Latest Office of Rural Health Policy Stories

2011-05-17 13:30:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced $4.9 million in new and continuing grants to support the Family-to-Family Health Information Centers, primarily non-profit organizations run by and for families with children with special health care needs.

2011-04-29 11:55:00

DENVER, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, in an effort to acknowledge the vital services of rural healthcare practitioners across Colorado, State Representative Tom Massey (R-CO), will introduce a House Joint Resolution to recognize "Rural Health Day." A broad network provides healthcare services to more than 666,000 Coloradans living in rural areas, including nine rural hospitals, 29 critical access hospitals, 52 rural health clinics, public health departments, community-funded safety...

2010-12-08 00:00:45

The 24th Annual Rural Health Care Leadership Conference, hosted by Health Forum and the American Hospital Association, will bring together top thinkers in the field.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.