CHC Consulting Maximizes Telecom Funding for Rural Healthcare Providers
The federal government recently made an additional $25 million available to assist eligible hospitals with the escalating cost of telecom services. Are you taking advantage of these funds?
Since the mid-90s, federal funding for healthcare telecom services has been made available through the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC), an independent not-for-profit designated by the FCC. USAC funding enables qualifying rural healthcare providers or urban hospitals that serve remote areas, to reduce their net telecom costs.
USAC funding has benefited healthcare organizations in providing telehealth services and broadband patient connectivity in areas where many residents have little or no electronic access to hospitals, clinics and other healthcare providers and services.
CHC Consulting Helps Hospitals Cut Costs, Achieve Telecom Savings…
Read more in Hospital & Healthcare Management, Sept. 15, 2022.