Improving Population Health: One Hospital Shows What's Possible

Event Details
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)


Claudia Wade, Union General Hospital

Union General Hospital, located in Farmerville, Louisiana, is a non-profit, 20-bed Critical Access Hospital. The hospital identified teen pregnancy and STDs as being a primary concern impacting the health, well-being and future of their community. Union General Hospital created the program, "It's a Girl Thing", and are now seeing outstanding health outcomes and expanding the program. They have received a national award for the program.