B2B | South Carolina’s Rural and Underserved: A Need for Healthcare Providers
Date Recorded: 11/13/2019
Last Day to Register: 11/15/2021
Instructional Hours: 1.00
Online Evaluation: Available 11/13/201911/20/2021
Pre-Test?No
Post-Test?No
*For on-demand programs with a post test, you must score 75% or higher and complete the online evaluation before the evaluation close date to receive credit.
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Disclosure Statement: None
Description: Participants will gain knowledge about rural and medically underserved areas in South Carolina. Several counties in SC will be highlighted regarding the low presence of practicing healthcare providers.
Handouts: No handouts are currently available.

Accreditations and Pricing

AccreditationsConsortium MembersAll Others 
Bench to Bedside Students $0.00
Area Health Education Consortium StudentParticipation recognition only: This 1 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Understand the difference between rural and underserved areas.
Discuss the shortages of healthcare providers in South Carolina.
Define Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA).
Define Medically Underserved Areas (MUAs) and Medically Underserved Populations (MUPs).
Discuss the need for information management in the healthcare industry.
Highlight careers related to health informatics.

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