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Category Archives: Webinar

National Rural Health Day “WebSight” Line-up – Register Now!

November 9, 2017
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Register Now for NRHD “WebSight”: Project C.L.E.A.N.

November 9, 2017

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Section 504 Loan and Grant Program – Important Changes, Stakeholder Training – November 14, 2017

November 7, 2017

Please join us on November 14th to learn about recent changes to the 504 loan and grant program.  This training opportunity is open to individuals and organizations including nonprofits and public agencies who work with affordable housing products such as weatherization, home repairs, and 504 application packaging.

The one hour course will be offered as follows:

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 11a.m. EST
  • Please utilize both audio and web connection instructions below:
  • For audio, dial into the conference line (800-981-3173) from your phone and provide the access code (5746#)
  • For web, navigate to the following url: https://usdard.adobeconnect.com/pn504trng1114/

Upcoming trainings will be listed on our website under “Forms and Resources” https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/single-family-housing-repair-loans-grants

This training will provide:

  • A review of the changes to the Section 504 direct repair loan and grant program.
  • A discussion of RD Procedure Notice 504 published on October 5, 2017 https://www.rd.usda.gov/files/pn504.pdf.
  • An examination of the new 504 Automated Worksheet and process.

Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to Danielle Eason (202) 690-1530.

Thank you for your support of the Single Family Housing Direct Loan Program!

RHIhub Webinar: Rural HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment

October 16, 2017

The Rural Health Information Hub will be hosting a free webinar.

Title: Rural HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment
Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017
Time: 10:00 am Pacific, 11:00 am Mountain, 12:00 pm Central, 1:00 pm Eastern

The Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub) and the NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis will present the Rural HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment Toolkit designed to help rural communities plan, implement, and sustain rural HIV/AIDS programs. Developed by NORC on behalf of the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), the toolkit identifies model programs and resources that will benefit rural communities seeking to implement HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment programs. This webinar will feature examples of successful programs, including lessons learned.

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Webinar Invitation: Connecting Health Insurance and Agricultural Viability – 10/10/17 at 1:30 p.m. ET

October 6, 2017

Please join NORC for the following webinar and share with the stakeholders in your state.

Webinar: Connecting Health Insurance and Agricultural Viability—Helping farmers and ranchers address health-related risks.

Day: October 10, 2017
Time: 1:30-3:30 ET
Free. Register online: https://www.hirednag.net/webinars

Health, access to care and health insurance affect the vitality of agricultural enterprises and farm and ranch families, according to results from a national research project funded by the USDA. Designed for Extension, tax, loan, health and other agricultural advisors, this webinar will provide an overview of the research findings and introduce some practical tools educators and advisors can use to help farmers and ranchers make informed decisions for their businesses and households.

Participants will leave the webinar with:

  • An understanding of the intersection of health and agricultural business viability, grounded in 2016-2017 national research findings;
  • Tools they can use in their work farmers, including worksheets, videos and other informational resources.
  • Questions to ask farmers and ranchers to help incorporate health costs into farm enterprise planning.

Hosted by Scott Loveridge (North Central Regional Center for Rural Development); the webinar will include presentations from Shoshanah Inwood (The Ohio State University), Bonnie Braun (University of Maryland Extension), Adam Kantrovich (Clemson University), Maria Peppidas (University of Delaware Extension) and Bob Parsons and Jake Jacobs (University of Vermont Extension).

For more information, please email Katlyn.Morris@uvm.edu

The project was supported by the Agricultural and Food Research Initiative Competitive Program of the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), grant number 2015-2014-05623

RHC Emergency Preparedness Webinar

September 13, 2017

Rural Health Clinic
Emergency Preparedness Webinar

Friday, September 15, 2017
2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time
Register Here

Presented by Kate Hill, R.N.
Vice President, Clinical Services
The Compliance Team, Inc.

Please join us for an in-depth review of the new CMS Emergency Preparedness  regulations.  
 
Rural Health Clinics are required to be in compliance with the new regulations as of November 16, 2017. 

After you register, instructions for joining the meeting will be sent via email. If you already registered for this meeting, you do not need to register again. Space is limited.
A recording of this webinar will be posted to our website and accessible to accredited clients only.

Rural Health Information Hub

September 13, 2017

View the Rural Health Information Hub updates.