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The Student Exposure to Health Care Experiences and Careers Resource Guide is the joint effort of members of the health and education sectors who first came together at the 2018 Rural Health Summit at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute. The guide includes information and contacts for educational programs operating throughout Arkansas that provide healthcare-related experiences and career exposure for students of all ages.


RHC Regulatory Compliance with The Compliance Team, for Arkansas

Informative Presentations from the 2020 Annual Rural Health Conference:

Presentation Recordings:

Day 1:

Day 2:

Informative Presentations from the 2020 National Rural Health Association’s Rural Health Clinic Conference

Washington Update-National Rural Health Association RHC Conference
Presented by Nathan Baugh of the National Association of Rural Health Clinics

NRHA Government Affairs Update
Presented by Nathan Slabach, Josh Jorgensen, and Mason Zeagler of the National Rural Helath Association

Simplifying Compliance Part A | Simplifying Compliance Part B1Part B2, Part B3
Presented by Patty Harper of InQuiseek Consulting

Assuring RHC Compliance | Part 2
Presented by Kate Hill of The Compliance Team

Quality Reporting and Care Management for RHCs (Sept 2020) | Part 2 | Part 3
Presented by Gary Lucas of Arch Pro Coding

Educating Providers and Managers on Revenue and Documentation | Part 2
Presented by Gary Lucas, MSHI of Arch Pro Coding

Building a Better Rural Health Clinic
Presented by John Gale, MS of the Maine Rural Health Research Center

Maximizing the Rural Health Clinic Designation
Presented by Mikaela Gehrig, Julie York, & Jillissa Chvala of Compass Memorial Healthcare

Models of Mental Health Integration for Rural Health Clinics
Presented by John Gale, MS of the Maine Rural Health Research Center

How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is Transforming Healthcare | Part 2
Presented by Jeffery Daigrepont, SVP of Coker Group

Rural Health News

Resources for Health Technology Assessment

Rural Research Resources

Telehealth Coding and Billing Hints and Tips

Public Health Accrediation Board
Arkansas Department of Health
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