The uncertainty surrounding the future of the ACA/AHCA will likely continue to be unsettling for rural providers – especially when the potential for changes in legislation threatens financial viability and stability. The Chartis Center for Rural Health (CCRH) and iVantage Health Analytics have devoted significant resources to evaluating the state of the rural health safety net and modeling the impact of potential policy changes on rural providers. In this state of uncertainty, the Rural Relevance Study offers a unique lens into the state of rural healthcare, the value the safety net provides, and the opportunities for the future.
National Leader, Chartis Center for Rural Health
Michael Topchik is the National Leader for the Chartis Center for Rural Health. Mr. Topchik specializes in rural health network development and benchmarking for performance improvement consulting. He has established h...