The Voice of Rural Health!


MRHA is a non-profit, membership organization missioned to strengthen the health, health care and well-being of rural Minnesotans through leadership, advocacy, education and collaboration.

MRHA is the leading coordinating and advocacy organization for strengthening health and health care for rural Minnesotans.

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Created in 1994, the Minnesota Rural Health Association has grown to be a recognized advocate for rural health in Minnesota. Today we serve over 150 members from a broad spectrum of health care delivery and support industries. We strive to be the leader in rural health advocacy, awareness and collaboration. Your support and participation would be greatly appreciated.

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2020 Minnesota Rural Health Conference Update!!

The date for this year's conference is June 15 & 16.

We are monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and related CDC travel and large gathering guidance (

If the regularly scheduled 2020 MN Rural Health Conference plans are affected by COVID-19, we will immediately send an email communication to everyone subscribed to the Minnesota Rural Health Conference email list and post a notice on the conference website ( as well as this website.

Participant registration and exhibit selection will be delayed until April 15. This delay will allow time to better assess the evolving COVID-19 situation before we begin collecting payments for registration and exhibits.

A final decision about the status of the conference will be made by May 1.

If you have not done so already, subscribe to our conference email list ( for updates.

In the meantime, up-to-date COVID-19 guidance for all Minnesotans can be found on the Minnesota Department of Health’s Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) website (