Program Areas


The South Carolina Center for Rural and Primary Healthcare supports and develops sustainable rural and primary care education and health care delivery in South Carolina through clinical practice, training and research. We strive for a future where all South Carolinians have access to high value, quality health care.

Center Focus Areas include Healthcare Delivery, Connecting Communities, Strategic Workforce and Training, as well as Research and Evaluation

Our Mission

Accelerate the development of healthy rural communities through the support of healthcare delivery, community engagement, training of the healthcare workforce, and research.

Our Goal

Support our rural areas of the state through sustainable healthcare delivery; actively connecting resources within these communities; workforce training and other educational initiatives; innovative delivery programs; and robust research & evaluation. We seek to ensure all rural communities in the state have access to high quality and value healthcare.