National Cooperative of Health Networks Association, Inc., is a national association of health networks and strategic partners. Our mission is to support and strengthen health networks through collaboration, networking, leadership development and education.
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Health Network leaders across the nation


(ORHP) Technical Assistance Webinar: Rural Health Network Development Planning Program
December 3, 2014 at 2:00 PM
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Executive Roundtable
December 11, 2014 at 1:00 PM
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Executive Committee Call
January 13, 2015 at 4:00 PM
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Welcome to NCHN

The National Cooperative of Health Networks Association (NCHN) is a national professional membership organization comprised exclusively of health networks, alliances, and/or  consortiums dedicated to supporting the success of health networks.

NCHN is a not-for-profit national membership organization, which is governed by its members through an elected Board of Directors. Founded in the late 1980s, NCHN was incorporated in 1995. In the beginning, NCHN was comprised of 5-7 members representing newly formed networks.

Today the membership is approximately 60 network organizations across the nation and growing. NCHN is a dynamic, progressive, and nationally recognized professional organization that is relevant for health networks regardless of their stage of development.

Recent Documents

NCHN Membership Brochure
An overview of member benefits
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NCHN Membership Brochure for Networks
An overview of NCHN with a list of benefits for network members
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HCAHPS Webinar Series: November 2013 - 2014 (12 sessions)

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From the NCHN Blog

Chairs of Network Leadership: Part V (From the Executive Director, December 2014)
The holidays, including the upcoming New Year are exciting times! For many...
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Featured: Purchasing Program (Health Future, LLC)
Health Future's Purchasing Program uses multiple experience-based Councils to...
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Featured Program: Clinical Rotations in Rural Tennessee
TRP received the HRSA Network Development grant in 2010. The goal was to...
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Discussion Board

From NRHA Grassroots: Contact your Senators
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NCHN's New Website
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Benefits of Membership

Annual Educational Conference
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Leadership Learning Community
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Quarterly Conference Calls
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Executive Coaching Program
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Discounts on Products & Services through the NCHN Business Partner Program
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The NCHN Mission

To support and strengthen health networks through collaboration, networking, leadership development, and education.