Rural Hospital Experiences in the Colorado Hospital Transformation Program
Provides an overview of the Colorado Hospital Transformation Program (CO HTP), a 5-year program that ties Medicaid supplemental payments to hospitals' ability to meet performance targets through September 2026. Describes the experiences of three Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and explores how CO HTP impacts rural hospitals. Covers planning and community engagement, quality of care, and healthcare costs.
Rural Health Value
Community engagement and volunteerism · Critical Access Hospitals · Health reform · Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Medicare · Networking and collaboration · Reimbursement and payment models · Service delivery models · Colorado