2017 NRHD Celebrations

National Rural Health Day is a week away, and we are excited to hear about all the great efforts to Celebrate the Power of Rural on November 16, 2017! Be inspired, see what others are doing, get involved, and be a part of the movement. #powerofrural

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Helen Newberry Joy Hospital Helen Newberry Joy Hospital’s dietary department is making an NRHD cake for administration to serve to employees.

 

Colorado Rural Health Center Colorado Rural Health Center will be celebrating the Power of Rural at Keefe Memorial Hospital in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado! A locally catered lunch will be served to staff and community members, and the Governor’s Proclamation will be read by a Cheyenne Wells VIP, Gerald Keefe!
Washington Rural Health Association The Washington State Rural Health Association is having a photo contest.
Rhode Island State Office of Rural Health RISORH will be celebrating NRHD at the New England Rural Health Roundtable Conference
St. Aloisius Medical Center St. Aloisius Medical Center is holding a lunch and learn in conjunction with a mini health fair.
New Jersey Office of Primary Care & Rural Health The New Jersey Department of Health, Office of Primary Care & Rural Health, New Jersey Primary Care Association and New Jersey Rural Health Advisory Committee will be partnering with HQSI (Healthcare Quality Strategies, Inc.) on a webinar entitled, “Addressing the Effects of Opioid Use and Diabetes”.
Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Office of Primary Care and Rural Health is giving awards to top performing rural hospitals in Outcomes, and recognizing 35 Medical Directors for Emergency Medical Services working within New Mexico Critical Access Hospital Areas

 

State Offices of Rural Health

Nevada Nevada State Office of Rural Health is Sponsoring a summit entitled “Opioid Abuse Prevention Summit: Tools and Templates for Complying with AB474”, Thursday, November 16, 2017, Airport Plaza Hotel, Reno, NV, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

 

Washington Washington Department of Health, Washington Resources Group and PNWU Family Medicine Club are hosting a National Rural Health Day event at Pacific Northwest University in Yakima.

 

Arizona Arizona Center for Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Hawaii Hawaii State Office of Primary Care and Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Illinois Illinois Center for Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Kansas Kansas Department of Health and Environment has received a governor’s proclamation
Louisiana Louisiana Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Montana Montana Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
New Hampshire New Hampshire Rural Health & Primary Care has received a governor’s proclamation
North Dakota North Dakota Center for Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Oklahoma Oklahoma Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Oregon Oregon Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Rhode Island Rhode Island Office of Primary Care & Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
South Carolina South Carolina Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
South Dakota South Dakota Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation
Texas Texas Office of Rural Affairs has received a governor’s proclamation
Wisconsin Wisconsin Office of Rural Health has received a governor’s proclamation