Final Session in Webinar Series Focuses on Rural Healthcare

The final webinar in an ongoing series on leadership approaches designed to assist with post-pandemic strategic planning will address strategies for strengthening rural healthcare. Rural Healthcare Delivery in Recovery is scheduled from noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 19.  

An entire cross section of America is now facing the real risk of having no local hospital to turn to. Benjamin Anderson, former CEO of Kearny County Hospital, Lakin, Kansas, will outline the factors closing rural hospitals across the country, the consequences, and how he and the leadership team transformed rural healthcare in his community through a mission-driven approach to recruiting physicians to underserved areas and patient-centered care.

Participants in this session may earn up to one American College of Healthcare Executives Qualified Education Hour toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives designation.

Members can register for this session for $50, and a health system can register for an unlimited number of logins for a flat-rate fee of $200. A recording of webinar will be available for four weeks following the webinar. Questions about the webinar series should be directed to Erin Steward at the MHA.