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Understanding and Facilitating Rural Health Transformation

Innovations & Demonstrations


Innovation Briefs

The Rural Health Value Team has summarized select innovative rural health care demonstrations and programs that might serve as inspiration for new health care delivery and financing models.

Catalog of Value-Based Initiatives for Rural Providers - This catalog is designed to help rural leaders and communities identify HHS value-based programs appropriate for rural participation. Created by the RHV team, it summarizes rural-relevant, value-based programs currently or recently implemented by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI). Read more...

Comprehensive Primary Care Plus – A Rural Commentary - The new Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) program from the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation will offer new, value-based payments to primary care practices. Read about CPC+, and its rural implications, here. Read more...

Frontier Extended Stay Clinics (FESC): Expanding service in existing clinics to include extended stay (up to 48 hours) and emergency services. Read more...