare Helped a Community Health Center Keep ALL Staff Employed During COVID
When COVID first hit the U.S. in March 2020, in-person primary care visits fell drastically nationwide. This threatened the future of many small, rural health clinics, like Universal Community Health Center (UCHC) in South LA; a small, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides care to rural and impoverished patients. By the end of March […]