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SUD – Marshfield Ladysmith

Marshfield Ladysmith assembled a Recovery Task Force which completed a community asset map, developed the Rusk County Resource Guide of…

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SUD – Essentia St. Mary’s

In 2021, Essentia St. Mary’s-Superior assembled a community network representing 31 organizations and completed a SUD-focused needs assessment and strategic…

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Rural EMS Listening Sessions

The Wisconsin Office of Rural Health held a series of EMS listening sessions in rural areas across the state in October and…

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Healthy Aging in Rural Towns (HeART)

The Healthy Aging in Rural Towns (HeART) project seeks to support older adults to thrive in their rural communities as they age in place. The project is a collaboration between our office, the UW-School of Nursing, and stakeholders in three communities: Iowa County, Langlade County, and the City of Waupun.
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Eating Right, Being Fit in Clark County

The Clark County Public Health Department received a grant from our office to promote healthy lifestyles and personal well-being in Clark County. One outcome of that committee was the creation of a county-wide guide to increase options for healthy eating and physical activity across Clark County. 
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Rescue Divas

Rescue Divas is a hands-on residential camp designed for middle school girls interested in exploring careers in emergency medicine.
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Medication Safety

Since 2003, the Office of Rural Health has funded over 60 Rural Community Grant projects, providing resources to rural coalitions working to address health challenges in their community. One of these successful projects was Langlade Hospital's Medication Safety Red Bag Program, developed to address medication safety and reduce accidents related to medication misuse.
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Web-Based Event Reporting Project

The Wisconsin Office of Rural Health, in partnership with the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative (RWHC), provides an opportunity for Critical Access Hospitals in Wisconsin to adopt and implement web-based event reporting. Through this project hospitals have gained a better understanding of systems issues related to patient safety.
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