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Critical Access Hospital Conference

Sep 23-25, 2020 Kansas City, Mo.

Join us for NRHA’s Rural Health Clinic and Critical Access Hospital Conferences, the association's fastest-growing events for a reason, hosted virtually for the first time.

Take advantage of the educational and networking opportunities designed for clinic and hospital professionals and board members serving rural America.

Register for both events to save $100 on your total registration cost.

  • icon-agenta Agenda


    DRAFT 2020 RHC & CAH Conference agenda (updated 08.03.20)

    NRHA’s Quality and Clinical Conference has been integrated into NRHA’s Kansas City events as an exclusive track consisting of seven sessions.

    Past agendas

    2019 CAH conference
    2018 CAH conference
    2017 CAH conference

    2016 CAH conference
    2015 CAH conference
    2014 CAH conference


    Call for presentations

    The 2020 call for presentations for the Critical Access Hospital Conference is now closed. The deadline was June 1, and late submissions will not be accepted. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance status by email in mid July. All speakers selected must register for the conference in which they speak. Speakers receive a discounted registration fee. No travel, lodging or meal expenses are covered.

    Visit the RHC and CAH conference call for presentations page for more information about the submission process.


    Additional information

    Continuing education credits are available. Learn more about NRHA's Top 20 Critical Access Hospital Awards.

  • icon-rates Rates

    Register online for NRHA's Kansas City events

    You may also register via downloadable PDF form email to [email protected], mail or fax.

    Register for both RHC and CAH conferences and receive $100 off the total price.

    Standard registration rates
    $260 for members
    $360 for non-members*
    $130 for students

    Industry registration rates
    $540 for industry members who provide services or products
    $640 for industry non-members who provide services or products*

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

    ^Students receive a 50 percent discount on all conference rates when authenticated. Non-member students should send PDF registration to [email protected].

    Contact [email protected] or 816-756-3140 for more information on registration.


    NRHA Refund Policy

    For cancellations received by National Rural Health Association at least 30 days prior to a conference or seminar, a full refund, less a 30% processing fee, will be provided to the registrant.

    For cancellations received less than 30 days prior to a conference or seminar, a credit towards attendance at a future conference or seminar will be provided.

    No refunds or credits will be provided for no-shows and cancellation notifications received after the conference or seminar is held.

  • icon-exhibitors Exhibitors


    Due to the growth of NRHA's Partnership Program and limited exhibit space at NRHA's Critical Access Hospital Conference, booth spaces are reserved for NRHA partners only. Contact Colleen Bay to learn more. 

    Advertisers and sponsors

    Don't miss the opportunity to increase your visibility in the rural market with ads and sponsorships or by becoming a vetted NRHA Partner.

    Download NRHA's 2020 RHC & CAH event engagement guide, or contact Colleen Bay to learn more.

    NRHA offers sponsorships for all events, providing a valuable opportunity for your organization to gain visibility. These sponsorships, ads and partnerships are great ways to get your company's message in the hands of hundreds of attendees. Remember, one-third of all U.S. hospitals are rural facilities.