The Future of the Frontier Extended Stay Clinic
Describes the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services
(CMS) Frontier Extended Stay Clinic (FESC) demonstration
project. Identifies the successes and challenges, and
discusses the financial sustainability of the FESC model.
Includes policy recommendations and lessons learned.
Susan Wilger, Saskia Van Hecke
National Rural Health Association
Clinics · Emergency department and urgent care services · Frontier and remote areas · Medicaid · Medicare · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Service delivery models · Alaska · Washington