Congresswoman Bustos Announces Federal Investment in Henderson County Rural Health Center

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that the Eagle View Community Health System will receive $1,304,794 in federal funding, allowing them to continue providing quality medical, dental and behavioral care to Henderson County’s rural residents. “Families in rural America face unique challenges when it comes to accessing affordable health care,” Congresswoman Bustos said. […]

Congresswoman Bustos Announces More Than $8 Million In Grants For Local Health Centers

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announced that health centers across the district will receive $8,251,258 in total grant funding. These federal dollars were awarded through the Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Center Cluster Program that helps community-based health care organizations provide primary care for underserved communities. “All hardworking Americans should have access […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on House Passage of Opioid Package

Bustos included key provisions to increase access for treatment in rural communities and protect children born with opioid dependence WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement regarding the passage of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act in the House, a bipartisan package of legislation designed to address the opioid epidemic that […]

DURBIN AND BUSTOS HIGHLIGHT KEY PROVISIONS IN FIGHT AGAINST OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Package includes prevention and treatment measures on DEA quotas, infant opioid dependence, telemedicine and child trauma ROCK ISLAND – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin and U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos today discussed their work to address the opioid epidemic. The Senate passed an opioid package on Monday and the House passed similar legislation in June. These bills […]