IL Field & Bean - November 2018
Farming. Producers say it’s in their blood. They put their hearts into it. They thrive on being their own bosses. They count it a privilege to work closely with family.
Rural Americans need affordable insurance plans and access to providers in their communities, but far too many residents struggle to receive critical care because of costly insurance and a dearth of care options.
Rising healthcare costs impact farmer profitability and it’s time to start talking about it.
Rural hospitals and clinics struggle to provide care to a generally older and poorer population where a lack of practitioners is a growing concern.