This program provides support to promote rural health care services outreach projects utilizing evidence-based or promising practice models in order to address community-specific health concerns.


March 2021 – Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program Grant Closeout Webinar Presentation – RecordingSlides

12/9/2020     Adaptive Actions for Navigating UncertaintyVideo | Slides | Adaptive Actions Activity

6/24/2020     Sustainability Miniseries: Session 3 Solidifying Resources: Cost Projections and Funding StrategiesVideo | Slides | Developing a Funding Plan

05/27/2020     Sustainability Mini Series: Session 2 – Setting Objective Criteria to Determine What to Sustain Video | Slides

Other Resources:  2020 Outreach Sustainability Plan Template | 2020 Outreach Sustainability Planning Workbook | 2020 Outreach Sustainability Plan Worksheet

04/07/2020     Sustainability Mini Series: Session 1 – Getting Ready for the Planning ProcessVideo | Slides

Other Resources:  Gathering and Organizing Your Data – Quick Course | Sustainability Plan Template

09/25/2018     Igniting Long-term Sustainability: A Focus on Strategic and Assessment Planning – Video | Slides

Other Resources: Outreach Grant Assessment Plan Template | Outreach Program Strategic Plan Template | Sustainability Framework

06/27/2018     Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program Webinar – Video | Slides

Program Meetings

01/16/2020     Federal Office of Rural Health Policy’s Rural Partnership Development Meeting (Technical Assistance Workshops)

        1. Assessing Readiness for Community Transformation Towards a Culture of Health
        2. Tools and Tips for Success with Motivational Interviewing
        3. Motivational Interviewing Case Study

01/15/2020     Federal Office of Rural Health Policy’s Rural Partnership Development Meeting (Outreach Program Session), Preparing for Sustainability

        1. Preparing for Sustainability Planning
        2. The DNA of Sustainability Handout
        3. Sustainability Framework
        4. The Formative Assessment Quick Course
        5. The Formative Assessment Tool
        6. Formative Assessment Action Plan Template
        7. Sustainability Plan Template