Articles and Updates
Physician Burnout: Definition(s), Cause(s), Impact(s), Solution(s)
An article in the Rural Monitor reviews information about burnout in healthcare professions and shares solutions to improve physicians' mental health. To read more, click here.
1 in 4 Rural Hospitals is Vulernable to Closure, a New Report Finds
The financial crisis for America’s rural hospitals is getting worse.
A new report from the Chartis Center for Rural Health puts the situation in dire terms: 2019 was the worst year for rural hospital closures this decade, with 19 hospitals in rural America shutting their doors. Nearly one out of every four open rural hospitals has early warning signs that indicate they are also at risk of closing in the near future. To read more, click here.