Alabama Veterans Rural Health Initiative: a pilot study of enhanced community outreach in rural areas

Academic Article


  • CONCLUSIONS: Results provide needed empirical support for a specific outreach intervention that speeds enrollment and engagement for rural individuals in VA services. Planned interventions to improve service utilization should ameliorate ambivalence about accessing health care in addition to addressing traditional systems or environmental-level barriers.
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    Author List

  • Hilgeman MM; Mahaney-Price AF; Stanton MP; McNeal SF; Pettey KM; Tabb KD; Litaker MS; Parmelee P; Hamner K; Martin MY
  • Start Page

  • 153
  • End Page

  • 163
  • Volume

  • 30
  • Issue

  • 2