Improving access and health outcomes for the uninsured and underinsured across the St. Louis region

A National Model for Health Care

Following the closure of the last public hospital in St. Louis, the region faced a fiscal crisis jeopardizing the St. Louis health care safety net. The St. Louis Regional Health Commission (RHC) was formed in 2001 to ensure the financial stability of the safety net and develop an integrated health system that continues to support uninsured and vulnerable patients across the community.

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Upcoming Events

  • Provider Services Advisory Board Meeting

    RHC Provider Services Advisory Board members meet monthly to provide direct input to the RHC’s work. To join this Zoom meeting: Join from a PC,…

    Tuesday, October 6, 2020 7:30 am - 8:30 am Zoom
  • Community Advisory Board Meeting

    RHC Community Advisory Board members meet monthly to provide direct input to the RHC’s work. Parking is available in the main lot with overflow spots…

    Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:30 am - 10:00 am Employment Connection
    2838 Market Street
    St. Louis, MO 63103
  • Commission Monthly Board Meeting

    The Regional Health Commission is an appointed body of individuals dedicated to ensuring the financial sustainability of the health care safety net in St. Louis,…

    Wednesday, October 21, 2020 7:30 am - 8:30 am St. Louis County Department of Public Health
    6121 North Hanley Road
    Berkeley, MO 63134
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Gateway to Better Health Impact

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Vaccine Messaging Acknowledges Past Racial Traumas in Health

Vaccine Messaging Acknowledges Past Racial Traumas in Health

ST. LOUIS, September 10, 2020 – Messaging around a Covid-19 vaccine must be delivered to African American communities without admonishment or pressure, according to health officials planning for its rollout in St. Louis. Click here for the Bloomberg Law story. Photo: Bloomberg Law

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