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New England Rural Health News


Newsletter of the New England Rural Health RoundTable

Federal Budget Update

 

FY2001
Final
Appropriation

FY2002
Final Appropriation

FY2003
National Rural Health Assoc. Request

FY2003 Presidentís Budget

FY2003
Senate Budget

Federal Office of Rural Health Policy Programs/HRSA

(in millions)

(in millions)

(in millions)

(in millions)

(in millions)

Rural Health Outreach and Network Grants

$37.7 (includes $6.8 Mississippi Delta Initiative) (Does not include $20.5 earmarks)

$37.9 (includes $6.8 Mississippi Delta Initiative) (Does not include $13.6 earmarks)

$60 (requests base funding not drop below 2001 amt.)

$37.9 (includes $6.8 Mississippi River Delta Initiative)

$51.5 (includes $6.8 Mississippi River Delta Initiative)

State Offices of Rural Health

$4 (in National Health Service Corps line)

$8 (in National Health Service Corps line)

$8

$4

$12

Rural Hospital Flex (CAH) Program

$25

$25

$40

$25

$30

Rural Hospital PPS, HIPAA, and QI (SHIP grants)

0

$15

Included in Rural Hosp. Flex Program Amt. (?)

0

$20

Rural Automatic Defribillator Devices & Training

0

$12.5

Not addressed

$2

$12.5

Rural Health Research Centers

$6.1

(Does not include $7.3 earmarks)

$10

(Does not include $6.8 earmarks)

$20

$6

$16.8

Other Related Programs

(in millions)

(in millions)

(in millions)

(in millions)

(in millions)

Telehealth Grants (OAT)

$5.6

(Does not include $30.4 earmarks)

$6.1

(Does not include $33.1 earmarks)

Not addressed

$5.6

$39.2

Consolidated Community Health Centers

$1168.7

$1343.7

$1544

$1433.9

$1483.6

National Health Service Corps.

$125.4

$145.5

$250

$191.5

$189.4

Area Health Education Centers & Health Education Training Centers

$37.8

$37.8

Not addressed specifically; $690 requested for health professions

0

$18.1

Burdick Rural Interdiscliplinary Training Program

$6

$7

Not addressed specifically; $690 requested for health professions

0

$3.8

Community Access Program

$125

$105

Not addressed

0

$120

Fall 2002 Newsletter
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