Engage with the Indiana Rural Health

The IRHA works to enhance the health and well-being of rural Hoosiers through leadership, education, advocacy, collaboration, and resource development.


The Indiana SANE Training Project is a grant funded program, awarded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (“HRSA”). The Advanced Nursing Education-Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (“ANE-SANE”) funding aims to provide advanced nursing education to increase the number of Registered Nurses (RNs), Advanced Practice [ more ]

The state’s infant mortality rates are the lowest they’ve been since Indiana started recording the data, according to new numbers released by the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH).

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IRHA CEO, Cara Veale, and Senior Director, Phil Ellis, talked with Matt Pelsor with All IN Indiana about rural hospitals and the impact the pandemic has had on them.

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