Learning Objectives

The Rural Health Care Leadership Conference is designed for health care leaders from rural hospitals, health care systems with a strong presence in rural communities, rural health clinics, associations, and community health organizations. Participants include administrators, trustees, physician executives, nursing administrators, public health officials, and community leaders.

Participants will:

  • Gain practical tools for achieving peak operational and clinical performance.
  • Understand what the latest developments in Washington mean for rural hospitals and their communities.
  • Examine the impact of COVID-19 on the rural hospital and health system and explore lessons learned.
  • Advance health equity and eliminate disparities through collaborations with community and public health organizations.
  • Revitalize leadership, boost governance expertise, and nurture a more resilient workforce.
  • Strengthen the hospital’s capacity to deliver value-based care through strategic partnerships and collaborations.
  • Engage clinical talent and enhance care delivery through innovative workforce solutions.
  • Explore how virtual health technologies are improving access to care.