The economic impact of a critical access hospital
on a rural community.
While some of the same factors (e.g., critical access hospital
status, hospital's patient-mix by race) are significant predictors of both a hospital's likelihood of providing any observation care and the prevalence of observation care provided conditional on providing any, other factors are unique predictors of each outcome.
Impact of conversion to Critical Access Hospital
status on hospital efficiency.
1 and PeaceHealth--is a 10-bed critical access hospital
that includes an expanded primary care and specialty clinic, cancer center, diagnostic and treatment services, an operating suite for outpatient procedures and a 24-hour emergency department with five beds.
The secretaries announce that rural intermediary institutions, including Critical Access Hospitals
, Community Action Councils, rural health clinics, churches, schools, and community colleges, among others, can now compete for these Regional Rural Innovation Challenge Grants.
In the 2000 Colorado bioterrorism statute, the state board of health was given the new authority to promulgate rules requiring each state and local health department, general or critical access hospital
, and managed-care organization to write a plan for responding to bioterrorism (7).
Taylorville Memorial Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital
located at 201 E.
WMH is a 25-bed critical access hospital
located in Grundy County, approximately 85 miles northeast of Kansas City, Missouri.
* HCAHPS Patient Satisfaction Award Critical Access Hospital
(CAH) Division: Laird Hospital, Lawrence County Hospital, North Sunflower Medical Center
Remember why the Critical Access Hospital
(CHS) program was created?
(5.) Critical Access Hospital
. Rural Health Fact Sheet Series.
Telemedicine services hospitals provide to patients by setting 2011 2011 Most All Wired Consultations and office visits Physician offices 27% 45% Hospital 42 70 Critical access hospital
21 34 Rural health clinic 19 33 Federally qualified health center 9 20 Phamacologic management Physician offices 13% 23% Hospital 20 41 Critical access hospital
14 27 Rural health clinic 10 22 Federally qualified health center 6 13 Psychiatric examination and psychotherapy Physician offices 15% 29% Hospital 26 42 Critical access hospital
17 28 Rural health clinic 14 25 Federally qualified health center 7 14 Source: Hospitals & Health Networks' Most Wired Survey, 2011
Joseph's will hire a new chief executive officer and chief financial officer for the 25-bed critical access hospital
The larger of the two grants is for $1.6 million, and is an HRSA Critical Access Hospital
Information Technology (CAHIT) grant.
Major changes in this fifth annual issuance of Hospital and Critical Access Hospital
National Patient Safety Goals, which were recently approved by the Joint Commission's Board of Commissioners, include a new requirement that organizations define and communicate the means for patients and their families to report concerns about safety.