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Determining Rural Communities: Current Changes and Updated Federal Program Eligibility

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Provides an overview of the various definitions of rural used by the federal government. Discusses revisions to the eligibility for grant programs administered by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), as well as a proposal from the U.S. Census Bureau to reclassify certain counties as rural. Describes implications for FORHP funding programs.
Date
03/2021
Type
Video/Multimedia
Organizations
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Tagged as
Legislation and regulations · Rural definitions · Statistics and data