2018 Financial Summit Findings

Event Details
Thursday, August 23, 2018
2:00pm CST
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

This TASC 90 webinar will highlight updates to the Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Finance 101 Manual resulting from the 2018 Financial Summit Findings, as well as unveiling a new set of strategies and indicators tailored towards rural health clinics (RHCs) and small rural hospitals. Additionally, this TASC 90 webinar will include updates from the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), the Flex Monitoring Team (FMT) and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), to include both the Flex Program and policies impacting CAHs.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand updates to the CAH Finance 101 Manual
  • Learn about the new strategies and indicators focused on the transition to value for CAHs, RHCs and small rural hospitals that the 2018 Financial Summit participants identified

Related Core Competencies for State Flex Program Excellence

Supporting Hospital Financial Performance 

This event is supported by FORHP and coordinated by TASC, a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center).

For more information, please contact:

Shannon Greely
(218) 216-7039

Related Resources: 

Small Rural Hospital and Clinic Finance 101 Guide

This manual was developed for use by staff and boards of small rural hospitals and clinics as well as state Flex Programs. The content is designed to be as non-technical as possible and provide answers to frequently asked questions regarding CAH, small rural hospital and RHC finance and financial performance.


2018 Rural Hospital and Clinic Financial Summit Report

This report is designed to help rural hospital and clinic leaders meet the transition to value-based payment with financial success by identifying the key financial indicators and strategies. It also highlights success stories and resources.

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, $1,560,000 (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.