Illinois Rural Health Association Happenings

IRHA Spring 2020 Newsletter

Get great statewide exposure by advertising in IRHA's semi-annual newsletters. Our newsletter comes out in March and November and is distributed to over 1000 rural health professionals, including rural hospitals, Rural Health Clinics, public health departments, medical schools, clinician offices, etc., and all 177 legislators that comprise the Illinois General Assembly.  It is also distributed at conferences and events IRHA both participates in as well as hosts. 

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IRHA Winter/Spring Webinar Series

Tuesday, February 25th, Noon
Federal Rural Health Update presented
by Brock Slabach from the National Rural Health Association

Tuesday, March 31st, Noon
SNF PDPM & CMS Updates 

This session will provide a discussion of SNF PDPM as well as the latest information and updates from CMS.  A summary of the changes and where to locate important information will also be included. Presented by Part A Provider & Education Team for National Government Services.

Student Rural Health Careers Forum

Thursday, March 26th  |  6:30 to 8:00 pm
Rend Lake College Library  |  468 N. Ken Gray Parkway, Ina, IL

There is a huge workforce shortage in rural health care. The Forum will help students gain insight on the many careers paths you can take and the best way to get there.
There will be a panel discussion and FREE PIZZA.

The Forum is free but registration is required to get an accurate headcount.

Thank you to AHEC for their sponsorship!

IRHA's 31st Annual
Educational Conference

August 5-6th, 2020
I-Hotel, Champaign 

Register Now!

Call for Presenters
deadline March 20th

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About the IRHA

First organized in 1989, the Illinois Rural Health Association (IRHA) is a collaborative association whose mission is to strengthen health systems for rural residents and communities through advocacy, education, networking and leadership.

IRHA Executive Director can be reached at 217-280-0206 or


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