Rural health aid gets a $9.2M boost from HRSA

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources awarded the Georgia Health Policy Center with three contracts worth more than $9.2 million to provide healthcare access to rural regions of the nation over the course of the next three to five years, according to a post from iHealthBeat. Specifically, the support will go to "recipients of four [Health Resources and Services Administration] grant programs": Delta State Rural Development Network; Rural Health Care Services Outreach; Rural Health Network Development; and Rural Health Workforce Development. Post

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