In July 2019, the National Center for Rural Health Professions was featured in an article in a Forbes article titled, “Local Colleges May Be A Panacea For Rural America’s Healthcare Gap.” The article details the gap in rural America’s healthcare, and solutions to the country’s health service deserts which includes rural and other underserved communities. It details the efforts to promote rural opportunities to students in health profession programs and the success and impact programs like the ones offered by the National Center for Rural Health Professions at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford. Click here to read the full article.
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Rockford, Illinois 61107
- ICAHN to Offer Eight-Month Leadership Development ProgramAugust 19, 2020 - 8:57 pm
The Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) is now accepting application for the Rural Health Fellowship, an 8-month leadership development program for senior-level healthcare leaders. The program focuses on four key pillars: rural health, operations, finance, and leadership. “The program will give participants a deeper appreciation for what sets rural healthcare apart from urban and […]