Reassessing Financial Peer Groups for Critical Access Hospitals
Policy brief analyzing the influence of hospital, geographic, and community characteristics on the financial performance and conditions of Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs). Discusses the current factors of net patient revenue, government ownership, provision of long-term care, and operation of a Rural Health Clinic (RHC), which are used to determine peer groups for the Critical Access Hospital Financial Indicators Report (CAHFIR).
Walter L. Hawkins, Kristin L. Reiter, George H. Pink
Flex Monitoring Team
Critical Access Hospitals · Healthcare business and finance · Statistics and data