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NRHA Rural Hospital CEO Certification Program

National Rural Health Association
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Sydney Grant


The National Rural Health Association provides a rural hospital leadership and certification program for current and future rural hospital CEOs.

Training topics include:

  • Leadership
    • Interpersonal leadership
    • Intrapersonal leadership
    • Organizational leadership
    • Community leadership
  • Operations
    • Regulatory compliance
    • Data analytics and predictive analysis
    • Lean management
    • IT and cybersecurity
    • Insurance
    • Strategic planning
    • Working with a Board of Directors
  • Finance
    • Fee for service
    • Population health
    • Dashboard items
    • Supply chain
  • Clinical
    • Physician and patient outcomes
    • Physicians and providers
    • Quality
    • Physician engagement

The program is designed for current rural hospital CEOs and individuals who are interested in becoming rural hospital CEOs in the future.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding

Costs associated with the program are not provided. Make contact for additional information.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Healthcare business and finance · Healthcare executives · Healthcare facilities · Healthcare quality · Leadership · Licensure and certification of health professionals · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Statistics and data · Technology for health and human services

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