COVID-19 Continues to hit hospital finances hard as cases mount. With the federal aid, the median margin was 2.4% YTD. Operating Margin fell 69.4% YTD (6.0 percentage points) without CARES compared to January-October 2019, and 18.7% YTD (1.7 percentage points) with CARES.
This week, the number of U.S. patients hospitalized with COVID-19 surged beyond 73,000, the highest level recorded since the start of the pandemic. Read more.
Many of us have questions surrounding possible consolidation of the provider space post-COVID. Read the Thoughts from Ken for details about what we could expect.
The Fall 2020 Kaufman Hall Report features highlights from Kaufman Hall’s recent Healthcare Leadership Conference. Download the report now!
In a pandemic of uncertain intensity and duration, what is now the appropriate direction for a complex healthcare organization? Read more.
The COVID-19 pandemic and the ensuing economic fallout has accelerated consumer expectations for receiving convenience, service, and value for their healthcare. At the same time...