The National Rural Recruitment and Retention Network (3RNet) members are not-for-profit organizations helping health professionals find practice opportunities in rural and underserved areas throughout the country. Some of the health professions we serve:
  • Physicians
  • Dentists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Registered Nurses
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Other Health Care Professionals
  • Administrative and Management Professionals
  • Allied Health and Support Staff

3RNet members are eager to talk with you about opportunities that are available in their locations. They can tell you what it's like to live and practice in those communities and assist you in securing the one opportunity that best suits your needs and wants!



Developing Effective Strategies for Recruitment and Retention of Physicians and Other Medical Professionals Webinar Series

The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers (OACHC) and The National Rural Recruitment and Retention Network (3RNet) have once again partnered to provide a comprehensive webinar series that address critical areas of interest for recruitment and retention specialists.

The Recruitment and Retention Webinar Series - a four-part program is specifically tailored for CHCs, Rural Health Centers, critical access hospitals and other rural health care facilities.  This series is also appropriate for state agencies involved with recruitment and retention and is even more important given budget restrictions on travel.

Sessions include*:

January 22, 2009 - "Successful Recruitment Depends Upon the Community Growing Medical Services and the Medical Services Growing the Community"

February 19, 2009 - "How Workforce Development Issues Affect Recruitment and Retention of Physicians and Medical Professionals"

 March 26, 2009 - "Physician Recruitment Sourcing: Are we covering all the bases?'

  April 16, 2009 - "Building a Competitive Compensation Program"

 *All sessions are at 2 pm ET

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 Albuquerque 2009

 3RNet Annual Conference and Membership Meeting

Save these dates: September 23 – 25, 2009

Planning for the 14th annual National Rural Recruitment andRetention Network conference and membership meeting is already underway! Save the dates of September 23-25, 2009.  We look forward to seeing you in Albuquerque!