RFP 34 Posted

WNY RBHN HCF RFP 34 ** All proposals are due via email by 11:59:59 PM on 01/05/21 (the day prior to ACSD) Go to: https://rhc.usac.org/hcf/public/searchPosted.htm Enter Fund Year 2021 Enter HCP Number 17268 Click on Details Look under Request for Proposal for link to download the attached RFP Look under Section 9 for circuit requests […]


RFP 33 Posted

WNY RBHN HCF RFP 33 ** All proposals are due via email by 11:59:59 PM on 06/05/20 (the day prior to ACSD) Go to: https://rhc.usac.org/hcf/public/searchPosted.htm Enter Fund Year 2020 Enter HCP Number 17268 Click on Details Click on Request for Proposal (see RFP attached) Scroll to page 22 for requested circuits Please note the Allowable […]


COVID-19 Telehealth Program – Apply

FCC Adopts $200 Million COVID-19 Telehealth Program On April 2, 2020 the Federal Communications Commission adopted Report and Order 20-44. Recognizing that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic represents extraordinary and unprecedented public health challenges, the FCC took necessary steps to adopt a new $200 Million COVID-19 program that will provide immediate support to health care providers […]


FCC Now Voting On Carr’s Connected Care Pilot Program

FCC Fast-Tracked Carr’s Telehealth Initiative to Support Nation’s COVID-19 Response WASHINGTON, March 30, 2020—Today, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai circulated an Order to the Commission that would stand up Commissioner Carr’s $100 million Connected Care Pilot Program plus an emergency $200 million COVID-19 Telehealth Program. Expanding telehealth is one of several initiatives the FCC has advanced […]


RFP 32 Posted

WNY RBHN HCF RFP 32 ** All proposals are due via email by 11:59:59 PM on 04/23/20 (the day prior to ACSD) Go to USAC Rural Health Care Search Posted Services: Download the RFP and Network Plan by going to https://rhc.usac.org/hcf/public/searchPosted.htm and entering the following search criteria: Enter Fund Year – 2020 Enter HCP Number […]


RFP 31 Posted

WNY RBHN HCF RFP 31 ** All proposals are due via email by 11:59:59 PM on 04/17/20 (the day prior to ACSD) Go to USAC Rural Health Care Search Posted Services: Download the RFP and Network Plan by going to https://rhc.usac.org/hcf/public/searchPosted.htm and entering the following search criteria: Enter Fund Year – 2020 Enter HCP Number […]


RFP 30 Posted

WNY RBHN HCF RFP 30 ** All proposals are due via email by 11:59:59 PM on 04/17/20 (the day prior to ACSD) Go to USAC Rural Health Care Search Posted Services: Download the RFP and Network Plan by going to https://rhc.usac.org/hcf/public/searchPosted.htm and entering the following search criteria: Enter Fund Year – 2020 Enter HCP Number […]


FCC Announces Waiver of the RHC Program Gift Rules

On March 18, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued  Order FCC DA 20-290, waiving the RHC Program’s gift rules to provide assistance to rural health care providers (HCPs) affected by COVID-19. In the Order, the FCC acknowledges the increased demand on rural HCPs will require increased connectivity and broadband services. This waiver allows service […]


FCC Announces Increase to Rural Health Care Funding for Funding Year (FY) 2019

March 13, 2020 FCC Announces Increase to Rural Health Care Funding for Funding Year (FY) 2019 The total Rural Health Care Program demand for FY2019 was $719.48 million, which exceeded the $677.29 million in previously available funding. The Order permits USAC to carry forward additional unused funds from prior years to cover this funding gap […]


RFP 29 Posted

WNY RBHN HCF RFP 29 ** All proposals are due by email 11:59:59 PM – 04/13/2020 Download the RFP and Network Plan by going to https://rhc.usac.org/hcf/public/searchPosted.htm and entering the following search criteria: Fund Year: “2020” HCP Number: “17268” Find the posting date of 03/16/20 and click “Details” Review the PDF under “Request for Proposals” to […]