State Initiatives Funded by the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Grant Program
Cutler, Population Health and Health Policy
To document effective state initiatives using Flex Grant Program funds, Flex Coordinators in all 45 participating states were asked to identify and discuss their states’ three most successful initiatives in the past two years. These documents report ﬁndings from these interviews.
Funding Organization or Grant
This study was conducted by the Flex Monitoring Team with funding from the federal Offi ce of Rural Health Policy (PHS Grant No. U27RH01080)
Gale, J. A., Lenardson, J., Race, M., Gregg, W. R., Casey, M., Richardson, I., & Rutledge, S. (2007). State initiatives funded by the Medicare rural hospital flexibility grant program. (Policy Brief #3). Portland, ME: Flex Monitoring Team.