Archive for the Rural Health Category

OP-ED: Seizing the Opportunity to Build More Equitable Systems of Care

By Julia Wacker Senior Vice President, North Carolina Healthcare Foundation    The Boys and Girls Club of North Central North Carolina has been an anchor in its community, providing afterschool enrichment for children, for decades. Then COVID struck, schools closed, and the world

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Fill the Gap Grants Inject Over $1.5 Million Into NC Underserved and Rural Communities

Funding represents second round of NC Healthcare Foundation’s support of local COVID-19 Initiatives  CARY, NC – July 21, 2020 – From helping economically distressed families live healthier in New Bern, to assisting victims of domestic violence in Durham, to supporting tele-health in Crossnore,

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NC Healthcare Foundation Announces COVID-19 “Fill the Gap” Grants

Funds Will Assist Underserved Populations and Rural Communities Across the State  CARY, NC – Nearly $2 million in grants will be distributed to 19 organizations statewide through the North Carolina Healthcare Foundation’s COVID-19 Fill the Gap Response Fund. The grants, totaling $1.6 million,

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NCHA Statement on Gov. Cooper’s Budget for Coronavirus Relief

Hospitals’ financial recovery from COVID-19 should be a priority CARY, NC – The North Carolina Healthcare Association (NCHA) issued the following statement about the coronavirus relief budget priorities proposed by Governor Roy Cooper on Friday: “We are extremely concerned that nowhere in the

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March 26 is 2019 NC Rural Day

Join the NC Rural Center and hundreds of advocates from across North Carolina to learn more about the issues facing our rural communities, engage with leaders about solutions to help us all flourish, and celebrate what makes rural North Carolina strong. 2019 Rural Day is March

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NC Office of Rural Health Stakeholder Meetings

Attached is an invitation to the NC Office of Rural Health Stakeholders Meetings on NC J-1 Visa Waiver and Provider Loan Repayment & Incentive Programs. Upcoming meetings include March 12 in Winston-Salem, March 14 in Elizabeth City and March 28 in Wadesboro. Registration for

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NRHA Rural Health Policy Institute Feb. 5-7

Join the National Rural Health Association and rural health advocates from across the nation for the largest, rural advocacy event in the country, NRHA’s Rural Health Policy Institute, Feb. 5-7 in Washington, D.C. Attendees will have the chance to hear from top members of the

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Rural Health Community Health Grant

The NC Department of Health and Human Services has posted an online list of rural grant opportunities for 2018-19, including the Community Health Grant FY 2020 RFA that opened on Nov. 1. All primary care safety net organizations that provide direct primary and preventive care

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Application Deadline Extended to Oct. 31 for Small Rural Hospital Transition Project

The deadline to apply for the Small Rural Hospital Transition Project (SRHT) has been extended to Wednesday, Oct. 31. SRHT, a project of the National Rural Health Resource Center, is designed to assist small rural hospitals in transitioning to value-based care and Alternative Payment Models (APM)

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HRSA Rural Health Network Development Planning Program Grant

Public or private nonprofit organizations forming a consortium of three or more health providers in a rural community may be eligible to apply for funding administered by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy. The purpose of the Network Planning program (a one-year

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