Illinois Critical Access Hospitals: Exploring the Financial Impacts of the Swing Bed Program
Examines the swing bed program in 30 Illinois Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) by analyzing financial indicators, patient outcomes, and community benefits. Includes background information on the swing bed program and data on rural Illinois. Covers demographic statistics for metro and nonmetro counties in 2010 and 2016.
Melissa Henriksen, Brian Richard, Jeanna Ballard
Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network, Northern Illinois University Center for Governmental Studies
Community and economic development · Critical Access Hospitals · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Swing bed services · Illinois