Since 2000, NRHP has brought in approximately XYZ dollars in resources to the membership. Funding has supported programs for information technology , electronic health record implementation, behavioral health integration into primary care, opioid overdose reduction, community paramedicine, and much more.
NRHP works with the Nevada Office of Rural Health to coordinate and manage the Small Rural Hospital Improvement Grant Program (SHIP) and the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (Flex) Program, which provide quality and performance improvement assistance to Nevada’s Critical Access Hospitals.
In addition, NRHP administers the revolving Rural Healthcare Provider Loan Pool as a tool to improve recruitment and retention of professionals and to expand access to services in Nevada’s rural communities, as well as the NRHP Foundation Loan Pool, which provides members with low cost loans for equipment and capital improvement. More information on the loan pools can be found here.