Posts Tagged Rural Hospitals

Some rural hospitals across Virginia at risk of closing, according to study

Healthcare costs are high – not only for patients, but many rural hospitals are also facing financial strains. Nearly three in 10 rural hospitals in Virginia are at risk of closing, according to a recent report. Roxy Todd explains. 


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Could A Public Option Health Plan Hurt Rural Hospitals in Virginia?


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Democrats are divided about how much of America’s health insurance should be run by the government. That’s leaving some industry groups worried about the future of Virginia’s rural hospitals. Michael Pope reports.

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The Medicaid Expansion Debate May Come Down to Rural Hospitals, Which Could Need it to Survive

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Rural Virginia hospitals may end up playing a significant role in the ongoing debate over Medicaid expansion. Michael Pope has the story.

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