Latest Office of Rural Health Policy Stories

2010-11-19 13:15:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today announced the awarding of nearly $8 million for existing Community Health Center Cooperative Agreements.

2010-10-22 09:56:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HRSA has awarded $1.6 million to support the Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Demonstration Program (SCDTDP).

2010-05-11 07:15:00

ANDOVER, Mass., May 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As part of a growing trend, rural hospitals from across the country are collaborating with larger tertiary care facilities and independent critical care monitoring providers to bring eICU telehealth services and support to their local rural communities.

2009-08-19 06:59:00

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Overcoming the challenges of bringing quality and cutting edge genetic and newborn screening (NBS) services to local communities and to children and families with hereditary diseases is extremely complex.

2008-09-05 18:00:06

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Health Resources and Services Administration, +1-301- 443-3376, press@hrsa.gov ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept.

2008-08-28 00:00:38

By Susan Abram Two San Fernando Valley clinics will split nearly $1 million in federal grants to expand programs and boost resources to help more residents with health needs, officials announced Tuesday.

2008-06-25 09:03:33

Take Care Health Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of drugstore operator Walgreens, has announced that it is expanding its clinic presence in Colorado to include up to 16 clinics by the end of 2008. According to Take Care Health Systems, it currently manages three clinics in the Denver area.

2004-11-25 03:00:15

HHS NEWS Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tommy G. Thompson announced the distribution of almost $11 million in grants to 91 health centers nationwide.

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