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NRHA applauds Senate Appropriations Committee for rural funding

downloadThe National Rural Health Association applauds the Senate Appropriations Committee for recognizing the importance of a strong investment in rural health delivery for fiscal year 2017. NRHA thanks Chairman Cochran, Vice Chairwoman Mikulski, and the Committee members for the increase...
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Peds Hospitals Need to Improve Rural Links

WA_Spokane_SacredHeartChildrensHospital_Hospital_Home_Hero From "Characteristics of Rural Children Admitted to Pediatric Hospitals" by Alon Peltz et al in Pediatrics, April, 2016: Background-"Delivering high-quality care to children living in rural areas can be challenging. Compared with non-rural children, rural children often experience worse health outcomes....
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