Cutler, Population Health and Health Policy
Since the first full year of Flex Program funding, the number and range of EMS improvement activities proposed by participating facilities has increased substantially. This report describes the EMS-related projects that states proposed to conduct in fiscal year 2004-2005.
Funding Organization or Grant
Under contract with the federal Office of Rural Health Policy (PHS Grant No. 5 U27RH01080-02-00), the Flex Monitoring Team is cooperatively conducting a performance monitoring project for the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (Flex Program).
Patterson, P. D., Gale, J. A., Loux, S., Yousefian, A. E., & Slifkin, R. T. (2006). Emergency medical services (EMS) activities funded by the Medicare rural hospital flexibility program. (Briefing Paper No. 8). Portland, ME: The Flex Monitoring Team.