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Geographic Variation in the 2019 Risk of Financial Distress among Rural Hospitals

Description
Uses updated results from the Financial Distress Index to show geographic variation in rural hospitals at risk of financial distress and possible closure or reduction of services. Features statistics showing percentage of rural hospitals in each risk category in 2019 by census region, and a state-level map showing number and percentage of rural hospitals at high risk.
Author(s)
Sharita R. Thomas, George H. Pink, Kristin Reiter
Date
04/2019
Type
Document
Organization
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Tagged as
Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Hospitals · State-by-state data · State-by-state