welcome to the Kansas Rural Hospitals Optimizing Performance (aka KRHOP) website.
KRHOP is a partnership between the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Bureau of Community Health Systems and the Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation (the foundation of the Kansas Hospital Association). KRHOP offers technical support, information, networking opportunities, funding and other resources to Critical Access Hospitals and other rural providers. KRHOP demonstrates the power of coordinated efforts by public and private sectors at the state, regional and local levels. Funding for the KRHOP initiatives is provided by the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (FLEX) grant awarded to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment from the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration. overview.
Director, Rural Health
Vice President, Education and Special Projects
Funding for the Kansas Rural Health Options Project is provided by the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program grant (CFDA No. 93.241) from the DHHS, Health Resources and Services Administration, Office of Rural Health Policy to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment Bureau of Community Health Systems.