Offices at Ohio University Holding an Informative Healthcare Display Competition
Three offices at Ohio University have paired to hold an informative healthcare display competition between inter-professional student teams. Each team will create an interactive display on a rural health topic to celebrate National Rural Health Day. The top three teams will receive monetary prizes. Attendees can enjoy the displays, popcorn and connect with the faculty,…
3RNet has two major activities planned for NRHD: a candidate registration promotion, and a facility recognition. How We’re Celebrating Candidates: New candidate registrations in the month of November will get a $5 Starbucks e-gift card as our way of saying “Happy National Rural Health Day!” New candidate registrations must do two things when registering to…
University of Arizona Center for Rural Health NRHD Webinar
The University of Arizona Center for Rural Health is planning a special NRHD Webinar, entitled “Growing the Power of Rural: The Rural Health Workforce in Arizona” with a panel of presenters. They also are calling for photos from rural partners with a “I am rural” sign on social media. Event Details: 12:00pm Arizona Time www.crh.arizona.edu (Look…
Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health Annual Rural Health Awards
The Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health will be presenting the annual rural health awards in communities during the week of National Rural Health Day. For more information, contact Lisa Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delaware SORH New Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Planned
The Delaware Office of Primary Care & Rural Health in collaboration with the rural health association, has an event highlighting a new inpatient psychiatric facility planned. Event Details: SUN Behavioral Contact Information: For more information, contact Katherine Collison at Katherine.Collison@state.de.us.
Williamsburg Regional Hospital Rural Health Education Day
Williamsburg Regional Hospital will be handing out information about the importance of rural health to our community and the surrounding areas on National Rural Health Day. When: 11/15/18 8:30am – 5:00pm For more information contact Rebecca Bradford at email@example.com.
Valor Health will give a personal thank you card to every employee for their dedication to providing care in our rural area. We will also sponsor a lunch-time walk around our campus on the Mary Secor Trail, which was recently dedicated to the legacy of healthcare in our community. Time: 12:00pm Details: Rural Health Walk…
National Rural Health Day is an opportunity to “Celebrate the Power of Rural” by honoring the selfless, community-minded, “can do” spirit that prevails in rural America. It also gives us a chance to bring to light the unique healthcare challenges that rural citizens face while showcasing the efforts of rural healthcare providers, State Offices of…
Hawaii State Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Proclamation
Hawaii State Office of Primary Care and Rural Health is celebrating National Rural Health Day by obtaining a Gubernatorial Proclamation and promoting NRHD on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). Location: Hawaii State Capitol Time: 12:00 Noon For more information contact Gregg Kishaba at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maryland SORH is planning to mark the occasion by receiving a proclamation from the Governor declaring November 15, 2018 Maryland Rural Health Day and a webinar to celebrate this event. SORH would like to offer a webinar to highlight some funding opportunities as well as projects that are happening within some parts of rural Maryland….
Are you planning a big event on NRHD? Do you have a unique idea you’d like to share with us? Please consider collaborating with NOSORH and plan your own twitter chat, webinar, community event, or other activity in honor of NRHD. When you do, we’ll feature your organization and NRHD activity on the Power of Rural website. We’d love to spread the news about what you are doing.