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Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC)

Assists states with all aspects of the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (Flex Program), including Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) conversion, networking, integrating EMS services into rural medical delivery systems, and performance improvement. TASC is the technical assistance center for the Flex Program, and a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center.
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Critical Access Hospitals ยท EMS and Trauma

Resources (27)

  • 2016 Rural Provider Leadership Summit Report: Strategies for Rural Provider Engagement in Transitioning to Value-based Purchasing and Population Health, 08/2016, view details
  • 2020 Flex Program Virtual Reverse Site Visit (RSV), 08/2020, view details
  • Core Competencies for State Flex Program Excellence Guide, view details
  • Critical Access Hospital 2012 Financial Leadership Summit Summary, 06/2012, view details
  • Critical Access Hospital Blueprint for Performance Excellence, 06/2013, view details
  • Critical Access Hospital Population Health Summit: Improving Population Health: A Guide for Critical Access Hospitals, 03/2014, view details
  • Critical Access Hospital Recognition, view details
  • Federal Grant Writing Manual, 04/2014, view details
  • Flex Program Fundamentals, view details
  • Framing Rural Health Value Webinar Series: Summary Report, 08/2014, view details
  • The Grant Project Life Cycle: A Grant Subcontract Management Guide, 07/2016, view details
  • Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Guide: Using HCAHPS to Drive Patient and Employee Satisfaction, 03/2013, view details
  • Hospitals That Have Not Yet Converted: Is CAH Still an Option?, 10/2002, view details
  • Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project (MBQIP), view details
  • Mid-Level Leaders and the Transition to Value Video Series, 05/2021, view details
  • National Rural HIT Coalition, view details
  • An Overview of Lean: A Guide for the Small Rural Hospital Improvement Grant Program, 04/2013, view details
  • Program Evaluation Workshop Materials for State Flex Programs, 07/2014, view details
  • Raising Funds for Rural Health Care: An Introductory Manual, view details
  • Rural Community Ambulance Agency Transformation Toolkit, view details
  • Rural COPD Resources and Efforts, view details
  • Rural Emergency Medical Services Integration, 11/2019, view details
  • A Rural Hospital Guide to Improving Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 08/2019, view details
  • Rural Hospital Network Summit Meeting 2009, 12/2009, view details
  • Rural Route, view details
  • State Flex Profiles, view details
  • Visionary Board Leadership and the Transition to Value Video Series, 07/2020, view details