Annual Conference

Save the date for the 
23rd Indiana Rural Health Conference

20/20: A Clear Vision for Rural Health

November 17-18, 2020, in French Lick, Indiana

Conference Brochure will be updated and posted at a later date.

See left tabs for more information

Exhibitors, click on the left side 'exhibitors' tab for the registration link. Registration is OPEN!

Attendees, click on the left side 'attendee information' tab for the registration link. Attendee registration will open in February 2020.

 

Please save the date for the
23rd Indiana Rural Health Conference

20/20: A Clear Vision for Rural Health
November 17-18, 2020, in French Lick, Indiana

Attendee Registration is OPEN!

Registration fees for the Annual Conference:

There will be no refunds for cancellations received after October 20, 2020.

$350 - Conference Registration, November 17-18, 2020
(Includes all Conference meals & complimentary membership)

$250 - One-Day Annual Conference Registration, Tuesday, November 17, 2020
(Includes only November 17 meals & complimentary membership)

$400 - Walk-in registration (walk-in fees are higher; we prefer you pre-register; please pre-register today):
(Includes all Conference meals & complimentary membership)

 


If you have to cancel your registration to attend the IRHA Annual Conference, you must notify IRHA by contacting Heidi Malone, hmalone@indianarha.org or 812-478-3919 ext. 243; if you reserved a room at French Lick, you also must contact French Lick to cancel your room reservation (1-888-936-9360).

IRHA does not cancel your French Lick room reservations for you, and French Lick does not cancel registrations to attend the IRHA Annual Conference. You must contact both organizations, or you will be responsible for fees incurred to both organizations.

 

 

Save the date for the 23rd Indiana Rural Health Conference

20/20: A Clear Vision for Rural Health

November 17-18, 2020, in French Lick, Indiana.
Exhibit day, November 17
For more information, please contact Tina Elliott, telliott@indianarha.org

The 2020 IRHA Annual Conference Exhibit registration is OPEN

Exhibitor Proposal


Pricing & Levels

A. Emerald - $10,000

2 Exhibit Booths – Prime Floor Location
Complimentary registration with meals for 9 individuals
Logo on the Indiana Rural Health Association's Website - Twelve (12) months
IRHA Organizational Membership
Recognition as an Emerald Sponsor on IRHA website

B. Diamond - $7,550

2 Exhibit Booths – Prime Floor Location
Complimentary registration with meals for 7 individuals
Logo on the Indiana Rural Health Association's Website - Six (6) months
IRHA Organizational Membership
Recognition as a Diamond Sponsor on IRHA website

C. Platinum - $5,050

1 Exhibit Booth
Complimentary registration with meals for 6 individuals
Logo on the Indiana Rural Health Association's Website - Six (6) months
IRHA Organizational Membership
Recognition of as a Platinum Sponsor on IRHA website

D. Gold - $3,550

1 Exhibit Booth
Complimentary registration with meals for 5 individuals
Logo on the Indiana Rural Health Association's Website - Three (3)months
IRHA Organizational Membership
Recognition as a Gold Sponsor on IRHA website

E. Silver - $2,550

1 Exhibit Booth
Complimentary registration for 4 individuals
Each registration includes meals and 1-year IRHA individual membership for those registered to attend
Logo on the Indiana Rural Health Association's Website - Three (3) months
Recognition as a Silver Sponsor on IRHA website

F. Bronze - $1,250

1 Exhibit Booth
Complimentary registration for 3 individuals
Each registration includes meals and 1-year IRHA individual membership for those registered to attend
Recognition as a Bronze Sponsor on IRHA website

G. Standard Exhibitor - $800

1 Exhibit Booth
Complimentary registration for 2 individuals
Each registration includes meals and 1-year IRHA individual membership for those registered to attend
Recognition as an Exhibitor on IRHA website


 

Thank You to Our 2020 Conference Sponsors and Exhibitors

The Indiana Rural Health Association thanks each of the 2020 Conference sponsors and exhibitors listed below. 

This education activity is funded in part by the Indiana State Department of Health/State Office of Rural Health, contract #0000000000000000000018445.

Emerald

Healthy Start Communities that C.A.R.E.

IRHA Rural Maternal Medical Home Outreach Program

Platinum

Indiana Hospital Association

Gold

Blue & Co., LLC (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

ClaimAid (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

Coverys (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

Design Collaborative (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

GLA Collection Company, Inc. (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

Indiana Rural Opioid Consortium (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

Managed Health Services

Nuance Communications

OPYS Physician Services (Premier Business Partner Network Member)

Purdue Healthcare Advisors/Purdue University (Affiliate Business Partner Network Member)

SimplifiHCA (Select Business Partner Network Member)

The MEK Group (Premier Business Partner Network Member)

Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center (Premier Business Partner Network Member)

Silver

Anthem

CareSource

Indiana AHEC Network

IU School of Medicine - Terre Haute

Bronze

Bloomingtoon Meadows Hospital

McKesson

Radiology Partners

Standard 

Adkisson Search Consultants

Allied Collection Service, Inc

Azalea Health.

Bowen Center for Health Workforce Research & Policy

BSA LifeStructures

CarePayment

CastleBranch

CCI Anesthesia

Cerner Corporation

CIPROMS Medical Billing

Concord Medical Group

Constellation

Cornerstone Companies, Inc.

