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Illinois Critical Access Hospitals: Collaborating for Effective Rural Health Care
As health care budgets tighten and professional resources become more limited, critical access hospitals (CAHs) may need to consider collaboration as an option to maintain local viability, allowing CAHs to continue providing ...
Policy Profiles Vol. 11 No. 1 March 2012
(Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2012-03)
Health Care in Rural Illinois: The Role of Critical Access Hospitals
City of DeKalb: 2025 Strategic Plan - Economic Development Implementation Strategies
(Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2017-09)
CGS assisted the City of DeKalb in developing a citywide strategic plan encompassing a variety of topic areas. This document focuses on the implementation of the economic development components of the overall plan.
Illinois Critical Access Hospitals: Managing Healthy Communities in Rural Illinois
(Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2013-10)
The Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN), working with the Center for Governmental Studies (CGS) at Northern Illinois University recently released, “Illinois Critical Access Hospitals: Managing Healthy Communities ...
Illinois Critical Access Hospitals: Enhancing Quality of Care in Rural Illinois
(Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2012-04)
Critical access hospitals (CAHs) are essential to rural health care and play an important role in its delivery as a safety net for rural patients. While CAHs operate in a challenging environment, this report focuses on the ...
Critical Access Hospital Program: Economic and Community Impact in Illinois
The Illinois Critical Access Network (ICAHN) is a not-for-profit entity that works with member critical access hospitals to share resources, provide education opportunities, promote operational efficiency and improve health ...
Illinois Critical Access Hospitals: Exploring the Financial Impacts of the Swing Bed Program
(Northern Illinois University Center for Governmental Studies, 2019-02)
The Swing Bed Program is a Medicare program available to Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and rural Prospective Payment System (PPS) hospitals with fewer than 100 beds. The term “swing bed” may be simply thought of as a ...