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- February 27, 2023
CEO Update: Diversity, Equity and InclusionRead more
CEO Update: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Current health statistics portray the obvious racial inequities and disparities throughout the state. As the State Office of Rural Health, CRHC strives to be community informed through the work of rural healthcare providers in Colorado. CRHC is committed to racial equity in order...00
- January 31, 2023
CEO Update: Time OffRead more
CEO Update: Time Off Taking vacation always leaves you refreshed although I know many of us don’t take as much of this valuable time as needed. When we reflect on the last several years which have brought on a lot of additional stress and in all too often cases,...
- December 20, 2022
CEO Update: SB22-200 Rural Provider Access and Affordability Advisory Committee aka Rural Stimulus GrantRead more
CEO Update: SB22-200 Rural Provider Access and Affordability Advisory Committee aka Rural Stimulus Grant It’s December already and I find myself wondering where the time went. It’s also a time to reflect on the many things we have to be thankful for. This year, one of the opportunities I...
- November 22, 2022
CEO Article – Happy National Rural Health Day!Read more
CEO Update: Happy National Rural Health Day Each November since 2011 the Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC), your State Office of Rural Health and Rural Health Association has been honored to officially celebrate our rural communities and the amazing work they accomplish day in and day out. National Rural...
- October 28, 2022
CEO Update: Conference RecapRead more
CEO Update: Conference Recap It’s snowing! Welcome to the first snow of the year, at my house anyways. I love the fall, but the snow brings in the start of the holiday season with Halloween next week. Although it’s great to have snow, I’m really glad it held off...
- September 28, 2022
CEO Update: Credentialing WorkshopRead more
CEO Update: Credentialing Workshop! It’s nearly October and that means CRHC’s Annual Rural Health Conference is just a few weeks away and I’m excited to see everyone in person. While I can’t wait to visit with you, I hope you take the opportunity to network with your peers and...
- September 19, 2022
Farmers and Mental HealthRead more
Farmers and Mental Health
- August 31, 2022
CEO Update: Conference SeasonRead more
CEO Update: Conference Season Summer is winding down and schools are back in session, which always means conference season for us adults. CRHC is once again excited to welcome you in person to the Annual Rural Health Conference and we are ready to see your smiling faces! On the...
- July 27, 2022
CEO Update: Troubling Economic IndicatorsRead more
CEO Update: Troubling Economic Indicators Back in April, my family and I went on a long weekend trip to California, and I was so shocked by the price of gas that I took a picture of the sign. Prices for regular gas were $6.77 a gallon, $6.87 for plus...
- June 29, 2022
CEO Update: Cancer CareRead more
CEO Update: Cancer Care Last month I had the opportunity to present at the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network meeting on rural health and cancer in Colorado. It is a topic near and dear to my heart as I have had several family members with cancer and few...