A Voice for Rural Oregon

The Oregon Rural Health Association (ORHA) was founded in 1992 to build a stronger voice in Salem for all rural practitioners. Today ORHA is composed of individuals and organizations dedicated to providing leadership on rural health issues through advocacy, communication and education.


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Oregon’s brand new loan repayment program offers up to $35,000 per year for qualifying candidates. Learn more about Oregon’s two programs with 2-3 year service commitments in rural and urban-underserved communities.


Be a Stakeholder in the Future of Rural Oregon.

Members enjoy news bulletins and action alerts on important issues facing rural communities.

Choose your membership type and register online with secure payments using Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express.


34th Annual Oregon Rural Health Conference

The 34th Annual Oregon Rural Health Conference will be held October 18-20, 2017 at the Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon.

This conference continues to be the largest gathering in Oregon dedicated to presenting the most innovative approaches to addressing today’s health care issues. Bringing together 


providers, administrators, consumers, policy makers and others who are concerned about health care in rural Oregon, it is an opportunity to exchange ideas, information, and expertise among individuals and organizations engaged in or concerned with rural health care issues.

Sponsor and Exhibit signups will be posted in January 2017.  Conference Registration will be posted in mid-August 2017.


Contact Linda Peppler, pepplerl@ohsu.edu

ORHA 2016

Oregon Rural Health Association is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 14845 SW Murray Scholls Dr, Suite 110, PMB 623, Beaverton, OR 97007

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