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Rural Health Clinic Conference

Sep 21-22, 2021 Kansas City, Mo.

We can't wait to see you in person


Join us in Kansas City for NRHA’s 2021 Rural Health Clinic and Critical Access Hospital Conferences, Sept. 21-24. They’re NRHA’s fastest-growing events for a reason.

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

Be sure to register for both events to save $100 on your total registration cost.

NRHA members save $100 more on each event, while those who have never been an NRHA member will receive a complimentary one-year NRHA membership.

 

Call for presentations


NRHA is no longer accepting session proposals for its 2021 Rural Health Clinic Conference and Critical Access Hospital Conference in Kansas City. The deadline was June 2 and late submissions will not be accepted.


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

  • icon-agenta Agenda

    Agenda

    2021 RHC & CAH agendas TBA

    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

    2020 RHC & CAH conferences
    2019 RHC conference
    2018 RHC conference
    2017 RHC conference
    2016 RHC conference

    2015 RHC conference
    2014 RHC conference
     

    Additional information

    Continuing education credits are available.
     

  • icon-rates Rates

    Register for NRHA's virtual events

     

    Early RHC rates (before Aug. 31)
    $359 for members
    $459 for non-members*
    $180 for students^

    Standard RHC rates (after Aug. 31)
    $409 for members
    $509 for non-members*
    $230 for students^

    Early RHC + CAH rate (before Aug. 31)
    $788 for members
    $938 for non-members*
    $393 for students^

    Standard RHC + CAH rates (after Aug. 31)
    $888 for members
    $1,088 for non-members*
    $493 for students^

    * includes a complimentary one-year membership for first-time NRHA members.
    ^ students receive a 50 percent discount on all conference rates when authenticated.

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

    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.

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    Exhibitors 

    Due to the growth of NRHA's Partnership Program and limited exhibit space at the 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 2021 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.

  • icon-building Accommodations

    Conference Hotel

    Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
    2345 McGee Street
    Kansas City, Mo. 64108 

    Tell the hotel you're with NRHA to get the best rates.

    The Sheraton Crown Center is located in the heart of Kansas City, 20 miles from KCI Airport, walking distance to Kansas City's finest shopping and dining. Book your room online or call 800-325-3535 to reserve your room. The extended deadline for the $189 discounted NRHA rate is Aug. 31 or when rooms sell out.

    NRHA events consistently sell out early, so don’t delay booking your room.

    The conference venue continues to follow current CDC guidelines and NRHA would be happy to accommodate the needs of our attendees.

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    Continuing education

    By attending NRHA's Rural Health Clinic Conference participants may earn up to six hours ACHE Qualified Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation. Download an attendance certificate  for the most recent Rural Health Clinic Conference.
     

    Security


    Unfortunately, it is becoming more common for association meetings and conventions to be targeted by third-party websites and online scams. NRHA never uses a third party booking service and registration for NRHA conferences is only possible via the online registration links found on our website.