Rural Policy Update

Appropriations Update: On the week of October 28, the Senate began deliberation on a Labor-HHS appropriations bill for fiscal year (FY) 2020.  Senate Majority Leader McConnell filed cloture on the motion to proceed to the House-passed Labor-HHS spending bill (H.R....

NOSORH Annual Meeting Planning Underway

The 2019 NOSORH Annual Meeting that will take place in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on October 16-17 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Albuquerque. The theme for this year’s meeting is “Plug in to the Power of Rural”. This theme will be the guiding force while planning the...

2019 Primary Care Office Training Academy Kicks Off

Last month, representatives from 12 primary care offices (PCOs) attended the PCO Training Academy and Mentoring Kickoff meeting. The meeting, planned by NOSORH and the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO), was held at the ASTHO offices in...

5th Annual National Rural EMS & Care Conference a Success

The National Rural EMS & Care Conference, hosted by the South Carolina Office of Rural Health and the South Carolina Office of EMS, was a resounding success in Charleston! The conference brought together EMS providers, state EMS directors, State Offices of Rural...

Register Soon for the SORH Leadership Institute!

State Offices are invited to register for the brand-new Learning to Lead: The Jim Bernstein SORH Leadership Institute! This 12-part, online Institute provides rural-focused professional development for State Office of Rural Health (SORH) staff in current and future...

“Plug in” to Partnership with NOSORH

  You’re invited to “Plug in” to the Power of Rural by partnering and sponsoring with NOSORH! Whether you’re a long-time friend and supporter of NOSORH and National Rural Health Day, or considering partnering for the very first time, there are plenty of new and...