O'Connor Office of Rural health

The O'Connor Office of Rural Health Studies at Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences was established in 1997 by an endowment from the A. Lindsay and Olive B. O'Connor Foundation to support rural healthcare and research in Delaware (New York) and surrounding counties.

Activities Conducted 

  • Assisting with activities to facilitate the identification of healthcare needs in rural areas and designing nursing strategies to meet those needs

  • Acting as a resource for information and knowledge about healthcare problems in rural areas

  • Offering continuing education, as requested, focusing on rural health needs for people in Delaware (New York) and surrounding counties


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