Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Population Health and Health Policy

National Rural Hospital Flexibility Monitoring Project

Duration: 
1/1/2005 - 1/31/2006
Director: 
John Gale
Principal Investigator: 
Andrew Coburn
Collaborators: 
University of North Carolina and University of Minnesota
Abstract: 

Year 3 of the five year evaluation of the Medicare National Rural Hospital Flexibility Program. The University of Minnesota will serve as the lead center and will subcontract with USM and the North Carolina Rural Health Policy Analysis and Research Center to conduct the evaluation, which will focus on state, institutional, and community level. The overall evaluation will include the collection and analysis of primary and secondary data, both quantitative and qualitative, to understand and evaluate the impact of the Medicare National Rural Hospital Flexibility Program.

Project URL: 
http://www.flexmonitoring.org/
Start Date: 
Sat, 2005-01-01
End Date: 
Tue, 2006-01-31
Legacy Muskie ID: 
3 248