Rural healthcare groups receive grants from FCC

January 2008
Medicine on the Net;Jan2008, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p7
The article reports on the grants that would be awarded by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to help rural healthcare groups build high-speed Internet networks. The grant program aims to help extend broadband lines to thousands of hospitals, research centers, universities and clinics. The grants are intended to help connect isolated clinics to sophisticated medical resources in urban areas.


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