Oregon Office of Rural Health

Health Care Providers

Health care providers in an office

Rural Oregon - Where Opportunity Knocks. The Oregon Office of Rural Health (ORH) is Oregon’s leading nonprofit recruitment service for health care providers who want to serve in rural and underserved areas statewide. ORH is locally based and has long-standing relationships with hospitals and clinics throughout Oregon. ORH is dedicated to helping you find a job and community that is a good match for your personal and professional interests, with an aim for long-term retention.

Some of our primary recruitment focus areas are:

  • Dentists
  • Primary care physicians (family medicine, internal medicine, OB/GYN, pediatrics and psychiatry)
  • Specialty physicians
  • Physician assistants (PA-C)
  • Nurse practitioners (ARNP)
  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Nursing (RN)
  • Behavioral health clinicians

If you don't see your focus area listed, please reach out to us as we work with many different providers.

3RNet is a national, nonprofit network that matches health care professionals to jobs in rural and underserved communities. ORH is the state member for 3RNET and can connect you with practice sites in Oregon. To get started, go to 3RNet and complete your FREE registration form. You will receive access to jobs posted in Oregon and information on how our workforce team can assist you.

3RNet and its members will not share personal or identifiable information provided with non-affiliated organizations.

ORH administers various provider incentive programs in partnership with the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) and the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). 

For more information on these programs, go to: ORH Provider Incentive Programs


For more information, please contact Trixie Ortiz | Program Manager – Recruitment and Retention | ortizt@ohsu.edu