Why Become a Member?
There are several reasons to join.
MRHA members drive change by gathering and sharing relevant data to promote informed decision-making and increased collaboration across sectors. MRHA’s communication pipeline provides individuals and communities with information and tools to understand health care issues and their role in shaping and improving their community.
MRHA’s transportation solution, HealthTran, is changing rural health dynamics. The data generated is helping drive change to address transportation barriers to care and social determinants of health.
Your support keeps Missouri as a national leader in addressing rural health issues, especially in the areas of access to care, transportation, and cross-sector collaboration.
Become a Sponsor:
Important reminder for current members: Membership dues renew January 2022. Complete the form below, or call to renew.
What is MRHA’s Primary Focus and How Will My Organization Benefit?
What does MRHA do?
Supports efforts that address emerging health care issues.
Challenges public and private funding sources to invest more robustly in rural communities.
Leads transformation of non-emergency medical transportation approach in Missouri.
Serves as a voice for members on rural health issues at the state and national levels.
Provides timely training and technical assistance.
What are membership benefits?
Opportunity to be a Missouri rural health advocate through MRHA leadership (e.g. board/ committee participation)
Electronic updates/notification on policy and program issues, MRHA service lines and funding opportunities
Regular advocacy updates on state and national rural health issues
Access to HealthTran – Missouri’s approach to eliminating transportation barriers
Opportunities to present at State and National conferences on MRHA-supported programs/services
Opportunity for inclusion in relevant MRHA grant applications that support rural health improvement
Education & training opportunities
Discounts on annual Rural Health Conference registration
Access to – Technical assistance with strategic planning, focus groups, etc.