Critical Access Hospital Case Review Program


The Critical Access Hospital Case Review Program (CAHCR) offered by Lake Health District (LHD) is a unique program that provides opportunity for case reviews among hospitals in
rural Oregon. The physicians of like specialties from the participating Critical Access Hospitals review cases to promote improved patient safety and quality of care.
The program assists the participating hospitals in meeting regulatory, and compliance standards put forth by CMS. Current Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoP), as defined in 42 CFR 485.641 - Periodic Evaluation and Quality Assurance Review, require Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) make an agreement with a network hospital for peer review services.

Peer review services are offered in the following areas:

Anesthesia
CRNA
Emergency medicine
Family Practice/ER
Family Practice/OB
General Family Practice
General Surgery
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine
OB/GYN
Orthopedic Surgery
Pediatrics
Radiology

For more information about the program, please contact the CAH Case Review Program Manager at (541) 947-2114 ext. 292

Case Review Manual
Case Review Report For Cause Review
Case Review Report Routine Review
Case Review Flow - Reviewing Site
Case Review Flow - Requesting
Case Review - Tutorial
Confidentiality Agreement