Tag: HRSA

HHS Announces Distribution from PRF to Medicaid Providers

Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced the distribution of additional relief funds from the Provider Relief Fund to eligible Medicaid and Children’s ...

HRSA Launches Reimbursement Portal for Uninsured Claims

The Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) opened the portal for certain types of providers to apply for reimbursement for COVID-19 testing and treating services for the uninsured. These funds are part of the Public Health and Social S...

Rural Providers Receive Nearly $165 Million in CARES Funding

On April 22, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded nearly $165 million to combat the COVID-19 pandemic in rural communities. These investments will support...

Administration Issues Two Rules Designed to Increase Live Kidney Donations

On December 17, 2019, the Trump Administration released two rules designed to increase live kidney donations. Currently, nearly 100,000 Americans are on the waiting list to receive a kidney transplant. The two rules are in furtherance of the July 10,...

HRSA Seeks Nominations for Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry

The Health Resources & Administration Services (HRSA) is soliciting nominations for the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPCMD). HRSA will receive nominations on a continuous basis. ACTPCMD advises and mak...

HRSA RFI: Access to Rural Health Care

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Rural Health Task Force are seeking information about access to health care in rural communities. Responses are to be emailed to hrsacommen...

HRSA Hosts Webinar on Rural Maternal Health Grants on April 30

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will host an hour-long webinar on April 30 at 2 pm ET for rural or critical access hospitals and other eligible organizations interested in applying for grants to develop a sustainable network a...

HRSA Announces Funding Opportunity to Test Network Approach to Rural Maternal Care

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) expects to award up to $9 million over four years to develop a sustainable network approach to coordinate maternal and obstetrics care in rural regions. The pilot program also aims to increase a...