Broadband Service

The Healthcare Connect Fund Program provides a 65% discount on all broadband internet connectivity expenses located in both rural and in some instances, non-rural. These connections can be primary connections as well as redundant back-up connections.


A 65% discount is available on network equipment necessary to manage, control, or maintain an eligible service or a dedicated health care broadband network. Examples of qualifying equipment include routers/switches, computers/servers used exclusively for network management, network management software, and firewalls.

Install And Upgrade Fees

A 65% discount is available on installation of qualifying new services as well as fees charged for bandwith upgrades.

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Our Clients

RHC Consulting serves a wide variety of hospitals, rural health care clinics, health departments, and community mental health centers at over 100 locations throughout Michigan.

It is our goal to relieve the administrative burden and stress of managing the application process for busy healthcare facilities, while maximizing funding to help alleviate the rising costs of telecommunication services.

Are my HCP Sites Eligible?

The following entities are eligible for funding provided through the Healthcare Connect Fund Program:

  • Not-for-profit hospitals
  • Dedicated emergency rooms of rural for-profit hospitals
  • Local health departments or agencies
  • Community mental health centers
  • Rural health clinics
  • Skilled nursing facilities (SNF)
  • Community health centers or health care centers providing healthcare to migrants
  • Post-secondary educational institutions offering healthcare instruction, such as teaching hospitals or medical schools
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