2021 Flex Program Virtual Reverse Site Visit (RSV)

Event Details
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 to Thursday, July 22, 2021
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)

The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy's (FORHP) 2021 Flex Program Reverse Site Visit (RSV) will focus on how rural resiliency leads to healthier communities. The goal is to provide state Flex Programs with topical learning environments that emphasize collaboration, best practices, and shared experiences. Participants are encouraged to engage with the content and each other to broaden their impact on both Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) and the Flex Program.

We look forward to what you contribute to this year's event and are excited to present a vision of resiliency for the future of rural health care.

Flex Program RSV Learning Objectives

By attending the Flex Program RSV, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the future direction of the Flex Program
  • Determine how the resiliency of the Flex Programs and CAHs empower rural communities
  • Identify opportunities to implement best practices and lessons learned by CAHs and state Flex Programs, particularly related to responding to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Describe health equity activities relevant for state Flex Programs and CAHs
  • Strengthen the leadership and impact of your state Flex Program


The intended audience for the Flex Program RSV is State Office of Rural Health Directors, Flex Coordinators, and other key Flex personnel (up to four per state), Flex Monitoring Team (FMT), Stratis Health's Rural Quality Improvement Technical Assistance (RQITA) team, the FORHP, and the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC) staff, and the TASC Advisory Committee.

Virtual Logistics

The conference’s virtual logistics will be produced by Cvent, a third-party organization specializing in hosting virtual events. If you registered for this event, you should be able to access the event website here.

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.