Premera RNHI

ARNP Rural Health Fellowship: A Solution for Washington State


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Our fellowship mission: 

The mission of the UW Premera Rural Nursing Health Initiative fellowship is to cultivate autonomous, confident, and competent nurse practitioners through collaborative and structured clinical education, providing continuity for compassionate, evidence-based health care that improves access and  health outcomes in rural populations. 

ARNP post graduate program:

Photo: 2022-2023 cohort at the UW CNE Primary Care Conference in Seattle

With support from the Premera Foundation, the UW Rural Nursing Health Initiative (RNHI) invites newly licensed Nurse Practitioners from across the country to apply for a 12-month paid fellowship designed to partner newly graduated ARNPs with rural healthcare practices across Washington state. Partnerships between healthcare organizations and UW Premera RNHI offer a unique fellowship experience of programmatic expertise, academic excellence, and a robust professional network intended to enhance the fellows’ professional competency and confidence in the rural clinical setting.


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Funded by: Premera