Out in the Rural - A Health Center in Mississippi |
Video courtesy of Delta Health Center, Mound Bayou, Mississippi; Tufts Medical School; H. Jack Geiger, MD

Filmed in the late 1960's, a young Jack Geiger describes the comprehensive health care approach developed in the Mississippi Bayou to address the root causes of poverty. The model included the Delta Health Center as well as a school and agricultural cooperative for local residents.


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