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RUS: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Loan and Grant Programs

Source
Federal Register
Date
Nov 27, 2017
Summary
Final rule from the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) designed to streamline, revise, and update the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program. The DLT Program works to encourage and improve telemedicine and distance learning in rural areas through the use of computer networks and other advanced technologies. Included changes seek to reduce the regulatory burden of applying for the grants and ensure funds are awarded to projects with the most demonstrable need. Provisions of the rule take effect December 27, 2017.
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Funding · Technology for health and human services · Telehealth