New from Rural Health Value: Rural Health Value Issues Brief

The Rural Health Value team recently released a new issues brief that summarizes health care value issues that are top-of-mind for rural health care leaders nationwide, and can be used to help identify areas where support, tools, or resources may be most helpful.

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Rural Health Value Issues Brief – What Are Rural Health Leaders Asking about Value-Based Care and Payment? – This six-page brief summarizes and reflects on the top value-based care priorities as cited by 26 rural health care leaders, including hospital CEOs, researchers, and national association leaders.


Top resources on the Rural Health Value website:

· Value-Based Care Assessment – Assess capacity and capabilities to deliver value-based care. Receive an eight category readiness report.
· Physician Engagement – Score current engagement and build effective relationships to create a shared vision for a successful future.
· Board and Community Engagement – Hold value-based care discussions as part of strategic planning and performance measurement.
· Social Determinants of Health – Learn and encourage rural leaders/care teams to address issues to improve their community’s health.

Contact information:

Keith J. Mueller, Ph.D.
Co-Principal Investigator