Left Out Or Roped In? Rural America’s Journey Toward Health Equity
As health equity has risen to the center of the national conversation over the past few decades, it has largely – whether intentionally or unintentionally – overlooked rural America. Meanwhile, health care access in rural communities has significantly declined, leading to some of the worst health outcomes in the United States. Through a series of true and inspiring stories, Benjamin Anderson humanizes the glaring disparities that exist between rural and urban communities and describes the structural issues that perpetuate them. He offers hopeful and practical tools that empower leaders to be their own best advocates through the hard work and ingenuity that define the backbone of America.