Clinics and Centers

Health care provider meeting with a mother and child

Resources designed to assist rural health clinics and centers.



Spotlights

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.