University of Kansas Medical Center
Center On Aging
5026 Wescoe, 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, Kansas 66160-7117
Fax: 913-588-1201

Mission Statement: The goal of the National Resource and Policy Center on Rural Long-Term Care (NRPCRLTC) is to improve the availability of and access to in-home and community-based long-term care services for elderly and disabled persons in rural areas across the United States.

Project Director: Linda J. Redford, RN, PhD, email:

Funded by: Grant No. 90-AM-0697 from the Administration On Aging, Department of Health and Human Services.

For more information on Geriatrics go to:

For more information on Rural Interdisciplinary Training go to