Recruitment and Retention for Rural Health Facilities – News
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HRSA: Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request; Public Comment Request; Information Collection Request Title: Health Workforce Connector, OMB No. 0906-0031-Extension Federal Register
Oct 6, 2020 - The Health Resources and Services Administration is announcing an extension of a comment request on an information collection on the Health Workforce Connector (HWC). The HWC connects healthcare students and professionals interested in providing primary care services in underserved communities with facilities in need of healthcare providers. Comments are due by November 5, 2020.
Source: Federal Register
Aug 31, 2020 - Details how the Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital, a Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in Vermont, recruits healthcare providers. Describes ongoing efforts to provide a supportive work environment such as flexible scheduling, an on-staff counselor, and a peer groups.
Source: The North Star Monthly
Last Updated: 10/6/2020