Critical Access Hospitals, Rural Health, Rural Hospitals, Skilled nursing Facilities, Long term Care Facilities
The Flex Monitoring Team, led by the University of Southern Maine, has developed a set of community impact and benefit indicators for Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs). The goal has been to develop a set of rural-relevant community impact indicators for CAHs to quantify the ways in which they impact and benefit their communities.
Funding Organization or Grant
Flex Monitoring Team Policy Brief #7
Coburn, Andrew F. PhD; Gale, John A. MS; and Lenardson, Jennifer D. MHS, "Developing Indicators to Document the Community Impact of Critical Access Hospitals" (2008). Population Health & Health Policy. 25.