A Critical Access Hospital in Oregon has had their CAH status threatened after an HOPD opened within 10 miles of their facility. The Trump Administration is pursuing a new policy that could jeopardize the status of dozens, if not hundreds, of Critical Access Hospital across the United...Read More
April 23, 2018
HRSA released the following information in their update on the government’s response to the opioid crisis: COMING SOON! The rural communities opioid response funding opportunity! The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) plans to award up to 75...
April 20, 2018
Adrian Smith (R-NE-3) introduced a bill removing the 96-hour rule on Critical Access Hospitals. The bill has since been referred the House Committee on Ways and Means. The Critical Access Hospital Coalition will continue to monitor the status of this legislation.
April 19, 2018
“In rural communities across the United States, citizens depend on front-line healthcare services from 1,300 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs). Twenty-three percent of Americans live in rural areas; these facilities are often an area’s sole care provider. Sadly, today many CAHs face closure as proposed federal...
May 15 @ 3:00 pm
Join the CAH Coalition and Stephanie Hobson for a webinar on overcoming physician recruitment and retention obstacles in Critical Access…
Inside the March 2018 issue of The Pulse, read about the recent government funding Omnibus package, the CAH allowable cost legislation, Strategies for Effective Managed Care Contracting from our Spotlight Author Carolyn Roten, Partner at Strategic Health Care, and more.Download