Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) released the following statement applauding the Department of Health and Human Services for awarding a $200,000 Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program grant to the Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties. This grant will help enhance health care quality in Lyon and Storey counties by improving access to essential services and providing local residents with educational health forums and programs.
“The Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties provides valuable services that help Nevadans eat healthier, find support for overcoming substance addiction, and navigate our state’s health care and insurance system. All Nevadans deserve access to quality, affordable healthcare resources and I am thankful for the Department of Health and Human Services’ for providing these critical investments that will help improve the quality of life for Nevada communities.”