ORH’s Bimonthly Community Conversations

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Community Conversations is an ongoing, bimonthly virtual event to bring together rural community members and partners to discuss pressing rural health topics. These events are intended to share information and more importantly, learn from YOU about the needs in your rural communities.

ORH welcomes feedback on these events! Do you have ideas for topics and/or guest speakers for the community conversations? Share your ideas here!

2024 event schedule:

*Must register for each event separately*

January 25, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.    Rural health in the 2024 Legislative Session - Event recording | Slides

April 11, 12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m.    Guide to ORH Data Resources for Your Rural Health Grants and Research Event recording | Slides

May 23, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.   Tackling Workforce Challenges Through Recruitment & Retention - Register here

July 25, 12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m.    Rural Health Resource Round-up - Register here 

September 26, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.     2024/2025 Tax Credit and Insurance Subsidy Programs - Register here

November 21, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.   National Rural Health Day: Celebrating rural health in Oregon  - Register here 

January 26, 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.    Rural health in the 2023 legislative session  Event recording  |  Slides

March 23, 12 p.m. -1:30 p.m.    Supporting older adults in rural Oregon  Event recording | Slides

July 27, 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.    Addressing workforce shortages in rural Oregon Event recording | Slides

August 24, 12 p.m. -1:30 p.m.    Supporting Oregon’s Critical Access Hospitals and Rural Health Clinics Event recording | Slides

September 28, 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.     Enhancing population health in rural Oregon  Slides

November 16, 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.   National Rural Health Day: Celebrating rural health in Oregon  Event recording