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Rethinking Mental Health’s Role In Rural Kansas

The nonprofit United Methodist Health Ministry Fund is leading an effort to make the health system work better for people in rural Kansas. The fund’s president, Kim Moore, says the current structure based on small, low-volume hospitals isn’t likely to ...

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July 24, 2015
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Pawnee County will spearhead breastfeeding grant

LARNED — Pawnee County Health Department has been awarded a three year grant by the Kansas Health Foundation to support breastfeeding mothers and babies as part of a Kansas Breastfeeding Initiative. The Lactation Assistance Access in all Counties Taking ...

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Great Bend Tribune
July 24, 2015
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Access to Mental Health Services Could Transform KS Rural Health Care

United Methodist Health Ministry Fund (UMHMF) is dedicated to improving rural health care by using the ideas of locals about how the system might be changed to work better. The fund’s president, Kim Moore, says that change to those rural health systems ...

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July 26, 2015
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Grant supports breastfeeding support in Kansas

Pawnee County Health Department has been awarded a three year grant by the Kansas Health Foundation to support breastfeeding mothers and babies as part of a Kansas Breastfeeding Initiative. The Lactation Assistance Access in all Counties Taking Action ...

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Pratt Tribune
July 15, 2015
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WNH qualifies for High 5 for Mom & Baby Hospital status

The High 5 program — initiated, funded, and provided at no charge to Kansas hospitals by the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund — is founded on key hospital practices crucial for a successful breastfeeding experience. High 5 for Mom & Baby was ...

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July 10, 2015
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St. Francis Health qualifies for High 5 for Mom & Baby hospital

The High 5 for Mom & Baby program is provided at no charge to Kansas hospitals by the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Of the 50 hospital and birth centers around the state which have made a commitment to the High 5 program, St. Francis Health is the ...

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Kansas First News
June 30, 2015
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St. Francis Earns A High 5

The High 5 program is funded nationally by the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and was founded by the Hutchinson-based Health Fund in conjunction with the Kansas Breastfeeding Workshop. High 5 was founded on key hospital practices crucial for a ...

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July 1, 2015
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Rethinking Mental Health’s Role In Rural Kansas

The nonprofit United Methodist Health Ministry Fund is leading an effort to make the health system work better for people in rural Kansas. The fund’s president, Kim Moore, says the current structure based on small, low-volume hospitals isn’t likely to ...

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July 26, 2015
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New program educates moms before baby arrives

Stormont-Vail recently received a grant worth nearly $100,000 from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and Kansas Health Foundation's Kansas Breastfeeding Initiative to ensure moms in the Topeka area get the answers they need. RN Kris Myers will ...

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August 14, 2015
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Teaching kids about emotions

On behalf of the early childhood grant through the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, the QLC presented the children's department of the library with various books and activities on feelings and emotions. The early childhood grant encompasses social ...

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The Abilene Reflector-Chronicle
October 22, 2015
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Kansas Advocates Of Mid-Level Dental Providers Cheer Accreditation Decision

The United Methodist Health Ministry Fund is among the groups that support licensing mid-level dental providers in Kansas. “We need to improve access to dental services by having a mid-level, and this decision goes a long way to saying that a branch of ...

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September 9, 2015
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Grant supports breastfeeding support in Kansas

The Kansas Health Foundation and United Methodist Health Ministry Fund announced the funding for a Kansas Breastfeeding Initiative to support organizations in further developing and implementing breastfeeding initiatives in coordination with health care ...

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July 15, 2015
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Report: Expanding Medicaid would be budget-neutral, might save Kansas money

The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City, Kansas Health Foundation, REACH Healthcare Foundation, Sunflower Foundation, United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and Wyandotte Health Foundation sent a joint letter to Gov. Sam Brownback and members of ...

