The Frontier Extended Stay Clinic – A Promising Model for Frontier Communities

The National Center for Frontier Communities in consultation with the Frontier and Rural Expert Panel, 2012. This literature review concludes that evaliations of the FESC demonstration to date have shown that access to FESCs has improved patient services through increased … Continue reading

The Future of the Frontier Extended Stay Clinic

The National Center for Frontier Communities and the Frontier Constituency Group of the National Rural Health Association, 2012. This Policy Brief explores the Frontier Extended Stay Clinic (FESC) model, which aims to provide improved emergency response and extended stay care … Continue reading

Extended Stay Primary Care: Working With Frontier Communities to Design Facilities That Work

Frontier Education Center, 2000. Frontier communities have been working for years to create a facility, which, while not a hospital, would still be able to provide limited in-patient care in an extended stay clinic. This report was the first to … Continue reading