The COVID-19 pandemic has been a catalyst for change in how Americans access health care. This rapid alteration is having a direct impact on hospital’s financial viability. A rise in telehealth, fewer emergency room visits and the growth of at-home acute care models have accelerated the shift towards outpatient care, where services are reimbursed at a lower rate. Additionally, ongoing staffing shortages continue to eat into hospital’s bottom line, adding higher staffing costs. Keep reading to learn more about the financial road bumps impacting hospitals and what pivots the industry could take to stay in the black. Read More >>>

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