S.2278: State Offices of Rural Health Reauthorization Act of 2018

Author's Summary:  To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to improve health care in rural areas.

IB Summary:  According to US Senator Patty Murray (D-WA): "For over 20 years, offices of rural health in every state have worked to improve access to and quality of health care for over 60 million people in remote communities. The research and resources they provide are critical to reaching individuals whose health needs might otherwise go unmet."

Status:   Introduced in the Senate on 03/12/2018. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 344.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/2278/text?r=2