Critical Access Hospitals - Introduction
Introduction | Rules & Regulations
CRITICAL ACCESS HOSPITALS: A rural
acute care facility providing 24-hour emergency services, acute inpatient
and swing-bed care. Inpatient stay up to 96 hours on average.
For questions regarding critical access hospitals, contact
the Wisconsin Office of Rural Health (exit
DHS) -- Kathryn Miller, Rural Hospitals Initiatives Program
Manager and Flex Coordinator, (608) 261-1891, 800-385-0005 (ext. 26) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospital range of services may vary according to local needs.
Please also see information from our Hospital
Navigation Links to Critical Access Hospital Information:
Rules & Regulations -- Federal
and state authorities
Forms - Forms for general
and critical access hospital use
Providers -- Information for
general and critical access hospital staff
Contacts -- State of Wisconsin staff to
call regarding critical access hospitals
Publications -- see Hospital Publications
Last Updated: August 12, 2014