Russell County Hospital: Aligning with Primary Care for Future Success

Event Details
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
12:00pm CST
Host: 
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

Speakers:
Matt Mendez, MHA, Consultant, with Stroudwater Associates
Bill Kindred, Chief Executive Officer, Russell County Hospital

Russell County Hospital (RCH), a CAH, located in Russell Springs, Kentucky, completed a Financial Operational Assessment (FOA) through the Small Rural Hospital Transition (SRHT) Project in 2016. Learn how RCH expanded primary care base with new providers and extended hours, as well as created new services to align with their local providers and meet community needs.

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, $1,100,000 (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.