The conventional view of emergency department visitation as only necessary for acute illness is far from reality in rural communities....more
Dr. Greenwood-Ericksen is an assistant professor of emergency medicine and health services researcher at the University of New Mexico. She researches health care delivery and rural population health. She works to improve rural population health by optimizing and transforming the structure of rural health care delivery. She also has a special interest in the role emergency medicine can play in coordinating care with local safety-net and community providers.