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WHEREAS, rural communities in Nevada, and throughout the United States, are wonderful places to live, work and explore; and

WHEREAS, meeting the healthcare needs of citizens in our rural areas is constantly evolving, and rural hospitals, in addition to being sources of innovation and resourcefulness that reach beyond geographical boundaries to deliver quality care, are also typically part of the economic foundation of their communities; and

WHEREAS, rural healthcare providers have the opportunity to offer more comprehensive, compassionate, patient-centered and holistic care to patients, and are supported by staff who are dedicated and contribute to the wellness of their community; and

WHEREAS, all residents of the great State of Nevada, and its visitors, rely upon these dedicated professional should an accident or illness occur; and

WHEREAS, for 30 years Nevada Rural Hospital Partners has been a valued resource for rural healthcare within the Silver State, whose impact and leadership has made rural healthcare better; and

WHEREAS, Nevada Rural Hospital Partners has provided a place of collaboration and networking that supports many of the critical operational, regulatory and financial needs of rural hospital and clinics;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  November 17, 2016

 RURAL HEALTH DAY IN NEVADA

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Scott Anderson