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ORHA Committees

The Ohio Rural Health Association Committees strive to advocate for rural health in the state of Ohio through specific focal areas. As passionate members of the Ohio healthcare community and experts in their fields, members of these committees are making a significant impact on the health of Ohio’s rural population. Committee members must be active and current with their annual membership fee.

Legislative Committee

The Legislative Committee works to identify legislative issues that impact the health of rural Ohioans. They report at the annual meeting on legislation that impacts rural health issues and present a legislative agenda for consideration by the Board. The legislative committee functions in support of the mission of the association. 

Education and Communication Committee

The Education and Communication Committee is responsible for improving community relations by disseminating information to the Board and membership, as well as statewide partners, regarding association activities; developing media and promotional materials for the association; providing oversight for website and newsletter content; and assisting the Program Manager in organizing educational events (other than the annual conference) with the participation of association members and other statewide partners. This committee also works on Membership. Contact programmanager@ohioruralhealth.org to learn more. 

Medical Student Professionals Group

This is an exciting group of medical students who are interested in rural healthcare. Contact programmanager@ohioruralhealth.org to learn more.

Interested in serving on a committee?

Contact programmanager@ohioruralhealth.org for more information!


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