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Behavioral Health Case Summary

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Behavioral health services are currently in limited supply throughout the general country and precisely in Tennessee; especially in rural underserved areas of the state. Just this week in Benton, Tennessee at the Ocoee Regional Health Corporation the Tennessee Rural Partnership had ten medical residents’ physicians and medical students from across the country assembled to learn what it is like to practice rural medicine. What they learned about was shocking to most that had never lived rural or had underserved experiences.
The rare full time psychiatrist at another community health center shared the story of a patient living in rural that was in a pain management program that was coupled with other behavioral health issues. In that area
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