Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Rural Health Champion

November 19, 2015 is National Rural Health Day!
  • Is someone you know a rural health champion?
  • Do you know someone doing exceptional work in rural Virginia and advancing rural health?
  • Do you have a friend/family member/colleague who you feel should be recognized for contributions to rural health?  

The Virginia State Office of Rural Health wants to hear from you!
We are looking for nominations for rural health champions in Virginia. 

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

2015 Health Equity Hero Award

Is someone you know a health equity hero?

The Mid-Atlantic Health Equity Council’s nomination period for the 2015 Health Equity Hero Award is now open. This award highlights the exemplary achievement of the individuals that support community efforts in the goal of ending health disparities and promoting health equity.
Nominees can be health care providers, advocates, administrators, clinicians or policy makers. Volunteers and individuals that work to improve health equity and whose efforts make a difference in communities are unsung heroes that deserve to be recognized and honored.
The award ceremony will take place in November 2015. Submissions are due September 30, 2015.

Check out the flyer for more information

Online applications can be submitted at http://region3.npa-rhec.org/heroapplication.
Completed hard copy nominations can be sent to Mathew.McCollough@dc.gov.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Virginia's Congregations for Million Hearts on Facebook

Are you following Virginia's Congregations for Million Hearts on Facebook?


Like us to receive up-to-date information about the program and connect with other Virginia congregations!  You can also see photos of the heart healthy events hosted by the congregations who are members of the initiative!