Rural Health Resources by Topic: Healthcare networks
Rural Hospital Network Summit Meeting 2009
Summarizes information and recommendations resulting from a December 2009 meeting of rural hospital network leaders. Addresses quality improvement, health information technology (HIT), workforce, financial sustainability, network governance, and leadership.
Date: 12/2009 Type: Document Sponsoring organizations: National Rural Health Resource Center, Technical Assistance and Services Center view details
A Review of State Flex Program Plans, 2004-2005
Examines the objectives and project activities proposed by states in their Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (Flex Program) grant applications for Fiscal Year 2004 to strengthen the rural healthcare infrastructure in their states.
Author(s): Stephenie Loux, John Gale, Anush Yousefian, Andrew Coburn, Walter Gregg Date: 03/2006 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Flex Monitoring Team view details
2004 CAH Survey National Data
Presents key results from on a national telephone survey of 500 Critical Access Hospital (CAH) administrators between January and April 2004. Topics addressed include CAH scope of services and any changes in services during the previous two years; organizational relationships and their impact on CAH operations; quality improvement and patient safety activities; and community impact.
Author(s): Michelle Casey, Jill Klingner Date: 08/2004 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Flex Monitoring Team view details
Delta States Initiative Report
Provides a summary of FORHP's Delta States Initiative and details activities conducted by the Delta States Rural Development Network Grant Program and the Delta Rural Hospital Performance Improvement Project.
Date: 05/2004 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy view details
Information Technology and Rural Health Networks: An Overview of Network Practices
Describes how rural health networks are using information technology (IT), when IT solutions should be explored, and the future of IT for rural health networks. Based on interviews with 15 rural health networks that received Rural Health Network Development Grants.
Author(s): Keith J. Mueller, Brandi Shay, J. Patrick Hart, Diane Harrop, Donadea Rasmussen Date: 04/2004 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: RUPRI Center for Rural Health Policy Analysis view details
Rural Health Networks: Evolving Organizational Forms and Functions
Discusses results of a survey of rural health networks. Includes information about the location, membership, relationships, governance and management, process and products of rural health networks.
Author(s): Ira Moscovice, Walt Gregg, Eric Lewerenz Date: 06/2003 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center view details
Rural Health Network Development Grantees by State
Directory of Federal Office of Rural Health Policy rural health network development grantees covering a range of project periods from 1999 through 2005. Includes project overviews as well as contact information for the grantees.
Date: 2003 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy view details