Delta Medical Systems

E. E. Equipment Company

Emergency Staffing Solutions

Galen College of Nursing

Goodwill Nurse-Family Partnership

Indiana Immunization Coalition

Indiana Lyme Connect Association

IRHA Connecting Kids to Coverage-Indiana (CKC-IN)

Katz Brunner Healthcare 

Marian University with St. Vincent ABSN Program

MDwise, Inc.

MedPro Group

Neurotech EEG

North American Healthcare Management Services

Pondurance

ProAssurance

Project ECHO & Be Happy

Qsource

Smithville

SporeMasters

The Compliance Team, Inc.

The Gideons International

The Hagerman Group

Wurster Construction Company, Inc.

 

Sponsor an event during the IRHA Annual Conference 
November 17-18, 2020

Each Event Sponsorship includes a complimentary Conference registration for one (1) person to attend the conference.

Breakfast Sponsor - $2,500

Luncheon Sponsor - $2,500

Break Sponsor Tuesday Afternoon - $1,000

Awards Sponsor - $500

Internet Sponsor - $500

Student Gathering - $500

CLICK HERE TO SPONSOR AN EVENT

2020 Annual Conference Special Events Sponsors

American Structurepoint - Student Gathering

Credit Adjustments, Inc. - Internet Sponsor

 

 


Don Kelso Classic Golf Scramble 

This event has been postponed.  More information will be released soon. 

 

Sporting Clays

This event has been postponed.  More information will be released soon.

Student Scholarships

All scholarship applications have temporally closed. Further information will be forth coming in the following week.

 

 

Student Sponsor

Applications to sponsor a student to attend the 2020 IRHA Annual Conference is closed, more information will be forth coming in the following week. .

 

We would like to thank the following individuals or organizations for sponsoring a student to attend the 2019 Annual Conference

  • Cook Group Incorporated - Four (4) Students
  • Digestive Health Associates, LLC - One (1) Student
  • Don Kelso - One (1) Student
  • Office of Community and Rural Affairs - One (1) Student

Also, a thank you to the following organizations whom provided support to our students at the 2019 Annual Conference:  

  • East Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Indiana Rural Health Association, Student Scholarship Fund
  • Indiana State Department of Health/State Office of Rural Health
  • Indiana University School of Medicine Terre Haute
  • North Central Health Services, Inc
  • North Central Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Northeast Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Northwest Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Metropolitan Indianapolis/Central Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Richard G. Lugar Center for Rural Health / Union Hospital
  • South Central Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Southwest Indiana Area Health Education Center
  • Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center
  • West Central Indiana Area Health Education Center

Please donate an item for the 2020 Silent Auction.

Solicitation letters & donation forms for the 2020 Silent Auction are available here for your use and distribution soon. All proceeds from the silent auction will be used to fund health professional students to attend future IRHA Annual Conferences.

Silent Auction solicitation letter

Silent Auction donation form

Indiana Rural Health Association is a 501(c)(3) entity; therefore, your prize donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.


For more information, please contact Jennifer Taylor or Cara Veale, Silent Auction co-chairs.  

IRHA Annual Conference Mobile App

Information will be released at a later date. 

 

Hotel Information and Reservations

The 2020 IRHA Annual Conference will be held at:

French Lick Springs Hotel
8670 West State Road 56
French Lick, IN 47432

Hotel Block with Group Rate:

IRHA has a discounted block rate of $135.00 per night for rooms during the 2020 Annual Conference. The "cut-off" date for the discount block is October 18, 2020, and is a strict deadline. Rooms fill up quickly, so reserve one now. Individuals must identify themselves as being with Indiana Rural Health Association at the time the reservation is made in order to receive the special group rate. 


Reserving a room:

The discounted room rate of $135 per night is open until October 18, 2020.   Reservations can be made by:

1.  Calling the French Lick Resort directly at 1-888-936-9360 and use the group code 1120IRH. You must identify yourself as being with the Indiana Rural Health Association at the time the reservation is made in order to receive the special group rate.

2.  Booking Website:  https://book.passkey.com/e/50093263 

If you have to cancel your registration to attend the IRHA Annual Conference, you must notify IRHA by contacting Heidi Malone, hmalone@indianarha.org or 812-478-3919 ext. 243; if you reserved a room at French Lick, you also must contact French Lick to cancel your room reservation (1-888-936-9360). 
IRHA does not cancel your French Lick room reservations for you, and French Lick does not cancel registrations to attend the IRHA Annual Conference. You must contact both organizations, or you will be responsible for fees incurred to both organizations.

 

Conference presentations are posted on the Resources page once received. To download and print presentations from the Annual Conference, CLICK HERE. 


Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals for the 2020 Conference is closed.
Deadline for submission was November 15, 2019.

If you would like to receive the proposal forms for future Conferences, please be sure your contact information is updated in the IRHA online database by logging onto your profile (login here). If you do not have a profile created in the IRHA database, please create one by clicking on the "new visitor registration" on the login page.

All individuals listed in the IRHA online database are emailed the call for proposals, be sure your information is up to date in our database.


For more information about the speaker proposal for the Annual Conference, please contact Tina Elliott, telliott@indianarha.org, or 812-478-3919 ext. 222

2019 Annual Conference Photos

June 18 and 19, 2019