VA Rural Health Enterprise-Wide Initiatives


Sponsoring Organization

VHA Office of Rural Health (ORH)


Describes the enterprise-wide initiatives (EWIs) currently supported by the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Office of Rural Health. EWIs expand upon the work of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) national programs to provide healthcare services in VA hospitals and health systems to veterans residing in rural areas across the nation. EWIs address primary care, specialty care, mental health, care coordination, workforce training and education, transportation, and more.

Geographic Coverage



Health and Wellness • Healthcare Workforce • Mental Health • Suicide and Suicide Prevention • Teleservices and Technology • Transportation • Veterans • Violence, Trauma, and Abuse