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SC's 25th conference

Registration is now open for sponsors and exhibitors at our 25th Annual Rural Health Conference! This year’s conference will be held October 18-20, 2022, at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Greenville.
 

SCORH's Annual Rural Art Competition- now open!

It’s time for our Annual Rural Art Competition!
This year, we’re inviting South Carolina artists to consider the prompt “What does rural SC mean to you?” in submitting works of art in any medium. Artists are encouraged to think outside the box and consider non-traditional definitions of rural South Carolina.

Office Hours: Conversations with LaShandal & Lindsay

Our Office Hours series will continue next week!
Register now and plan to join LaShandal Pettaway-Brown and Lindsay Williams from 11-11:45 next Thursday. These monthly sessions are a chance for primary care practices to learn and share about common challenges and opportunities.

Save the date for SC's 25th Rural Health Conference!

We hope you’ll make plans to join us this fall for South Carolina’s 25th Annual Rural Health Conference! We are making plans now for three days of engaging speakers, dynamic sessions, and time to catch up with peers from across the state.

#PowerofRural Spotlight: Carolina Cup Races

#PowerofRural Spotlight:

 On April 2, the @carolinacup Races, presented by Mullikin Law, will not only be the 87th running of this steeplechase horse race, but it will turn the eyes of the world toward the quaint town of Camden and the rural beauty of Kershaw County.

#PowerofRural Spotlight: Tidelands Health Community

#PowerofRural Spotlight:

Over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been cookies delivered to nurses. There was a group of volunteers who made masks from donated new t-shirts when it seemed N95 and surgical masks might be in short supply. There were businesses that put signs in their windows and kids who drew in sidewalk chalk to say “Thank You To Our Helpers.”

#PowerofRural Spotlight: Dr. Neal Shealy

#PowerofRural Spotlight:
Dr. Neal Shealy spent 42 years as a rural physician before he retired on Jan. 31. And while he has traveled extensively on international medical mission trips, he wouldn’t have spent his career anywhere else.

Digital Inclusion for Seniors

#PowerofRural Spotlight:
Members of the BOBC2 Collaborative (Bringing Our Best Care – Bamberg, Orangeburg, Barnwell and Calhoun) thought mental health care should be easy to access, close by, and in a stigma-free setting. So they made it happen.

BOBC2 Collaborative

#PowerofRural Spotlight:
Members of the BOBC2 Collaborative (Bringing Our Best Care – Bamberg, Orangeburg, Barnwell and Calhoun) thought mental health care should be easy to access, close by, and in a stigma-free setting. So they made it happen.

#PowerofRural Spotlight: Congaree National Park

There may be no better place to soak up the beauty and natural history of rural South Carolina than in the state’s only national park – Congaree National Park.

SC's 2021 Community Star

Happy National Rural Health Day! Congratulations to Kathy Schwarting, South Carolina’s Community Star for 2021.