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UC Davis Institute for Population offering grants to link rural areas with health providers
Sacramento Business Journal

The UC Davis Institute for Population Health Improvement, tapped to lead an initiative to link doctors, hospitals and emergency rooms statewide, is offering two grants totaling $1.3 million to support the effort. Requests for proposals will be posted by Thursday; completed proposals are due Feb. 28. A $1 million grant will be allocated to establish a mechanism and structure through which rural medical communities can evaluate and contract with preselected health information exchange providers.