Tennessee's Rural Hospitals Are Dying Off. Who's Next?
May 16, 2019
In Tennessee, 10 rural hospitals have closed since 2012, more than any other state in the U.S. An investigation of hospital financial records shows that 15 additional hospitals lost money 3 years in a row, primarily in the Appalachian region.
Appalachia · Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Hospitals · Statistics and data · Tennessee