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AHA: Urge senators to support 21st Century Cures Act

The American Hospital Association is urging members to contact their U.S. senators and urge them to support the revised 21st Century Cures Act (H.R....

AHA releases vulnerable communities report

The American Hospital Association (AHA) has released its highly-anticipated Task Force on Ensuring Access in Vulnerable Communities Report. The report is the culmination of...

House expected to vote Wednesday on 21st Century Cures Act

The U.S. House is expected to take action Wednesday on a revised 21st Century Cures Act (H.R. 34), which is intended to overhaul drug...

Happy National Rural Health Day

Nov. 17 was National Rural Health Day, an important time set aside to pause and give a special thanks to the caregivers, colleagues, volunteers,...

SDAHO participates in CMS Rural Health Solutions Summit

Members and staff from SDAHO recently participated along with more than 650 other attendees from across the country in the CMS Rural Health Solutions...

Helmsley trust announces CT Scanner initiative

The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has launched a rural health care competitive funding opportunity to assist Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs)...

Program offers reduced telecommunications, broadband rates for nursing facilities

Nursing facilities are eligible for reduced rates for telecommunications and broadband access through a new federal program. The Rural Healthcare Connectivity (Act) was passed by...

CMS Rural Health Solutions Summit planned for Oct. 19

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is planning a CMS Rural Health Solutions Summit on Oct. 19 at its headquarters in Baltimore....

SDAHO releases Vulnerable Communities Task Force report

The Task Force on Ensuring Access in Vulnerable Communities (VCTF) Rural and Frontier has released its report and executive summary, capping off a yearlong...

CMS officials meet with SDAHO, member facilities on rural health care

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Health Insurance Specialist Ceilly Robl and Associate Regional Administrator John Hannigan met with SDAHO leadership at the...