A Modern Healthcare analysis of 285 rural hospitals* found that total readmission reduction penalties decreased in 2021 compared with 2019. Total Medicare revenue also fell, but at a slower rate than penalties.
*Hospitals with results available for 2019, 2020 and 2021.
Two years after the pandemic, nursing facilities are still experiencing significant workforce challenges.
Match Day is a seminal event in a medical school student’s journey to becoming a doctor. And COVID-19 undoubtedly amplified emotions.
Many people think spring also means the return of seasonal allergies. But in fact, people suffering from “seasonal allergic rhinitis,” or hay fever, can have symptoms all year.