Oregon Office of Rural Health

Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year Award

2019 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year

Is there a Healthcare Hero in your rural community?

The Oregon Office of Rural Health annually seeks nominations for the Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year Award. The award honors an outstanding person, program or organization that has improved the quality and availability of health care in rural communities.

Nominations are closed for 2019. Please keep an eye on this page for 2020's nomination form!

Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year Bios and Videos

2019

The Oregon Office of Rural Health is proud to present the 2019 Rural Health Hero of the Year Award to Kurt Davis. Learn more about the 2019 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year

2018

The Oregon Office of Rural Health is proud to present the 2018 Rural Health Hero of the Year Award to Sharon D. DeHart, P.A-C. Learn more about the 2018 Hero of the Year.

2017

The Oregon Office of Rural Health is proud to present the 2017 Rural Health Hero of the Year Award to Lynne Frost. Learn more about the 2017 Hero of the Year.

2016

Learn more about Community Counseling Solutions, the 2016 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2015

Learn more about Bobbie Steninger, the 2015 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2014

Learn more about Sandra Dunbrasky, M.D., the 2014 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2013

Learn more about Verna Pettyjohn, the 2013 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2012

Learn more about Angel Flight West – Oregon Wing, the 2012 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2011

Learn more about Patricia Neal, the 2011 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2010

Learn more about Jane McLaughlin, the 2010 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.

2009

Learn more about Carolyn Bauer, the 2009 Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year.