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Capital-Journal Online
December 8, 2015
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County Commission considers breastfeeding clinic

"We wrote the 2015 Impact Funding Team Breastfeeding Grant agreement with the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund," Smith began. "It will allow us to basically begin a mini clinic at the health department for the women of Butler County. Right now ...

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THE BUTLER COUNTY TIMES-GAZETTE
December 3, 2015
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Report: Medicaid expansion in Kansas would pay for itself

It was paid for by the Sunflower Foundation, which jointly released it with the Kansas Health Foundation, the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City, The REACH Healthcare Foundation, the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and the Wyandotte Health ...

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December 9, 2015
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Kim Moore: President, United Methodist Health Ministry Fund

Who: Kim Moore, president, United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Bio: Moore was a partner in the Foulston, Siefkin, Powers and Eberhardt law firm in Wichita in 1987 when he found an advertisement for the president’s position at the newly-created United ...

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KHI Kansas Health Institute
June 3, 2007
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Community Garden receives community award

La Bonita Garden of Grace, an outreach of Grace United Methodist Church, has received a grant award in the amount of $2,700 from United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, Hutchinson, to support the congregation’s community garden. The garden will be in ...

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The Emporia Gazette
May 9, 2014
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Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding set for Sept. 25

The Kansas Health Foundation and United Methodist Health Ministry Fund are hosting the Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 25 at the Kansas Leadership Center and KHF Conference Center, 325 E. Douglas. The summit is open ...

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The Wichita Eagle Kansas
September 11, 2014
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Kansas breastfeeding advocates set to meet

“According to the CDC, only 15 percent of Kansas infants are breastfeeding exclusively at 6 months,” said Katie Ross, program officer with the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund (UMHMF). “That’s pretty low compared to a lot of other states.

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September 9, 2014
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Campaign launched to improve state's breastfeeding rate

“We’re here to build a blueprint for how to change the culture in Kansas so that more moms and babies have the opportunity to breastfeed,” said Virginia Elliott, vice president for programs at the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, a co-sponsor ...

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Kansas City Kansan
September 29, 2014
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Shawnee County infant mortality rates improving but remain among worst in state

The SCHA early last year received a five-year, $263,200 grant to establish its Fetal and Infant Mortality Review project, with the funding being provided by the Kansas Health Foundation and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, and administered by ...

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Capital-Journal Online
September 15, 2014
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Breastfeeding Advocates To Meet In Wichita

“According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), only 15 percent of Kansas infants are breastfeeding exclusively at 6 months,” says Katie Ross, program officer with the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund (UMHMF). “That’s ...

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September 8, 2014
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Open Door secures $375K toward capital campaign

The organization announced Wednesday that it had received a $150,000 grant from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and another $125,000 from the Lattner Family Foundation. The Kansas West Conference United Methodist Church also is pledging $100,000 ...

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The Business Journal
May 4, 2011
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Salina Healthcare Center awarded grant funds

the Sunflower Foundation and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. "The fund is designed to help Kansas nonprofit organizations take advantage of federal programs and innovation grants that are being offered as part of implementation of the health ...

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Salina Journal
December 15, 2011
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Stormont-Vail HealthCare Announces New President & CEO

The Stormont-Vail and Cotton-O’Neil merger was on the forefront ... the Salina and Junction City Rotary Club Boards and as Chair of the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Peterson’s wife Christi is a marriage and family therapist.

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January 24, 2012
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Medically needy people will qualify for county bus ride vouchers

There’s a “sensitive population” who are sick and who are poor, said Kim Moore, president of the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The county has investments with medical service providers, and they all have issues moving people to the treatment ...

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Hutchinson News
March 18, 2014
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Novel program aims to improve nutrition, physical activity among young children and prevent obesity

The project has been supported by the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The project is divided into four phases. The first phase evaluated a 12-week program with the university's Stone House Early Childhood Education Center. The second phase occurred ...

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News-Medical
November 17, 2011
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Possible dentist shortage won’t have state smiling

Advocates said the state must take immediate action to increase the number of dentists. The report, commissioned by the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, says rural Kansas residents are 8 percent less likely to have visited a dentist in the past year ...

