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Impact of Swing Beds

Description
Policy brief describes the current value of swing beds as a critical healthcare service that provides quality care and can help reduce readmission rates. Discusses how swing beds can create additional revenue for small rural hospitals at risk of experiencing financial challenges.
Author(s)
Jim Parrish, Ann Turner, Margaret Woeppel
Date
02/2016
Type
Document
Organization
National Rural Health Association
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals ยท Swing bed services