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National Hospital Flash Report: December 2022

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January 2021National Hospital Flash Report Summary

Hospitals experienced a slight increase in operating margins in November 2022—though margins remained negative for 2022 to date—according to the latest National Hospital Flash Report from Kaufman Hall. Lower expenses and increased outpatient revenue drove improved month-over-month performance.

The median Kaufman Hall Year-To-Date Operating Margin Index reflecting actual margins was -0.2% in November.

The latest issue of the National Hospital Flash Report covers these and other key performance metrics.

Erik Swanson
Erik Swanson is a Senior Vice President leading Kaufman Hall’s Data and Analytics Group where he focuses on providing cutting-edge data science tools to our clients to provide deeper and more timely insight, drive operational improvement, develop thought leadership, and produce the most meaningful outcomes.
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