CMS Framework for Advancing Health Care in Rural, Tribal, and Geographically Isolated Communities
Report outlines the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) plan for improving health equity and health outcomes across the U.S. for rural, tribal, and
geographically isolated communities.
Details a 6 priority framework emphasizing the application of a community-informed geographic lens; the collection and use of standardized data; support for healthcare professionals; the optimization of medical and communication technology; the expansion of access to comprehensive healthcare coverage, benefits, and services and supports; and innovation and value-based care. Highlights examples of activities CMS is undertaking in support of each priority and recent CMS efforts that align with each priority.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Access · Health disparities · Health workforce · Home and community-based services · Medicaid · Medicare · Policy · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Reimbursement and payment models · Service delivery models · Statistics and data · Technology for health and human services