Latest Office of Rural Health Policy Stories

2014-05-02 16:24:29

The article, entitled, "The Future of Rural Health," discusses the need for a healthcare delivery system that is sustainable, meaningful and effectively links the current payment model with the patient care delivery structure of the future. DENVER, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Colorado Municipalities periodical, dedicated to informing and educating community officials, recently published an article in its April 2014 issue written by Michelle Mills, chief executive officer...

2013-12-04 23:31:36

Funding from the Foundation will support rural workforce development, critical access hospital and rural health clinic programs, and outreach and educational activities. Denver, CO (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 The Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC) today announced that the Colorado Health Foundation has awarded a fourteen-month, $350,000 grant to support general operations. The grant continues effective services and programs offered by CRHC to rural healthcare providers and facilities...

2013-11-24 23:02:57

The Colorado Rural Health Center joined members, partners and other state and national rural stakeholders to “Celebrate the Power of Rural” during the third annual National Rural Health Day celebration. Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 National Rural Health Day was observed on Thursday, November 21st as an opportunity to raise awareness of the unique healthcare issues facing rural communities throughout the United States. The National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health...

2013-10-21 23:02:04

The Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), provides information, tools and education to Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and individual state Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (FLEX) Programs. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Michelle Mills, chief executive officer (CEO) of Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC), has been appointed to the TASC Advisory Committee, a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center. The appointment to the TASC Advisory Committee will run...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'