Rural Health Network

Rural Health Network

The HCC: A Rural Health Network

The primary focus of The Health Care Collaborative of Rural Missouri, A Rural Health Care Network, is to address the needs of the rapidly growing aging population, address health information technology and expand programs that establish healthy lifestyles in the county.

As a result of a needs assessment conducted by the seven agencies that make up the Health Care Collaborative Executive BoardLafayette County Health Department, Lafayette Regional Health Center, Rodgers-Lafayette Health and Dental Center, Care Connection for Aging Services, Pathways Community Behavioral Healthcare, Inc., the 4-Life Center, and about 70 Community Representatives from the General Membership Committee—this Rural Health Care Network has jointly agreed to the following:


To address these issues the HCC has established the following committees:

Health Information Technology (HIT)
Healthy Lifestyles
Social Services


Contact the HCC for more information or to find how you can get involved.