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Find health related news, events, updates, and other information in West Virginia and across the nation here. Focused on issues pertaining to rural health and our communities 

4th Annual Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day Symposium

4th Annual Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day Symposium

Register Now for 4th Annual Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day Symposium Registration is open for the May 6 symposium on older adult mental health. The National Council on Aging, U.S. Administration for Community Living, and Substance Abuse and Mental Health...

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Upcoming Webinar Series on COVID-19 Vaccination in WV

Upcoming Webinar Series on COVID-19 Vaccination in WV

Join Us for Our Upcoming COVID-19 Vaccination Webinar Series Since March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has claimed approximately 2,700 West Virginians' lives. Three vaccines are available to prevent COVID-19, yet many healthcare providers and their patients have...

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FORHP Announcements – April 1 – COVID-19 Resources

FORHP Announcements – April 1 – COVID-19 Resources

Federal Office of Rural Health Policy FAQs for COVID-19.  A set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) from our grantees and stakeholders. COVID-19 FAQs and Funding for HRSA Programs. Find COVID-19-related funding and frequently asked questions for programs administered...

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FORHP Announcements – April 1

FORHP Announcements – April 1

April 1, 2021 What's New American Rescue Plan Includes $6 Billion for CHCs.  The sweeping, nationwide plan to recover from the pandemic will invest more than $6 billion in underserved and rural areas through Community Health Centers (CHCs). More than 91 percent of...

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Expanding the COVID-19 vaccination workforce

Expanding the COVID-19 vaccination workforce

As more COVID-19 vaccine becomes available, the Biden Administration wants to provide states and territories with the flexibility needed to expand their vaccination workforce to ensure that every American who wants to be vaccinated can receive their vaccine as soon as...

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Benefits of Becoming a Student Member

Benefits of Becoming a Student Member

All WVRHA Student Members will receive the following benefits: Receive regular newsletters with information about WVRHA’s activities, useful websites, legislative updates, grants and scholarship announcements. Automatically become an Associate Member of the National...

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Become an Organizational Member

Become an Organizational Member

Organizational Membership benefits: Receive regular newsletters with information about WVRHA’s activities as well as grant announcements, legislative updates, useful websites and resources. Automatically become an Associate Member of the National Rural Health...

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