December 2020

Penny BlackWisconsin Office of Rural HealthData and Evaluation Program ManagerNOSORH Member since 2014 What I’m working on right now: A rather large data organizing project. Your eyes may have just glazed over but I love this stuff. We’re a small office (8...

Promising Practice: Wisconsin Recognizes Need to Engage Girls in EMS

Rescue Divas is a camp for middle-school girls that aims to attract new recruits to the field of emergency medical services. The Ashland Bayfield county areas, like many rural areas, has a difficult time recruiting volunteers for EMS services. They decided to change...

Kevin Jacobson January 2015

Kevin Jacobson is the Rural Communities Program Manager at the Wisconsin Office of Rural Health, within the UW School of Medicine and Public Health, where he manages various community outreach programs and hosts training and educational events for rural hospitals,...