January 10, 2014
Missouri Rural County Changes and Rural Eligibility and Telehealth Reimbursement
Counties that no longer have any eligible rural area:
Bollinger, Caldwell, Cape Girardeau, Cass, Dallas, Lincoln, Osage, Warren, Webster
Counties that now have eligible areas:
Counties that were part rural but are now all rural:
The websites for Rural Eligibility and Telehealth Reimbursement are:
December 19, 2013
The Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP) is pleased to announce the release of the Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program (announcement number: HRSA-14-046). The purpose of ORHP’s Radiation Screening and Education Program designed to develop education programs, disseminate information on radiogenic diseases, screen eligible individuals for cancer and other radiogenic diseases, provide referrals for medical treatment, and facilitate documentation of Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) claims.
December 6, 2013
The original date for this announcement was today, but we now have a new deadline. The NEW HRSA-14-044 deadline for application submission is on December 9th, 2013 at 11:59 P.M. EST. Grants.gov will be offline this weekend beginning Friday, December 6th, at 12:01 AM until Sunday, December 8th, 2013 at 11:59 PM. Please inform applicants as they approach you regarding any issues they may have submitting into www.grants.gov. The system should be up and running first thing Monday morning and we recommend applicants submit as soon as it is back up.
November 21, 2013
The 2013 Rural Heath Champion has been chosen. CONGRATULATIONS to the CEO of Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, MO – Marcia R. Dial for being voted Missouri’s Rural Health Champion!