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"The Rural Connection" Quarterly Newsletter

As the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) lead proponent on rural Veterans, the Office of Rural Health (ORH) provides pertinent information that supports the increase of rural Veterans’ access to care and services that support their health and well-being. ORH’s quarterly newsletter is a collaborative publication that features VA and partnership agency’s information. Contact ORH to request a subscription.

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This issue of “The Rural Connection” focuses on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) efforts to provide innovative health care technology options for Veterans. It highlights the innovative ways VA is working to increase access to care for rural Veterans.

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In this Issue

  • Defining Rurality to Better Serve Rural Veterans 
  • Secretary McDonough visits Iron Mountain VAMC
  • Rural Women’s Health Mini-Residency
  • Couples’  Workshop Helps Veterans Strengthen Romantic Relationships
  • Telemedicine: Rural-Urban Differences in Veterans’ Internet Access, Use, and Preferences
  • Connecting Veterans to Diabetes Care with Telehealth Innovation
  • Biden-Harris Administration Announces More Than $770 Million for Rural Infrastructure Projects During Investing in America Tour 

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