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News by Topic: Rural Health Clinics

Jul 22, 2021 - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded $100 million to 1,980 Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) to support COVID-19 vaccination outreach efforts in medically underserved rural communities. Funding is provided by the American Rescue Plan and distributed through the Health Resources and Services Administration's (HRSA) Rural Health Clinic Vaccine Confidence (RHCVC) Program.
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Jun 21, 2021 - The Rural Health Clinic (RHC) Vaccine Confidence grant received a one-day extension to June 24, 2021. Grants from this program aim to improve vaccine confidence in rural communities. Includes additional information on how to apply.
Source: National Association of Rural Health Clinics
Jun 11, 2021 - The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) provided $424.7 million in funding from the American Rescue Plan to 4,200 Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and an additional $35.3 million will be issued later this summer to RHCs that meet eligibility requirements. Funds will expand access to testing for rural residents and help to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 in their communities.
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services