Congressional Action KitThe National Rural Health Association's Rural Health Policy Institute is the largest rural advocacy event in the country. At the conference you can learn firsthand about the development and implementation of health care policy at the federal level and meet
NRHA has developed three requests for members to ask their senators and representatives:
1) Protect and strengthen all rural hospitals.
2) Support robust funding levels for all rural health programs for fiscal year 2016.
3) Join the Senate Rural Health Caucus or House Rural Health Care Coalition and sponsor key legislation.
Materials to review, share
NRHA has produced a document outlining the above requests.
Two documents outline the economic impact of rural hospitals.
An infographic on the critical condition of CAHs is also available
Key legislation and information on the Senate Rural Health Caucus or the House Rural Health Care Coalition.
Several critically important rural Medicare extenders expire on March 31 unless Congress intervenes.