Hospital-Based Rural Health Care Program

The Foundation's Hospital-Based Rural Health Care Program was designed to strengthen the ability of rural hospitals to provide high quality care and to promote the financial viability of these institutions.This is a one-year grant under Phase II of the Program to develop a statewide health manpower recruitment and retention program. The objective of this project is to restructure two regional rural delivery systems in such a way as to improve the distribution and retention of physicians and allied health care workers and reduce the cost of recruiting for rural hospitals.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $232,828.00

Awarded on: 2/8/1990

Time frame: 3/1/1990 - 5/31/1991

Grant Number: 16292

Grantee

Montana Hospital Research and Education Foundation, Inc.

P.O. Box 5119
Helena, MT, 59604-5119

Thomas J. Cherry
Project Director

406-442-8802