Digital technologies and rural healthcare: the Cumbria Rural Health Forum

Alison Marshall, Tom Bell
2014 International Journal of Integrated Care  
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more » ... roduction: Rural communities face particular issues in accessing healthcare. These issues include: • Dispersed communities meaning that people have to travel further to access healthcare; • A lack of connectivity and the absence of physical networks that enable the easy exchange of knowledge, ideas and best-practice;
doi:10.5334/ijic.1812 fatcat:q55i5w6vbbhy3ld6az7kvstfgu