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Critical Access Hospital Conference

Sep 21-23, 2022 Kansas City, Mo.

They're the association's fastest-growing events for a reason.
 

Join clinic and CAH stakeholders from across the country for NRHA’s Rural Health Clinic and Critical Access Hospital Conferences, Sept. 20-23.

 


Take advantage of the educational and networking opportunities designed for clinic and hospital professionals and board members serving rural America.

Be sure to register for both events to save $100 on your total registration cost. NRHA members save $100 more on each event, while those who have never been an NRHA member will receive a complimentary one-year NRHA membership.
 

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  • icon-scholarships Scholarships

    Scholarship funds are now available for students and community members with a critical need for financial support with onsite registration expenses to attend NRHA’s 2022 Rural Health Clinic and Critical Access Hospital Conferences in person.

    Scholarships of $1,500 to cover registration and travel expenses for these events will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to individuals who meet eligibility criteria and who would be unable to attend without such support.

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    Register for NRHA's Kansas City events


    You may also register for onsite rates with this PDF form or register for virtual rates with this PDF form and email to registration@nrharural.org.
     

    Early onsite registration rates (before Aug. 30)

    Onsite Rural Health Clinic Conference
    $369 for members*
    $469 for non-members
    $190 for students^

    Onsite Critical Access Hospital Conference
    $539 for members*
    $639 for non-members
    $273 for students^
    $1,099 for member* commercial entities
    $1,199 for non-member commercial entities

    Onsite RHC and CAH Conferences ($100 discount)
    $798 for members*
    $998 for non-members
    $403 for students^
    $1,358 for member* commercial entities
    $1,558 for non-member commercial entities
     

    Standard onsite registration rates (after Aug. 30)

    Onsite Rural Health Clinic Conference
    $419 for members*
    $519 for non-members
    $215 for students^

    Onsite Critical Access Hospital Conference
    $589 for members*
    $689 for non-members
    $300 for students^
    $1,149 for member* commercial entities
    $1,249 for non-member commercial entities

    Onsite RHC and CAH Conferences ($100 discount)
    $898 for members*
    $1,098 for non-members
    $454 for students^
    $1,458 for member* commercial entities
    $1,658 for non-member commercial entities
     

    Virtual registration rates (50% of standard rates)

    Virtual Rural Health Clinic Conference
    $210 for members*
    $260 for non-members
    $108 for students^

    Virtual Critical Access Hospital Conference
    $295 for members*
    $345 for non-members
    $150 for students^
    $575 for member* commercial entities
    $625 for non-member commercial entities

    Virtual RHC and CAH Conferences
    $449 for members*
    $549 for non-members
    $227 for students^
    $729 for member* commercial entities
    $829 for non-member commercial entities
     

    Rate designation key

    * includes a complimentary one-year membership for first-time NRHA members.
    ^ students receive a 50 percent discount on all conference rates when authenticated.

    Contact registration@RuralHealth.US or 816-756-3140 for more information.
     

    NRHA Refund Policy

    For cancellations received by National Rural Health Association at least 30 days prior to a conference or seminar, a full refund, less a 30% processing fee, will be provided to the registrant.

    For cancellations received less than 30 days prior to a conference or seminar, a credit towards attendance at a future conference or seminar will be provided.

    No refunds or credits will be provided for no-shows and cancellation notifications received after the conference or seminar is held.

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    Exhibitors

    Due to the growth of NRHA's Partnership Program and limited exhibit space at NRHA's Critical Access Hospital Conference, booth spaces are reserved for NRHA partners only. Contact Larry Bedell to learn more. 
     

    Advertisers and sponsors

    Don't miss the opportunity to increase your visibility in the rural market by engaging with our audience throughout the year by becoming a vetted NRHA Partner.

    The opportunity to exhibit at this event is offered exclusively to NRHA Partners.

    Download NRHA's 2022 engagement guide or contact Larry Bedell to learn more.

    NRHA offers sponsorships for all events, providing a valuable opportunity for your organization to gain visibility. These sponsorships, ads and partnerships are great ways to get your company's message in the hands of hundreds of attendees. Remember, one-third of all U.S. hospitals are rural facilities.

  • icon-building Accommodations

    Conference Hotel


    Sheraton Crown Center Hotel
    2345 McGee St.
    Kansas City, MO 64108

    Mention NRHA to receive our discounted room rate.

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    Continuing education


    By attending the Critical Access Hospital Conference offered by the National Rural Health Association participants may earn up to nine hours ACHE Qualified Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation. Download an attendance certificate for the most recent Critical Access Hospital Conference.

     

    Security


    Unfortunately, it is becoming more common for association meetings and conventions to be targeted by third-party websites and online scams. NRHA never uses a third party booking service and registration for NRHA conferences is only possible via the online registration links found on our website.