Rural health policies describe a vision of what health care should look like for rural people and communities. Within Pillar II, Rural Health Policy, you can explore the following topics:
A vision for rural health – Policies are important frameworks that establish the priority actions and allocation of resources at different government levels. Decisions established through policies in many different sectors can have a profound influence on the health of communities. This section highlights some polices that influence the health of rural Albertans.
Advocacy – Rural communities have many reasons to advocate for services and infrastructure that support rural health. In this section, explore resources to help you advocate for your community’s needs.