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  • CEO Update: Have you had your oral health check-up?

    By on October 31, 2017

    CEO Update: Have you had your oral health check-up? This time of year I start thinking about all the things that I still need to accomplish before the end of the year and my oral health check-up always occurs during the fall.  Dentists are great at scheduling your next...

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  • Policy Corner: Special Session

    By on September 29, 2017

    Governor Hickenlooper Calls for Special Session on Sustainability of Rural Colorado Act State lawmakers will be called back to the Capitol next Monday, October 2 to makes changes to the Sustainability of Rural Colorado Act.  The extensive bill is filled with compromises that helped the controversial legislation pass in...

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  • CEO Update: Data is in the Air

    By on September 28, 2017

    CEO Update: Data is in the Air Fall has officially arrived and I’m now trying to dig out my sweaters to wear one day and my shorts the next day.  I’m thankful for the gradual change and I guess that’s Mother Nature’s way of getting us ready for the...

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  • Policy Corner: Safety Net Clinic Week is Coming!

    By on August 31, 2017

    With over 1,400 miles of rural Colorado traveled and countless hours of footage collected, we are excited to release our annual Safety Net Clinic Week Community Showcase videos with our members and partners!   Safety Net Clinic week is devoted to educating the public and policy makers about vitally...

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  • CEO Update: We’ll See You Soon!

    By on August 31, 2017

    CEO Update: We’ll see you soon! This month, we experienced the solar eclipse and our team at CRHC had a small viewing party.  Even though we had 93% coverage here in Colorado, I was really surprised at how much sunlight poured through.  In case you hadn’t heard, a solar...

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  • Annual Conference Speaker Agreement

    By on August 28, 2017

    2017 Speaker Agreement Final

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  • Policy Corner: Everything you need to know about the rural preceptor tax credit!

    By on July 31, 2017

    Policy Corner July 2017 Everything you need to know about the rural preceptor tax credit! After over three years of working with health professional schools, the Colorado General Assembly, the Department of Revenue and our partner health advocacy organizations, the Rural & Frontier Health Care Preceptor Tax Credit has...

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  • CEO Update: Mental Health and Rural America

    By on July 31, 2017

    Mental Health and Rural America I’m saddened that over this past week we experienced a loss in the musical world, Chester Bennington, singer for Linkin Park.  Unfortunately, Chester committed suicide and if you listen to the words of some of their songs, you can hear his struggle.  Everyday, someone...

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  • Serving those in Need

    By on June 30, 2017

    Serving those in Need Many years ago, I was drawn to non-profit healthcare work because of the opportunity to serve.  To serve great missions like ours at CRHC: “To enhance healthcare services in the state by providing information, education, linkages, tools, and energy towards addressing rural health issues.  Our...

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  • Policy Corner:

    By on May 22, 2017

    Policy Corner—May 2017 The 2017 state legislative session wrapped up last week with rural Colorado winning big in the final days of state lawmaking.  The state budget crisis and federal uncertainty made for a rocky start in January, a sentiment that continued through the six month session.  The General...

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