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Geographic Variation in the Profitability of Urban and Rural Hospitals

Description
Analyzes and compares the 2014 profitability margins of rural and urban hospitals by census region, census division, and by state. Information on rural hospitals is broken down by Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and "other rural hospitals" (ORH), which includes Medicare Dependent Hospitals, Sole Community Hospitals, and rural PPS hospitals.
Author(s)
Sharita R. Thomas, George H. Pink, G. Mark Holmes
Date
03/2016
Type
Document
Organization
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals · Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Sole Community Hospitals · State-by-state data · State-by-state