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LJWORLD
January 20, 2005
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Lt. Gov. Colyer releases 120 Medicaid reform ideas

and United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. “The Governor and I were pleased so many Kansans responded by offering ideas for remaking Medicaid the Kansas way,” Colyer said. “The process going forward will allow even more Kansans to make their voices ...

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THE BUTLER COUNTY TIMES-GAZETTE
April 8, 2011
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Update on What Foundations Have Been Doing in Oral Health Care

“Giving Voice to Oral Health in Kansas: Benefits of Long-Term Commitment,” Kim Moore, president of the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund (Hutchinson, Kansas), Aug. 23, Grantmakers In Health (GIH) “Views from the Field” series. Moore relates ...

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Health Affairs
January 26, 2011
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Faith V. Greed: The Battle Between Faith-Based Organizations And The Payday Loan Industry

To expand that program and create the Kansas Loan Pool, the organization secured a grant from the Catholic Campaign for Human Development, facilitated by Catholic Rural Life to fund administrative costs, while the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund ...

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The Consumerist
March 9, 2015
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United Methodist Health Ministry Fund honors Prairie View with $150,400 grant

To support the very important social and emotional development of even the youngest Kansans, the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund has awarded Prairie View, Inc., a grant of $150,400. Over two years, the grant will promote standard mental health ...

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The Kansan
February 22, 2015
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Prairie View gets $150,400 grant

To support the important social and emotional development of even the youngest Kansans, the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund has awarded Prairie View Inc. a grant of $150,400. Over two years, the grant will promote standard mental health screenings ...

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McPherson Sentinel
February 20, 2015
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For health fund's Elliott, 'a new phase'

Virginia Elliott, vice president for programs at the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, is retiring at the end of the year. But she’s not sure she likes that word. Login Here to Read More... Did you know? For just $0.99 you can get full site access ...

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Hutchinson News
November 22, 2014
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Incredible Years parent education training begins in February

The program is coordinated through the USD 489 Early Childhood Grants program and is funded by a grant from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund grant and a Community-Based Grant for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect. More information and ...

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January 31, 2015
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Hospital has an ACA 'navigator'

The new position is being funded in part by a grant from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Potter will have an office on the second floor of Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, near the main entrance and adjacent to the admissions desk.

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Insurance News Net
December 23, 2014
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Advocates, Hospitals Unite To Raise Kansas Breastfeeding Rate

Three years ago, breastfeeding coalitions throughout the state joined the Kansas Hospital Association and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund in launching High 5 for Mom and Baby, an ongoing campaign aimed at helping hospitals adopt five principles ...

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July 13, 2014
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Child Start chooses three Children’s Champions, wants you to pick a fourth

The community champion will be announced Jan. 18. The corporate champion award will go to Wesley Medical Center, the organizational champion award to United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and the individual champion award to retiring District Attorney Nola ...

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The Business Journal
January 8, 2013
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Understanding the Marketplace of the Affordable Care Act presentaion, Monday

Hart's position is made possible with a matching grant from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and PRMC. The grant is for one year, with an option for renewal. The Navigator Program is guided and supported by the Kansas Association for the Medically ...

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January 10, 2015
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The Funders Who Can Claim Some Credit for the Massive Uptick in ACA Enrollment

United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, Ascension Health, Presence Health, and CHRISTUS Health. Big insurers funding the effort include BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Blue Shield of California, Independence Blue Cross, and Kaiser Permanente. Several ...

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February 24, 2015
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LeeAnne Mullen

Project Coordinator at Prairie View, Inc. LeeAnne will oversee administration of the recent grant it received from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The $150,400 grant supports mental health screenings over two years. LeeAnne will coordinate ...

