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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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  • CEO Update: Celebrating EMS Week, May 21-27

    By on May 22, 2017

    Celebrating EMS – EMS Week May 21-27 As many of you know, EMS is near and dear to my heart as my husband is an EMT. He began his career working on an ambulance and has worked for the Aurora Fire Department for 35 years where EMS calls make-up...

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  • By on April 28, 2017

    Policy Corner: Kelly Erb The Final Countdown: Nine Days Left of State Session The budget crisis, hospital provider fee, and uncertainty about federal changes have dominated much of the session. And with only 10 working days left of the Colorado state legislative session, Colorado lawmakers must make some difficult...

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  • CEO Article: April – The Famous Unicorn Frappuccino

    By on April 28, 2017

    CEO Article: April – The Famous Unicorn Frappuccino Have you heard about the latest craze that is driving baristas crazy, the Unicorn Frappuccino?  It sells life as fun and sparkling and all your dreams will come true if you drink the Unicorn Frappuccino.  Well we need a fix for...

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  • Policy Corner: Rural Hospitals, Schools and Roads to Get Some Much Needed Relief – Sustainability of Rural Colorado Bill Introduced!

    By on March 29, 2017

    Policy Corner Rural Hospitals, Schools and Roads to Get Some Much Needed Relief: Sustainability of Rural Colorado Bill Introduced! The long-awaited Hospital Provider Fee (HPF) compromise bill, SB17-267, has been introduced with bipartisan support.  In addition to converting the Hospital Provider Fee into an enterprise fund, the extensive legislation...

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  • March CEO Article:The Forum is Coming! The Forum is Coming!

    By on March 29, 2017

    The Forum Is Coming! The Forum Is Coming! Just as Paul Revere warned the town that the British were coming, I’m letting you know the Forum is coming.  The band Weezer released a song called “The British Are Coming”   and in the song it says “our mission is to...

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