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Senator McGuire Announces $10M Grant for Health Education Hub in Humboldt County


  • Humboldt County hospital leadership
  • Elected representatives from Humboldt County
  • CalPoly Humboldt
  • College of the Redwoods


On Nov. 1, Humboldt County hospital leaders gathered with local elected leaders and the presidents of CalPoly Humboldt and College of the Redwoods for a press conference where Sen. Mike McGuire announced receipt of a $10 million grant to begin building a large health education hub. The hub will help house their growing problems and directly address the health care workforce shortage in Humboldt County. This news was met with great fanfare among all who were present and will be especially critical to the hospitals and health care providers in Humboldt County.