Rural Health

The Office of Primary Care and Rural Health facilitates and participates in activities to improve access to health care services for all rural Alabamians with special concern for children, the elderly, minorities and other medically underserved vulnerable populations. We serve the following populations:

  • Communities
  • Critical Access Hospitals
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Physician Practices
  • Rural Health Clinics
  • Small Rural Hospitals
  • County Health Departments
  • Mental Health Centers

2017 Alabama Rural Health Conference

The Office of Primary Care and Rural Health (OPCRH) and The Alabama Rural Health Association (ARHA) invite you to the 2017 Alabama Rural Health Conference, scheduled for May 19-20 at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Prattville. This event will provide up-to-date state and national rural health information, along with opportunities to network with other rural health stakeholders. For additional information, including conference topics and registration, see the conference flyer or visit the ARHA.

Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Programs


Page last updated: May 4, 2017