Web Content Viewer
News & Events
News and Events for the Ohio Rural Health Community

Provider Webcast – Register Now
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is hosting an informational webcast May 12, 2021 at 2 p.m. ET to present an overview of the enrollment, claims submission, and payment processes.
Visit the HRSA webpage to register.

Webinar - Licensure Compacts
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will host a free webinar about Licensure Compacts.
Date: Monday, May 17, 2021
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: Free
How to register: HRSA webinar online registration form.

Webinar objectives:

  • Share information about HRSA programs and resources that support licensure compacts and telehealth.
  • Provide an overview of the following licensure compacts:
    • Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC)
    • Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC)
    • Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (PSYPACT)
    • Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Compact
    • Physical Therapy (PT) Compact
  • Share legislative/regulatory updates regarding licensure compacts.
  • Discuss the importance of interstate licensure compacts as a method to increase access to care and address workforce shortages.
    • Highlight examples demonstrating how expedited licensure processes have allowed healthcare providers to extend their reach by leveraging telemedicine

Facilitator: Dan Logsden, manager, National Center for Interstate Compacts

Featured speakers:

Free Telehealth Workshop - The Basics of Virtual Care
The Ohio State Office of Rural Health is sponsoring a free Tele-health workshop on May 21, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The workshop will cover several basic topics on the evolution of virtual care including broadband, telehealth/virtual care, reimbursement, and financial sustainability.  Additional information and registration for the event can be found at the UMTRC website. View the workshop agenda here.

Rural and Tribal Virtual Vision Design Capacity (VDC) Workshop for Grant Writers - TRAINING SESSION IS FULL

Rural Health Conference - The State Office of Rural Health (SORH) hosts an annual Ohio Rural Health Conference each year. Current information and can be found on the Rural Health Conference webpage.

Rural Health Listserv - The State Office of Rural Health (SORH) maintains a statewide rural health listserv to distribute a monthly and quarterly e-newsletter and periodic announcements regarding funding opportunities, upcoming events, and other resources. To sign up for email notifications, please send a request to PCRH@odh.ohio.gov.