National Rural Health Association

Improving the Health of 62 Million Rural Americans

10th Rural Quality and Clinical Conference


July 16-18, 2014

Atlanta, Georgia

NRHA’s Rural Quality and Clinical Conference is an interactive conference for quality improvement coordinators, performance improvement coordinators, rural clinicians, quality improvement organizations, and nurses practicing on the front lines of rural health care.

Rural Quality and Clinical Conference agenda

Click here to view the 2014 final conference agenda.

Click here to view the full 2013 conference agenda with session descriptions.

Click here for the final 2013 conference agenda.

SRHA Leadership Conference

July 15-16, 2014

Atlanta, Georgia

The NRHA sponsored State Rural Health Association Leadership Conference (fomerly known as the Skill-Building Workshop) provides an opportunity for state rural health association leaders to learn from each other and to develop skills for achieving the goals of their own state association.


Scholarships for the Rural Quality and Clinical Conference are now available.

Click here for the scholarship form and eligibility requirements. Scholarships will be reviewed and awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Contact Laura Hudson with any questions.

Registration information

Register online or download the registration form to mail or email.

Register for both the QC and SRHA conferences and receive an additional $100 discount.  (not applicable for road trip and student discount rates)

QC Conference rates

Early (before June 23)
$269 member
$369 non-member*

After June 23
$319 member
$419 non-member*

Road trip rate for attendees from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina or Tennessee
$139 for members
$239 non-member*


* Price includes a one-year complimentary membership for first-time NRHA members.

SRHA Leadership Conference rates

Early (before June 23)
$189 for member or non-member

After June 23
$239 for member or non-member




Doubletree Atlanta - Buckhead
3342 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA  30326

NRHA’s discounted room rate is $149 single or double plus tax (currently 16 percent).
Discount deadline is June 23 or when rooms sell out. Book your room online.

If the conference hotel is full, there are additional hotels within a mile of the DoubleTree. NRHA does not have a block at any of these hotels.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Buckhead Atlanta (0.69 miles or 16 min. walk)
Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Buckhead Atlanta (0.11 miles or 2 min. walk)

Embassy Suites Buckhead Atlanta (0.21 miles or 5 min. walk)

Hyatt Place Hotel Buckhead Atlanta (0.37 miles or 8 min. walk) 


Travel Planning

MARTA (Atlanta area rapid transit rail) is $2.50 each way between airport and closest station the Marta Buckhead station on the Red line. It is 1.5 blocks from conference hotel. (Approx. 35 mins travel time.)

Cab fare from airport approximately $44 each way (price contingent upon traffic)

Sponsors and advertisers

Exhibitors and Sponsors

For information on exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, review the 2014 Rural Quality and Clinical Sponsorship Opportunities.

Contact Kathy Siress with exhibitor/sponsor registration questions.

Contact Laura Hudson with content or conference questions.


Advertisers and Sponsors

Don't miss the opportunity to increase your visibility in the rural market with a conference program ad or sponsorship.

NRHA offers sponsorships for all events, providing a valuable opportunity for your organization to gain visibility. Ads in NRHA's conference program and Rural Roads magazine are great ways to get your company's name in the hands of 800 attendees.

Download NRHA's current Visibility Guide and contact Larry Bedell to learn more.

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