Targeted TA for Rural Hospitals

A healthy, thriving rural America

About CORH

The Center for Optimizing Rural Health operates as a component of the Texas A&M Rural and Community Health Institute. The organization is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) with the goal of enhancing the performance of rural health organizations across the United States. The Center for Optimizing Rural Health strives to help rural medical organizations and clinics with technical support, training, consultation, and other support measures.

Our Vision

A healthy, thriving rural America

Our Mission

To preserve access to equitable, sustainable, quality health care for rural communities.

Upcoming Events and Resources:

Webinars (open enrollment)
Tuesday, June 13, 2023
Tuesday, July 11, 2023
ECHO (CORH hospitals only)
Thursday, August 17, 2023
Analyzing Outmigration
Courses (CORH hospitals only)

Rural hospitals are essential to the health and economic well-being of their communities and ensuring local access to essential health services is the foundation of our work.

Rural Hospital Closures Since 2010
Vulnerable Hospitals
Hospitals Assisted Remotely Each Year
Hospitals Assisted with Intensive On-Site Technical Assistance Each Year

Welcome from CORH’s Executive Director