Safety Net Health Care Websites

August 16, 2015
Source: Various

African-American Health Resources

Child Welfare League of AmericaProvides expertise, leadership and innovation on policies, programs, and practices help improve the lives of millions of children in all 50 states.

Cover Missouri

A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health website offers CME/CE credit and equips health care professionals with awareness, knowledge, and skills to better treat the increasingly diverse U.S. population they serve.

Federal Office of Rural Health PolicyCoordinates activities related to rural health care within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Glossary-The Most Important Terms in Health Care Policy, From A to Z

Health Reform Central, Families USA

KanCare: A Review

KC Healthy Kids

Missouri Association of Rural Health ClinicsHealth professionals committed to providing a forum to exchange information specific to federally-certified Rural Health Clinics.

Missouri Health Matters

Missouri Medicaid Coalition

Missouri Rural Healthcare AssociationA non-profit, grass-roots, member-driven organization whose mission is to safeguard and improve the health of rural Missourians.

MO HealthNet

National Council on Child Abuse and Family ViolenceNCCAFV provides prevention services by bringing together community and national stakeholders, volunteers and professionals to prevent intergenerational family violence: child abuse and neglect, spouse/partner abuse, and elder abuse and neglect.

National Rural Health AssociationThe association’s mission is to provide leadership on rural health issues.

Principles of Prevention – Free On-line Course for Violence Prevention

Reform Reality

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Rural Assistance CenterInformation portal that helps rural communities and other rural stakeholders access the full range of available programs, funding, and research that can enable them to provide quality health and human services to rural residents.

Rural Assistance Center: Dental Health ResourcesInformation, resources and success stories about rural dental health.

Rural Health Resources

Rural Minority Health Resources

Rural Policy Research InstituteBased out of the University of Missouri, Iowa State University, and the University of Nebraska, the Rural Policy Research Institute provides unbiased analysis and information on the challenges, needs, and opportunities facing rural America. RUPRI’s aim is to spur public dialogue and help policymakers understand the rural impacts of public policies and programs.

Show Me Health Answers

Spotlight on Poverty Data Map

The National Center on Domestic and Sexual ViolenceNCDSV designs, provides, and customizes training and consultation, influences policy, promotes collaboration and enhances diversity with the goal of ending domestic and sexual violence.

The National Coalition Against Domestic ViolenceNCADV’s mission is to organize for collective power by advancing transformative work, thinking and leadership of communities and individuals working to end the violence in our lives.

The National Domestic Violence HotlineThe Hotline is a nonprofit organization that provides crisis intervention, information and referral to victims of domestic violence, perpetrators, friends and families. The Hotline answers a variety of calls and is a resource for domestic violence advocates government officials, law enforcement agencies and the general public.

The Uninsured: An Interactive Tool

University of Kansas Medical Center Rural Health Blog

University of Kansas Medical Center Rural Health Education and Services

US Department of Health & Human Services Health Resources & Services Administration


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