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The Business Journal
March 30, 2015
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Woman appointed to oversee grant

Prairie View, Inc., has appointed LeeAnne Mullen project coordinator to oversee administration of the recent grant it received from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The $150,400 grant supports mental health screenings over two years for young ...

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McPherson Sentinel
March 30, 2015
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Navigator can lead the way through health insurance marketplace

Lisa Hart is a certified marketplace navigator employed at Pratt Regional Medical Center, a program funded by the hospital and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The hospital ... program Thursday at the Pratt Public Library. One-on-one help will ...

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Pratt Tribune
December 2, 2014
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Business buzz

Prairie View, Inc., has appointed LeeAnne Mullen project coordinator to oversee administration of the recent grant it received from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The $150,400 grant supports mental health screenings over two years for young ...

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The Kansan
April 26, 2015
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Kansas Rural Hospitals Struggle To Stay Afloat

president of the Hutchinson-based United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Maintaining access to health care in rural areas is one of the fund’s priorities. Moore said the hospitals are critical to rural health systems. “They’re the administrative base ...

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April 27, 2015
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Rural hospitals struggle to stay afloat

Kim Moore, president of the Hutchinson-based United Methodist Health Ministry Fund “They’re the administrative base, usually, for the rural health clinic, the physician’s office,” Moore said. “They’re the base, in many cases, or certainly ...

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Garden City Telegram
April 24, 2015
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LeeAnne Mullen

Project Coordinator at Prairie View, Inc. LeeAnne will oversee administration of the recent grant it received from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The $150,400 grant supports mental health screenings over two years. LeeAnne will coordinate ...

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The Business Journal
March 31, 2015
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Woman appointed to oversee grant

Prairie View, Inc., has appointed LeeAnne Mullen project coordinator to oversee administration of the recent grant it received from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The $150,400 grant supports mental health screenings over two years for young ...

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McPherson Sentinel
March 29, 2015
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Navigator can lead the way through health insurance marketplace

A navigator can help. Lisa Hart is a certified marketplace navigator employed at Pratt Regional Medical Center, a program funded by the hospital and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. The hospital was contacted by the United Methodist Health ...

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Pratt Tribune
December 2, 2014
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Grant funding helps Project Access offset Wichita, Sedgwick County funding cuts

A $60,000 grant from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund will help Project Access offset cuts in city and county funding. The grant will be paid over three years and will help Project Access avoid interruptions in direct service and aid the ...

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The Business Journal
May 5, 2015
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United Methodist Health Ministry Fund honors Prairie View with $150,400 grant

To support the very important social and emotional development of even the youngest Kansans, the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund has awarded Prairie View, Inc., a grant of $150,400. Over two years, the grant will promote standard mental health ...

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The Kansan
February 22, 2015
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Rural hospitals struggle to stay afloat

president of the Hutchinson-based United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Maintaining access to health care in rural areas is one of the fund’s priorities. Moore said the hospitals are critical to rural health systems. They’re the administrative base ...

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April 27, 2015
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Rural hospitals threatened

president of the Hutchinson-based United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Maintaining access to health care in rural areas is one of the fund’s priorities. Moore said the hospitals are critical to rural health systems. “They’re the administrative base ...

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indyrepnews.com
May 4, 2015
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As rural hospitals struggle, solutions sought to preserve healthcare access

president of the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, a Kansas-based charitable foundation, said many rural hospitals have been resistant to change. “Rural America has been schooled to believe that change equals loss,” Moore said. Other challenges ...

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Modern Healthcare
May 15, 2015
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Mental health for children

Funding for this report came from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund and includes information on the types of early childhood mental health services in Kansas and the fact that the proposed 2013 state budget includes lower funding levels than 2012.

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The Emporia Gazette
June 5, 2012
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Kansas hospitals test new models of health care delivery in rural areas

The Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation, established by the Kansas Hospital Association, has received a grant from the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, Hutchinson, Kansas, to test the potential of two different models of health care ...

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High Plains Journal
June 4, 2015
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