Rural Health Policy Update

House Releases FY 22 Appropriations Schedule:When Congress returns from the Fourth of July Holiday, the House Appropriations Committee will vote on their fiscal year (FY) 2022 spending bill.  The Labor-HHS Subcommittee is scheduled to meet on July 12, where the bill...

June 2021

Lela ShepardFlorida Office of Rural HealthDirectorNOSORH Member since 2019 What are you working on right now: What am I not working on. What led you to a career in rural health? Happy accident. Favorite thing about working at a SORH: Everyone is so generous with their...

Rural Health Policy Update

White House Releases FY 22 Budget:On May 28, the White House submitted its Fiscal Year 2022 (FY 22) budget request to Congress. Broadly, the budget request includes $133.7 billion for HHS which represents a 23.4 percent increase from the fiscal 2021 enacted level of...