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A Primer on Interpreting Hospital Margins

Description
Explains the most commonly used measures of hospital profitability, and how they are used to inform policy changes. Particular emphasis on the different formulas as they impact rural versus urban hospital figures.
Author(s)
Kathleen Dalton, Rebecca Slifkin
Date
07/2003
Type
Document
Organization
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Tagged as
Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences