At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
- Examine recent changes to the FORHP definitions of ‘rural’ for eligibility of grant programs.
- Discuss Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA/MiSA) and Urbanized Areas (UA).
- Examine the relationship between MSA, MiSA, UA and Federal program eligibility.
This webinar is open to all interested stakeholders, including: rural and urban health stakeholders, local public health departments, state health care associations, and more. Feel free to share this invitation with others who may be interested.
Thursday, March 11, at 3:00 pm ET/2:00 pm CT/1:00 pm MT/12:00 pm PT
Steve Hirsch, Public Health Analyst, FORHP, Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services
Harvey Licht, Principal, Varela Consulting Group