Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (FLEX) Grant

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The FLEX Grant Program provides funding to states to assist Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs). Current grant guidelines allow assistance in the following areas:

  • Quality Improvement
  • Financial and Operational Improvement
  • Population Health Management and Emergency Medical Services Integration
  • CAH Designation
  • Integration of Innovative Health Care Models

Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) are acute care hospital facilities that have applied for and received official designation as a CAH from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). For additional information on the requirements of CAHs please see the CMS CAH Fact Sheet.

Last reviewed on Jun 5, 2023 request edits
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