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2015 Conferences

13th Annual Critical Access Hospital and
28th Annual Rural Health Conferences


The 2015 conferences bring together over 300 professionals, 65+ exhibitors, and 50+ speakers from across the Northwest and beyond to find innovative ideas, tools, and strategies for successful solutions to issues that face rural health professionals and advocates.

Join us for three days of professional development centered on the unique issues faced by rural health care. Beginning with the Critical Access Hospital Conference on March 17, 2015 and followed by the Rural Health Conference on March 18-19, 2015, experts will present on:

  • Quality Improvement
  • Workforce Development
  • Population Health
  • Community Leadership
  • And more!

Enjoy the opportunity to form new relationships with colleagues and renew old friendships at the joint conference reception co-hosted by the NW Regional Critical Access Hospital Conference and the NW Regional Rural Health Conference from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on March 17, 2015.

For more information and the full conference website please Click Here

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The Critical Access Hospital Conference is produced with support by state offices of rural health for Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.
The Rural Health Conference is produced by the WRHA and the Washington Statewide Office of Rural Health in conjunction with the Area Health Education Center of Eastern Washington, the WA Department of Health, the Office of Community Health Systems, University of Washington School of Medicine, and the Western Washington Area Health Education Center.






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Telephone: 509.358.7547
Fax: 509.358.7647

PO Box 1495
Spokane, WA, 99210-1495







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