Rural Health Equity and the Flex Program

Event Details
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
2:00pm CST
Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC)

This TASC 90 webinar focused on rural health equity and the Flex Program and included updates from the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), Rural Quality Improvement Technical Assistance (RQITA), the Flex Monitoring Team (FMT), and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), with updates on both the Flex Program and policies impacting critical access hospitals (CAHs).

By participating in the TASC 90 webinar, participants were able to:

  • Understand the basics of health equity and the impact of President Biden's Health Equity Executive Order.
  • Identify national health equity initiatives.
  • Learn health equity activities relevant for state Flex Programs and CAHs.

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

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.