As a Program Manager at the Oregon Office of Rural health, Rebecca administers grant activities and provides technical assistance to rural health facilities for the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Grant, the Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP) and all of ORH’s EMS programs across funding streams. Rebecca is a former health policy legislative staffer, and has experience working clinically as a Certified Nurse Assistant and volunteering as an EMT in rural and frontier communities in four western states. She has a BA in American History and holds certifications as a Rural Health Clinic Professional and Sexual Assault Victim Advocate. She serves on the Advisory Council of the Oregon Office of Disability and Health, volunteers for the Sexual Assault Resource Center (SARC) in Washington County, Oregon and has participated in fundraising and advocacy for Type I Diabetes for over 20 years.
This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,205,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.