CMS Releases New FAQs on CHART Model

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced the release of a new Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document on the Community Health Access and Rural Transformation (CHART) Model. These FAQs, which are being reviewed by NRHA technical experts, provide additional information and details on various participatory and financial components of the CHART Community Transformation Track, such as the Capitated Payment Amount (CPA), Critical Access Hospital (CAH) eligibility and participation in the CHART Model, Participant Hospital interest and participation in the Model, and flexibilities and enhancements under the Model. The updated FAQ content can be found on the CHART Model webpage.

For more information about the CHART Model: You may visit the CHART Model webpage at or contact the CHART Help Desk at with questions.