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Rural Health

Researchers study community factors related to diabetes

April 29, 2019
This study is one of the first to explore regional factors associated with diabetes prevalence at the county level in Texas

Increasing rural residents’ access to mental health care

April 24, 2019
Telehealth Counseling Clinic continues to expand free mental health care access to medically underserved

What happens when a hospital is full?

April 23, 2019
Hospitals strategize in different way keep accepting new patients, but sometimes they need to send them elsewhere

Live episode: Plugging Into Rural Healthcare Solutions

April 16, 2019

Listen to the full panel discussion, recorded live at South by Southwest 2019 in Austin, featuring Carrie L. Byington, MD, vice chancellor for health services at The Texas A&M University System, senior vice president of the Texas A&M University Health Science Center and dean of the Texas A&M College of Medicine; Dan McCoy, MD, president of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas; Vivian Lee, MD, president of health platforms at Verily; and Greg Winfree, director of the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.

Texas A&M University Health Science Center returned to SXSW

March 11, 2019
Experts from the Texas A&M University Health Science Center went to Austin to discuss the future of health care

Solutions to health care challenges in rural Texas communities

March 11, 2019
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and the Health Science Center finalize terms for new rural health project

TexVet: Connecting veterans with lifechanging information and resources

December 13, 2018
Verifying and organizing services to improve veteran lives

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas supports launch of new rural health project with Texas A&M University

November 13, 2018
Joint project to identify and implement solutions to mitigate health care challenges in Texas’ rural communities

Amplifying research to improve health of rural residents

November 13, 2018
Numerous research grants from Health Resources and Services Administration expand rural health improvement across Texas

Intimate Partner Violence and culturally specific interventions

October 12, 2018
Study seeks to understand the cycles of violence within South Texas