The University of Arizona Health Sciences has been awarded two grants totaling $3.9 million for efforts that will help improve health care access for rural and underserved communities.

The Arizona Area Health Education Centers and Advanced Nursing Education Workforce grants will total $2.5 million over five years and $1.4 million over two years, respectively. Both are funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

SOURCE: insidetucsonbusiness.com