Why Rural Health Care in Georgia Needs Net Neutrality

Jan 3, 2018

Last month, the Federal Communications Commission repealed net neutrality. Those regulations prohibit broadband providers from blocking websites or charging for higher-quality service. But a lot of people still don’t understand what net neutrality is all about, so we break it down. Then, we take a look at how rural healthcare initiatives in Georgia will suffer without net neutrality in place. We discuss this with Andy Miller, Editor for Georgia Health News and Mei Kwong, Director with the Center for Connected Health Policy.