National Rural Health Association

2014 RHC and CAH Conferences

Kansas City, here I come.

KC Nelson Atkins shuttlecockChart your facility’s success at the Rural Health Clinic (Sept. 30-Oct. 1) and Critical Access Hospital (Oct. 1-3) conferences in Kansas City. The goal of these events is to share effective practices and policies to provide insights on best practices addressing many of the access, quality and patient safety issues confronted by CAHs and RHCs. They’re NRHA's fastest-growing events for a reason, so register today.

Speak up: Present at NRHA's annual event

MicrophoneEach year, more than 200 faculty present 48 concurrent educational sessions, 20 research papers and up to 100 research and educational posters at NRHA’s annual event. Anyone with an interest in rural health care or rural health research is invited to submit sessions and research to present in Philadelphia by July 31.

Rural Roads revamped, new issue available

rural_roadsThe summer issue of Rural Roads is now online, and it's easier than ever to access, navigate and share your favorite articles from your mobile device. The magazine highlights how remote remedies connect Alaskans to care, a program matching 500 physicians over 35 years, a daughter following in her rural doctor father’s footsteps, this year’s NRHA Rural Health Award winners and more. 

NRHA announces its 2014 Rural Health Award winners

award imageEach year NRHA honors outstanding individuals and organizations in the field of rural health who have dedicated their time and talents to improving the health and wellbeing of others. NRHA is proud to announce its 2014 Rural Health Award recipients, honored during NRHA’s 37th Annual Rural Health Conference in Las Vegas.

Bipartisan bill introduced to support rural health

bill (law)U.S. Sens. Franken (D-Minn.), Roberts (R-Kan.), Harkin (D-Iowa) and Barrasso (R-Wyo.) recently introduced the Craig Thomas Rural Hospital and Provider Equity Act (R-HoPE) to address workforce, payment and regulatory policies in an effort to facilitate the delivery of primary, acute and emergency care across rural America. NRHA commends the senators for their efforts and encourages quick action on this legislation.

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