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Jun 18, 2018, 12:01 ET HRSA hosts Maternal Mortality Summit

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will host health care officials from six nations – Canada, Brazil, India, Rwanda, Finland and ...


Jun 12, 2018, 12:29 ET HRSA hosts Maternal Mortality Summit

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will host health care officials from six nations – Canada, Brazil, India, Rwanda, Finland and ...


Jan 18, 2013, 12:30 ET $5.6 million to fight chronic health diseases in Delta region

New funding to help eight states of the Delta region address chronic health diseases was announced today by Mary Wakefield, Ph.D., R.N.,...


Nov 15, 2012, 05:10 ET HHS Celebrates 25 years for the Office of Rural Health Policy

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today observes National Rural Health Day and celebrates the 25th anniversary of the...


May 02, 2012, 09:00 ET HHS announces $10.4 million to enhance rural health care

Rural health providers across the nation will receive more than $10.4 million to provide direct health care services to their communities. The...


Dec 13, 2011, 04:26 ET Workplace Partnership for Life Campaign Gets Major Support From Hospitals

Eight organizations, including the American Hospital Association (AHA), have committed to sharing information and encouraging hospitals and health...


Dec 05, 2011, 06:30 ET Children With Special Health Care Needs More Likely to Have Health Care Access Problems

In the first national report that compares the health and well-being of children with special health care needs to those children without, findings...


Nov 01, 2011, 09:55 ET HRSA Issues 2011 Report on the Health Status, Health Behaviors and Use of Health Care by U.S. Women

The Health Resources and Services Administration's (HRSA) Women's Health USA 2011, the tenth edition of an annual data book identifying priorities,...


Sep 27, 2011, 05:12 ET HRSA Awards $2.3 Million to Integrate Oral Health Care into School-Based Health Centers

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) today announced nearly $2.3 million in awards to 12 organizations to increase access to oral...


Sep 13, 2011, 03:56 ET HRSA Awards $9.7 Million to Strengthen Health Care Workforce Diversity

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) today announced $9.7 million in awards to 14 new grantees to increase diversity in the health ...


Sep 08, 2011, 04:16 ET HRSA Awards $550,000 to Provide Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Access to Oral Health Services

HRSA recently awarded $550,000 to the National Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHA) to provide training and technical assistance to help HRSA's...


Sep 08, 2011, 02:33 ET HRSA Awards $231,800 to Provide Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Care for the Elderly Among Safety Net Providers

HRSA recently awarded $231,800 to North American Management (NAM), based in Alexandria, Va., for its Health and the Aging project. The project will...


Sep 07, 2011, 01:24 ET HRSA Awards $5.1 Million to Bolster HIV/AIDS Training and Technical Assistance Programs

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) today announced awards of $5.1 million to provide training and technical assistance (TA) as...


Jun 06, 2011, 03:33 ET HRSA Guide for HIV/AIDS Clinical Care now Available Online

The Guide for HIV/AIDS Clinical Care, a comprehensive roadmap for physicians, nurse-practitioners, dentists and other clinicians on how best to...


May 10, 2011, 10:15 ET Affordable Care Act Helps Expand Future Primary Care Workforce

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced the opening of the 2011 application cycle for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholarship...


Apr 28, 2011, 04:13 ET Leprosy in U.S. May be Transmitted by Armadillos, Study Finds

A new genetic study on leprosy bacteria reports that armadillos may be a source of infection in the Southern United States. The collaboration between ...


Mar 18, 2011, 01:42 ET Medical Homes Ensure Better Health Care for Children

Researchers at the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau publish their findings on health care for...


Feb 14, 2011, 11:18 ET On National Donor Day, HHS Launches New organdonor.gov Web Site, Announces New Transplantation Milestone

The Department of Health and Human Services today launched the new, improved organdonor.gov web site on the occasion of National Donor Day, February...


Jan 25, 2011, 04:18 ET HHS Announces New Teaching Health Centers Graduate Medical Education Program

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced the designation of 11 new Teaching Health Centers in the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical...


Jan 07, 2011, 12:14 ET HHS Announces Health Center Planning Grant Opportunity

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced up to $10 million in funding for a Health Center Planning Grant (HCPG) opportunity for organizations...


Nov 19, 2010, 05:32 ET HRSA Awards $1.6 Million to Improve Availability and Expansion of Hepatitis C (HCV) Treatment

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded $1.6 million in grants to support the Hepatitis C Treatment Expansion Initiative. ...


Nov 19, 2010, 02:15 ET $8 Million in Affordable Care Act Funds to Help Develop and Modernize Community Health Centers

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today announced the awarding of nearly...


Nov 05, 2010, 04:19 ET HHS Recognizes Hospitals, Organ Procurement Organizations, Transplant Programs and Outstanding Individuals with Awards for Improving Organ Transplantation

The Department of Health and Human Services today presented awards to 307 hospitals, 28 organ procurement organizations (OPOs), 157 transplant...


Nov 05, 2010, 04:15 ET HRSA Lauds Accomplishments in Patient Safety, Health Outcomes

HRSA has recognized health care teams from across the nation that have achieved dramatic improvements in patient safety and health outcomes as part...


Nov 03, 2010, 11:50 ET HRSA Awards $2.2 Million to Increase Organ Donation

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has announced more than $2.2 million in grants to help identify effective strategies for...