Tag:rural health care

  • Governor signs rural hospital loan program into law

    Struggling rural hospitals are in luck.  Gov. Roy Cooper has signed the rural hospital loan program into law. Senate Bill 537 creates a $20 million loan program, which will funnel taxpayer dollars to distressed rural hospitals. The program will operate under…

  • Friday Interview: Rural Health Care

    RALEIGH — In today’s Friday interview the John Locke Foundation’s Donna Martinez discusses the Community Practitioners Program with North Carolina Medical Society Foundation CEO Bob Seligson. The interview aired on Carolina Journal Radio (click here to find the station near you).