MRHA PRESENTING AT HEALTHY LIVES-HEALTHY COMMUNITIES CONFERENCE

Doris Boeckman, MRHA Rides to Wellness Director, is presenting about Missouri Rides to Wellness and HealthTran for the panel presentation, Moving Towards Health Equity: Success and Challenges. Co-panelists include Nancy Kelley, Director for Expanding Coverage, Missouri Foundation for Health and Sara Gentry, Policy Director, Missouri Health Care for all. Featured speaker is Robert Murphy, MEd. Mr. currently leads Maryland’s discipline […]

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Not an MRHA member? Join now!

Join MRHA and keep up to date on issues of importance to rural health in Missouri. Missouri Rural Health Association (MRHA) is a nonprofit, grassroots, member-driven organization whose mission is to safeguard and improve the health of rural Missourians. MRHA heard from communities across the state that lack of transportation was one of the top two barriers to improving health outcomes. […]

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Camden County Concerned About Transportation Challenges

Doris Boeckman, MRHA Rides to Wellness Director, and Mary Gordon, HealthTran Program Manager, attended a transportation meeting on April 7, 2016, hosted by Camden County Developmental Disabilities Resources (CCDDR). The purpose of the meeting was to discuss transportation issues in Camden County, specifically as they relate to accessing services by individuals with developmental disabilities (DD) and other vulnerable populations.  The […]

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Rides to Wellness Report

The Missouri Rides to Wellness Summit Executive Summary report was published in December 2015. If you were invited to attend the summit, attended the summit, have constituents who experience transportation barriers, or have a vested interest in the provision of transportation and/or healthcare services in the State of Missouri, you are encouraged to review the report and learn more about […]

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