National Rural Health Day — November 20, 2014

National Rural Health Day

The third Thursday in November has been set aside to highlight rural communities as wonderful places to live and work, increase awareness of rural health-related issues, and promote the efforts of State Offices of Rural Health and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health in addressing these issues.


Support National Rural Health Day

The Center for Rural Health invites you to join us in promoting rural health in North Dakota on National Rural Health Day, November 20, 2014! We encourage your organization to participate, be creative, and use the provided resources. To be a supporter of National Rural Health Day, please complete the form below and send it to by September 1. By completing this form you will be included as a supporter in the letter to the Governor and listed on the Center for Rural Health website.

2014 National Rural Health Day Supporters

  • Altru Health System
  • Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health
  • Cavalier County Memorial Hospital
  • Center for Rural Health, The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences
  • Center for Rural Health Flex/SHIP/Quality Network
  • Coal Country Community Health Center, Beulah
  • Council on Abused Women’s Services North Dakota
  • Department of Physician Assistant Studies, The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences
  • Eastern and Western Area Health Education Centers
  • Ehrens Consulting
  • Good Samaritan Society – Larimore
  • Grand Forks Area Career & Technology Center
  • Grand Forks Public Health Department
  • Jamestown Regional Medical Center
  • North Dakota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • North Dakota Department of Commerce
  • North Dakota Medical Association
  • North Dakota Pharmacist Association
  • North Dakota Rural Health Association
  • Presentation Medical Center, Rolla
  • Sakakawea Medical Center, Hazen
  • Sanford Health Network
  • Sanford Medical Center Mayville
  • Senator John Hoeven
  • Stroke & Neurovascular Center at Essentia Health – Fargo
  • TrainND Northeast at Lake Region State College
  • Towner County Medical Center
  • UND Center for Family Medicine, Minot
  • UND Public Health Association
  • U.S. Congressman Kevin Cramer
  • Wishek Hospital Clinic Association


Learn more about National Rural Health Day by visiting

Contact Kylie Nissen at (701) 777-5380 or