November 20, 2020
For the next post in the ACUTE CARE, INC. Supports series, we have chosen the National Rural Hospital Association.
We are proud members of this important organization, and derive considerable benefit from the information we receive and the advocacy they accomplish on behalf of our hospital partners.
As an introduction, we can not improve on the way the NRHA outlines their purpose and mission on their website:
- The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) is a national nonprofit membership organization with more than 21,000 members.
- The association’s mission is to provide leadership on rural health issues through advocacy, communications, education and research.
- NRHA membership consists of a diverse collection of individuals and organizations, all of whom share the common bond of an interest in rural health.
While the benefit provided by the NRHA is comprehensive, I would like to focus on two resources that deserve the spotlight.
The NRHA maintains a robust and influential advocacy effort that targets issues of import to our rural partners. A more comprehensive explanation is available on their website, but two resources are highlighted here:
Two other NHRA resources of note are
ACUTE CARE, INC. is a proud member of the National Rural Hospital Association, and believes that the organization is worthy of your support, and is an authoritative resource on issues of import to anyone interested in supporting rural healthcare.