Resources designed to assist rural health clinics and centers.
Clinics and Centers
Starting a Rural Health Clinic - A How-To Manual (PDF | 526.7KB)
DHHS. HRSA. Office of Rural Health Policy.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
United States Department of Health and Human Services.
Rural Health Center Contact CMS
Federally Qualified Health Centers Center
DHHS. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Federally Qualified Health Center Fact Sheet (PDF|388 KB)
Rural Health Clinics
National Rural Health Association.
Informational resources for Rural Health Clinics.
Number of Rural Health Clinics
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
National Association of Community Health Centers
National Association of Community Health Centers.
USDA, Rural Development, Community Facilities Program
USDA. Rural Development.
Funding Programs designed to develop essential community facilities for public use in rural areas.
National Association of Rural Health Clinics
National Association of Rural Health Clinics.
The Characteristics and Roles of Rural Health Clinics in the United States: A Chartbook (PDF | 2.81 MB)
University of Southern Maine. Edmund S. Muskie School of Public Services.