Nationwide leaders in rural healthcare are coming to Kearney this week.
Monday, Might twenty third 2022, 10:18 PM CDT
Nebraska Rural Well being Affiliation
KEARNEY, NE — The Nebraska Hospital Affiliation (NHA) and the Nebraska Rural Well being Affiliation (NeRHA) are co-hosting the 2022 Spring Discussion board and Rural Well being Clinic Convention on the Younes Middle North in Kearney on Might 25-26, 2022. A dynamic slate of audio system and presenters will present hospital and well being care leaders with key data and sources relevant to each hospital and clinic settings. Over 350 well being care leaders from throughout Nebraska are anticipated for this premier occasion.
Headlining the occasion is Julie Austin, an internationally recognized thought chief on the subject of innovation, who will communicate on the subject of workforce recruitment and retention.
George H. Pink, Ph.D., a nationally recognized professional on rural well being care, will present an outline of the agricultural emergency hospital mannequin, a brand new facility class created in 2021 via the Consolidated Appropriations Act.
As well as, Alan Morgan, CEO of the Nationwide Rural Well being Affiliation will tackle the convention with an replace on the present rural well being panorama, the impression of COVID19 on rural communities in addition to regulatory points impacting rural hospitals and clinics.
“We’re excited to hitch forces with the NHA to supply this strong convention to our members,” remarked Jed Hansen, Government Director, NeRHA. “This might be an excellent alternative for our two associations to convey our well being care leaders collectively and have significant dialogue in regards to the challenges we face – from workforce to reimbursement and every little thing in between.”
Jeremy Nordquist, President of the NHA, echoed Hansen’s feedback. “It makes excellent sense for our two organizations to be aligned and host this occasion collectively. Each the NHA and NeRHA are main efforts to guard and strengthen well being care in rural communities. We on the NHA are very a lot wanting ahead to this occasion and I do know our members are desirous to get again collectively in individual.”