Flex Program Fiscal Year 2018 Grant Extension Guidance and Supporting Materials

Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)

The Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (Flex) Program is intended to preserve access to primary and emergency health care services, improve the quality of rural health services, provide services that meet community needs, and foster a health delivery system that is both efficient and effective. In addition, the Flex Program supports the designation of critical access hospitals (CAHs).

This page contains funding guidance, related resources and materials, and Program Performance Period Close-Out Webinar playback related to Flex Program Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 of the FYs 2015 - 2018 funding cycle.