Topics: Leadership

An Interview with David Schmitz

David Schmitz


NRHA president-elect David Schmitz, MD, shares his thoughts on the recruitment of healthcare providers, training rural physicians, and the challenges and rewards of rural practice.

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July 13, 2016

Illinois Network Puts Hospitals’ Needs First

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Since its start, the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network has designed services to meet the needs of rural hospitals across the state. Through leveraging FORHP funds and their partnership with the Illinois Department of Public Health, ICAHN has helped 54 hospitals transition from competition to collaboration.

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May 31, 2016

An Interview with Rebecca J. Davis, Ph.D.

Rebecca Davis


Rebecca Davis, Exec. Director of the National Cooperative of Health Networks Assoc., describes the purposes of networks as well as the varied career paths she followed to her current position.

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February 14, 2012

Technical Assistance for Critical Access

The Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC) in Duluth, Minnesota is a rural health technical assistance center funded by the federal Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP).

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March 2, 2007