National Rural Health Day Community Stars
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National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
The National Organization of State Offices of Rural
Health (NOSORH) Community Stars program honors
individuals, coalitions, and organizations working in and
serving rural communities and supporting rural health
collaboration, communication, education, or innovation.
Community Stars are featured in an electronic publication
that is released on National Rural Health
Day each year.
Nominees should meet one or more of the following
- Cultivate a vital, innovative rural health landscape
- Develop leadership capacity to grow rural population
health and health equity
- Build capacity for rural data-driven program planning
and decision making
- Contribute to rural health innovation, education,
collaboration, and communication
Past Community Stars have included rural health
physicians, nurses, other healthcare providers, hospital
administrators, board members, volunteers, health clinic
personnel, first responders, and others promoting health
and wellness through a civic or community organization.
Eligible recipients are individuals and organizations
currently working and serving rural communities.
Any person with a close connection to the nominee and is
familiar with his/her rural health work is eligible to
submit a nomination.
Amount of funding
These awards are honorary. Community Stars are featured
in an electronic
publication that is released on National Rural Health
Day each year. NOSORH actively shares news about
Community Stars with media and social media outlets.
National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health,
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