WelcomeThe Idaho Rural Health Association provides leadership on rural health issues through advocacy, communication and education. Individual, organizational and student members receive news bulletins and action alerts of interest to rural health advocates, as well as invitations to policy events and discounts on conference fees. Read more about member benefits and strategic priorities here, in our membership flyer.
The IRHA introduces you to new and renewing members with a web section called Member Highlights.
It's a way to learn more about IRHA members and how you might partner with them in your important work.
You can also check out member profiles in the membership directory under the Collaboration tab for contact information
and other details about organizations and individuals that support the Idaho Rural Health Association.
The Southwest Idaho Area Health Education Center (AHEC) is part of a nation-wide system of programs created to improve the distribution, diversity, and supply of the primary healthcare workforce, with a special emphasis on meeting the needs of rural and underserved areas by partnering with educational institutions and state, regional, and national primary care proponents. Southwest Idaho AHEC works in conjunction with the North Idaho AHEC in Moscow and the Southeast Idaho AHEC located in Pocatello and other key stakeholders to promote and support programs that will enhance the health careers workforce. Idaho AHECs are affiliated with the University of Washington School of Medicine WWAMI Program. Read more...
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