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Patients Fall Through Cracks as Hospitals Cut Back on Charity Care

September 22nd, 2014

Link to Kansas City Star article“Hospitals are really struggling with prioritizing who should get financial aid and what it should […]

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State CAH Hospital Compare Reports Posted

September 10th, 2014

All 45 state-level reports examining Critical Access Hospitals’ performance and reporting rates on Hospital Compare measures, originally distributed to Flex […]

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Collaborative Community Health Needs Assessment Study Findings Released

May 19th, 2014

The Flex Monitoring Team has released findings from a study examining the feasibility of conducting collaborative Community Health Needs Assessments […]

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Rural Community Paramedicine Study Findings Released

March 3rd, 2014

The Flex Monitoring Team has released findings from their study of rural community paramedicine.  A policy brief and full-length report […]

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Small Rural Hospitals Face Big Changes Under Affordable Care Act

January 27th, 2014

Link to Peoria Journal-Star article“Small rural hospitals will see significant reductions in traditional Medicare payments,” reports the Peoria (IL) Journal-Star. […]

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