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Federal Grants to Expand Access to Health Insurance in Chautauqua County

October 15, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Community Success Stories,News & Issues   |   0 Comments

Tracey Drury Buffalo Business First Reporter-Buffalo Business First   Two Chautauqua County agencies have received new federal funding to help expand access for rural residents to health insurance. The Chautauqua County Health NetworkInc. in Jamestown and Chautauqua Opportunities Inc. in Dunkirk will each receive $25,000 from the Health and Human Resources Administration, part of a $1.4 […]

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Rural Health Group Grows Again in Indiana

October 15, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Celebrations,Community Success Stories,News & Issues   |   0 Comments

October 13, 2014 News Release Terre Haute, Ind. — For the second time this year, the Rural Health Innovation Collaborative has welcomed a new partner to its efforts in education, research and economic development. The collaborative’s board of directors has approved Terre Haute Regional Hospital as a supporting member. The move brings to 14 the […]

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Wisconsin Prepares for National Rural Health Day 2014

October 15, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Celebrations,News & Issues   |   0 Comments

Video Contest – 2014 Do you have short video showing rural healthcare?  Would you like to be featured in a statewide celebration?  Do cash prizes sound good? We’ve held two photo contests, and been amazed by what you all can do with a camera in a rural setting.  So we’ve decided to try video this […]

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Preparing for National Rural Health Day Webinar

October 15, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Celebrations,News & Issues   |   0 Comments

NOSORH recently had a webinar that highlighted all the plans currently underway for celebrating National Rural Health Day, and also got input for various partners and State Offices of Rural Health. Click here for the Presentation and also the Viewable Recording   WHAT:  A discussion about planning for National Rural Health Day and what your state can […]

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Kentucky Institute of Rural Health receives $50,000 grant

October 15, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Celebrations,Community Success Stories,News & Issues   |   0 Comments

Brittany Eldridge This semester the Institute of Rural Health received a gift of $50,000 from the Good Samaritan Foundation. Every year, the Good Samaritan Foundation, associated with the United Methodist Church, awards grants for healthcare and health education in the state of Kentucky. IRH received the money earlier this year. The money will be used […]

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