Rural health promotion: Bailiwick for social work

Carol Bender, J. Patrick Hart

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A variety of factors have prompted increasing interest in prevention in health care practice in this country. In describing a rural health promotion project in which a social worker played a key role, this article illustrates how social work practitioners can bring their many skills to bear in efforts to promote health.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)52-58
Number of pages7
JournalHealth and Social Work
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)


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