NRHA Programs Overview

What We Do

For more than 30 years, the National Rural Health Association has been serving rural communities by advancing and publicizing rural health issues and seeking to solve rural health care challenges. NRHA is the only national organization with a clear mission to:

  • Improve the delivery of health services in rural areas through its many members and staff
  • Help rural citizens build, maintain, and improve the institutions that can meet their health care needs by providing research, education, leadership and informational support

Who We Bring Together

NRHA’s activities bring together:

  • Residents of rural communities
  • Rural health professionals of all specialties
  • Representatives of state, local and national governments
  • The full range of private sector rural health organizations

How We Do It

NRHA programs serve rural communities by providing relevant and timely information and best practices to all people who care about the health of rural America through:

  • Workshops
  • Conferences
  • Technical assistance
  • Other outreach efforts