News by Topic: Research methods and resources
Oct 16, 2020 - The National Association of Rural Health Clinics (NARHC) launched the online portal to collect official data for the Rural Health Clinic (RHC) COVID-19 Testing Program. All RHCs that received money from the program are required to report through this portal, which requests basic data regarding COVID-19.
Source: National Association of Rural Health Clinics
FCC: Connect America Fund-Alaska Plan Federal Register
Sep 24, 2020 - Notice from the Federal Communications Commission announcing the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (Bureau) is adopting the Alaska Population Distribution Model. The model provides a methodology for estimating the number of Alaskans who receive mobile service within census blocks in remote areas of Alaska and creating a list of census blocks eligible for use of frozen support under the Alaska Plan.
Source: Federal Register