Rural Health Services

Smartphones Enable Teledermatology in South Dakota: An Overview and Primer for Primary Care Providers.

Publication Date: 
Dec 03, 2015

Timely access to specialty care by dermatologists is a significant problem in South Dakota. This is especially germane to patients in rural areas, the elderly, and those with socioeconomic barriers.

Collecting syndromic surveillance data by mobile phone in rural India: implementation and feasibility.

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Publication Date: 
Apr 06, 2015

BACKGROUND: Infectious disease surveillance has long been a challenge for countries like India, where 75% of the health care services are private and consist of both formal and informal health care providers.