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September 22, 2021

Financial Stabilization and Recovery for Rural and Safety Net Hospitals Post-COVID—New Developments and Options Going Forward

This Briefing is brought to you by AHLA’s Business Law and Governance Practice Group and the Public Health System Affinity Group of the Hospitals and Health Systems Practice Group.
  • September 22, 2021
  • Andrea Ferrari , HealthCare Appraisers, Inc.
  • Alaina N. Crislip , Jackson Kelly PLLC
  • Gary Torrell , Hooper Lundy & Bookman PC
  • David A. Weil , Guardian Bridge Group

According to a study conducted by the Chartis Center for Rural Health, 135 rural and safety net hospitals (RSNHs) have closed in the past ten years and currently 453 RSNHs are vulnerable to closure. Historically, there are many reasons that hospitals—particularly RSNHs—have struggled.

ARTICLE TAGS
  • Business Law and Governance
  • Hospitals and Health Systems
  • Coronavirus Pandemic
  • Health Policy and Administration

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