Small or Rural Update - Winter 2017

This issue of the Small or Rural Update reviews the state of play on several legislative and regulatory issues of particular importance to small and rural hospitals such as The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Also, please make plans to attend AHA’s Rural Leadership Conference, Feb. 4-7.

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Testimony
Public
The AHA appreciates the opportunity to provide input regarding action Congress can take to maintain access to quality, affordable health care in rural…
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There are numerous rural health grant opportunities aimed at improving the quality of health care in rural areas—made available to hospitals in the form of…
Advocacy
Public
Rural Advocacy Senate Hearing Examines Rural Health Care: The Senate Finance Committee May 24 held a hearing on "Rural Health Care in Ame
Factsheet
Public
The AHA Task Force on Ensuring Access in Vulnerable Communities examined ways in which the access to and delivery of care could be improved. This strategy –…
Testimony
Public
AHA statement before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology: Realizing the Benefits of Rural Broadband: Challenges and…
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The Small/Rural Section Council meets three times a year and actively advises the AHA on advocacy positions, public policy issues, and member servi