Innovation Project to Improve Emergency Department Transfer Communication (EDTC)

Event Details
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Host: 
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

This recorded webinar provides a summary of emergency medical services (EMS) initiatives in state Flex Programs and an update on a national pilot project to improve Emergency Department Transfer Communication (EDTC) measures. Updates were also provided by the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC) and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) including both Flex Program and critical access hospital (CAH) regulatory updates.

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, $1,009,121 (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.