Office of Primary Care and Rural Health

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New Grant Application Available Now!

August 15, 2014

2014-2016 State Primary Care Grant Program Applications

The application and guidance for the State Primary Care Grant Program will be posted August 18, 2014. There will be two applications posted; one for primary care agencies, and one for referral agencies. Please carefully read through all of the documents associated with your application to ensure accuracy and completeness. This is a competitive grant application cycle, so the quality of the application is extremely important. Applications will be due September 2, 2014 by 5 p.m. MST. They must be emailed, as no faxed, mailed or hand delivered copies will be accepted.

Post Your Health Care Professional Job Opportunities FREE of CHARGE

July 1, 2014

Utah practice sites, including rural hospitals, federally qualified health centers, certified rural health clinics, public health departments, not-for-profit practices, as well as for-profit practices can post employment opportunities on the 3RNet site FREE OF CHARGE through the Utah Department of Health, Office of Primary Care and Rural Health, membership in the 3RNet.

Membership in the 3RNet for the Office of Primary Care and Rural Health is 100 percent funded through the federal Primary Care Office, grant award number U68HP11436, CFDA number 93.130, and the federal State Office of Rural Health, grant award number H95RH00129, CFDA number 93.913.

If you have questions about the 3RNet site, you can contact them directly at or you can contact the Office of Primary Care and Rural Health, Ms. Erin L. Olsen, at 801-273-6618,

Rural Health Update

December 2013

Rural health updates and policy updates, read about funding opportunities and more…

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October 21, 2013

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