FORHP Flex Program Virtual Workshop

Event Details
Monday, November 1, 2021 to Wednesday, November 10, 2021
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

Attendance for this event is open only to state Flex grantees.

The goal of the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy's Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (Flex) Program Virtual Workshop is to provide new or existing Flex Program staff an orientation to the Flex Program. Through live and recorded content, this workshop will cover multiple topics including basic value-based health care, population health, critical access hospital finance, quality and performance improvement concepts, emergency medical services, and Flex Program core competencies and best practices. Upon Workshop completion, participants will better understand Flex Program goals and services available to support Flex Program excellence.

The Flex Program Workshop will consist of four virtual sessions beginning Monday, November 1, 2021, and concluding Wednesday, November 10, 2021.

  • Monday, November 1 – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Time
  • Wednesday, November 3 – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Time
  • Monday, November 8 – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Time
  • Wednesday, November 10 – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Time

There is no fee to participate in the workshop, however, please see workshop participant priority criteria below:

  • Has been a Flex Coordinator 12 months or less
  • One participant per state
  • Must be willing and able to participate in all four days of the workshop
  • Must be willing to do a manageable amount of prework for each workshop day

Expectations will be outlined in detail to those confirmed as eligible participants in the FORHP Flex Program Workshop.

The FORHP Flex Program Virtual Workshop is supported by FORHP and coordinated by the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center.

Request to Participate

Space is limited. Complete the participation request form to sign up for this event.

For more information, please contact:

Matt Bancroft
Program Specialist

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,009,120 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.