Rural Health Resource Guide
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy Resources
- Rural Health Clinic Technical Assistance Calls
The Rural Health Clinic Technical Assistance conference call series connects you with timely and useful information on operational and policy issues specific to Rural Health Clinics. Calls are 1 hour, with 45 minutes of speaker presentation followed by 15 minutes of question & answer and occur approximately 5 times a year.
- FORHP, ACA, and You ‘Office Hours’ Calls
Our monthly “FORHP, ACA, and You” Office Hours sessions function as a forum for rural health stakeholders and grantees engaged in outreach and enrollment to hear about best practices and innovative strategies in reaching and enrolling rural communities in the Health Insurance Marketplaces. These webinars typically feature several presentations of successful organizations working in the field and offer an extended question period at the end. All are recorded and available here for your review.
- Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub)
Formerly called the Rural Assistance Center, RHIhub is the nation's rural health information source. The website offers a library of resources, coverage of rural issues, state guides, toolkits, program models and more. Customized assistance is available by phone or email. The RHIhub is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy and all services are provided free of charge.
- Rural Community Health Gateway
The Gateway can help build effective community health programs and improve services. Resources and examples in this Gateway are chosen for effectiveness and adaptability and are drawn from programs with a strong history of service and community success. Evidence-based toolkits include literature reviews and provide resources to implement programs on topics such as: care coordination, community health workers, mental health and substance abuse, obesity prevention, etc.
- Rural Health Research Gateway
The Rural Health Research Gateway is an online library of research and expertise. It’s free to use, searchable, and provides access to the work of all ten federally-funded Rural Health Research Centers and Policy Analysis Initiatives.
- Resource Guide for New Applicants and Grantees (PDF - 316 KB)
The FORHP Resources Guide is a non-comprehensive compendium that provides new applicants and grantees with an array of relevant resources, tools and services organized by topic area that will assist in the implementation and sustainability of rural health projects, organizations and networks.
- White House Rural Council
- HealthIT.gov Rural Health Resources
- Health IT Telehealth Start-up and Resource Guide (PDF)
- AHRQ Guide to Health IT in Small and Rural Communities
- FCC Rural Care Program
- U.S. Department of Agriculture Info for Rural Health Providers
Last Reviewed: November 2015