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Hospitals Hit with Low Volumes, High Expenses, Poor Margins as COVID-19 Cases Mount

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What You Should Know: – October was a challenging month for hospitals and health systems nationwide amid ongoing instability spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Kaufman Hall’s latest Hospital Flash Report. – Margins and volumes fell, revenues flattened, and expenses rose as COVID metrics… Read More »Hospitals Hit with Low Volumes, High Expenses, Poor Margins as COVID-19 Cases Mount

Report: Hospital margins down 96% since the start of 2020

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A report by Kaufman Hall showed that while hospitals’ operating margins improved in July, they were down 96% since the start of the year. Including funding allocated through the CARES Act. Without CARES Act funding, hospital margins were still down 28%.