Podcast: Public Transportation’s Role in Rural Healthcare Access

Podcast: Public Transportation’s Role in Rural Healthcare Access
Posted 3/28/2022

Podcast discusses the transportation needs and challenges faced people with disabilities in rural communities as they try to access healthcare, meet their daily needs, and avoid social isolation. She explains how rural public transit agencies can help rural residents access care and how organizations such as the National Aging and Disability Transportation Center can support local transportation. She also talks about ways in which COVID-19 has spurred innovation in rural transportation.