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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. Provides information on rural hospitals broken down by Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and other rural hospitals; the other rural hospitals group includes Medicare dependent hospitals, sole community hospitals, and rural prospective payment system 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