State Office of Rural Health

Core Activities of the Arizona State Office of Rural HealthAbout AzSORH

The Arizona State Office of Rural Health (AzSORH) is housed in the Center for Rural Health. AzSORH addresses ongoing and emerging rural Arizona health needs. Continuously funded since 1990, AzSORH is an initiative of the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy in the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

AzSORH provides an institutional framework linking rural communities with State and Federal resources to develop long-term partnerships and solutions to improve rural health. 

The AzSORH participates in the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health, the National Rural Health Association and collaborates on a wide variety of programs with the Arizona Rural Health Association.