Serving High Need/High Cost Patients in the Emergency Department
Provides an overview of high-need/high-cost (HNHC) patient program design, implementation, operation, and
assessment for rural hospitals
to improve participant health, reduce emergency
department (ED) visits, and decrease hospital charges.
Includes links to additional resources and HNHC patient program case studies.
A. Clinton MacKinney, Christopher Stamy
Rural Health Value
Access · Emergency department and urgent care services · Evaluation methods and resources · Healthcare quality · Hospitals