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CMS MLN Connects™ Weekly Provider eNews

February 27, 2015

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RACONLINE Winter Issue

February 27, 2015

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NOSORH Grant Writing Institute 2015

February 26, 2015

NOSORH is pleased to announce registration is now open for the 2015 Grant Writing Institute: Rural Health Grant Writing Specialist Training.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how to write better grant proposals, turn rurality to your advantage, acquire additional writing experience, and more. Participants will benefit from learning about a range of approaches to grant writing from an array of rural health partners. This series is perfect for beginners seeking to gain the skills to research and draft   winning proposals from various   agencies.

The NOSORH Grant Writing Institute was developed to meet the unique needs of rural grant writers – like you! And like many before you, the education gained through this course will speak for itself. “I have a lot more confidence in grant writing now- will refer to my notes frequently!” says a 2014 graduate. And, “I enjoyed this webinar and very much enjoyed all the webinars in the GWI. I gained a lot of information that I can use in future research projects, managing staff, collaborating with community partners, finding funding sources, and writing and editing future grants. Thank you, Kassie!” says another.


ICD-10 Coding Training

February 25, 2015

ICD-10 Code… Are you Ready?

Missouri Rural Health Association is working to bring affordable ICD-10 Training to rural Missouri providers. View the online training sessions.

Application webinar on funding opportunities

February 24, 2015

REMINDER: Application webinar on HRSA/FORHP rural health funding opportunities

Attention Delta Region Community-Based Organizations, Educational Institutions, Health Providers, Local Development Districts and Other Interested Parties:

Please join the Delta Regional Authority and the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA)/Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) to learn about two new opportunities for health-related funding that has the potential to make a huge difference in rural communities.  The first program will provide funding for health professional training in partnership with local educational institutions, while the second program supports building and strengthening rural health networks. 


Creating a Healthier Nation 2030

February 23, 2015

U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health – Region VII is hosting a collaborative event, Creating a Healthier Nation 2030, on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center. This half day event will showcase Public Health at Work and highlight organizations and agencies currently working to create a healthier nation.  Please share with your networks.

When: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (registration begins at 8:30 AM)
Where: Kauffman Foundation Conference Center (4801 Rockhill Rd, KCMO)
Cost: Free and open to the public.

Registration is required.

If you have additional questions, please contact Corstella Henley at

View the attached flyer.

Rural Assistance Center Health & Human Services Update

February 18, 2015

The Rural Assistance Center is a collaborative effort of the University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health, and the Rural Policy Research Institute (RUPRI); and is funded by a grant through HRSA’s Office of Rural Health Policy. View the RAC Online newsletter.