Office of Rural Health Programs


Provider Recruitment and Placement attracts medical, dental and psychiatric health professionals to North Carolina's underserved areas and offers financial incentives to eligible providers.
Provider Recruitment and Placement Program Profile

Rural Health Centers create access to health care for vulnerable populations by supporting state designated rural health centers.
Rural Health Centers Program Profile


Community Health Program supports the primary care Safety Net system to increase access for vulnerable populations.
Community Health Program Profile


NC Farmworker Health Program provides medical, dental and educational services to members of the North Carolina agricultural labor force and their families.
NC Farmworker Health Program Profile


NC Rural Hospital Program funds projects for the benefit of all critical access hospitals and eligible small rural hospitals in NC.
NC Rural Hospital Program Profile


Medication Assistance Program provides free and low-cost medications donated by pharmaceutical manufacturers to patients who cannot afford them.
Medication Assistance Program Profile


Statewide Telepsychiatry Program supports the psychiatric evaluation of patients through videoconferencing technology in emergency departments.
Statewide Telepsychiatry Program Profile


Integrated Health Systems provide technical assistance to communities and Safety Net providers seeking to improve access for vulnerable populations. Examples include strategic planning and health care integration.
Integrated Health Systems Program Profile


ORH Program Profile
Office of Rural Health Program Profile