July 16, 2024

Advancing Digital Excellence

Pioneering Technological Innovation

Improving Rural Health Outcomes with Technology

5 min read

Baha Zeidan, CEO of Azalea Health, explores how technology can bridge healthcare gaps in rural America. Discover innovative solutions to enhance rural healthcare services.

Rural healthcare providers face unique and unprecedented challenges, from facility closures to talent shortages to limited resources.

However, the patients they serve deserve the same quality care that residents in urban and suburban areas receive. Unfortunately, it’s often impossible because there aren’t enough healthcare providers where they are most needed.

Primary care deserts—locations without adequate access to health care—are a growing threat. These deserts might lack primary care providers, trauma centers, and pharmacies.

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