DRCHSD Finance Series: Rural Hospital Financial and Operational Best Practices

Event Details
Thursday, July 7, 2022
11:00am to 12:00pm CST
The National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center),
Stroudwater Associates

DRCHSD Finance Series: Rural Hospital Financial and Operational Best Practices

Session Description: This presentation focuses on the attributes and strategies of successful CAHs throughout the United States. There is a pattern of success. Key topics covered include understanding rural hospital economics and the impact of inpatient and outpatient volumes, an abundance leadership approach and measurement culture, knowing your market service area, effective organizational design, improving revenue cycle practices, physician practice management, information technology, and others. Topics are broken down into the parts intrinsic to every CAH and analyzed.

Time: Thursday, July 7th from 11:00 – 12:00 pm CST

Speaker: Eric Shell, CPA, MBA Stroudwater Associates

Learning Objectives:

•    Better understand the most important attributes and strategies of successful rural hospitals 
•    Develop a checklist of tactics/strategies to implement in your organization
•    Assess your organization’s performance relative to best practices

Invitations will be sent out to participants prior to the date of the event. If you have any questions contact Caleb Lozinski or Nick McRae.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award totaling $10,000,000 with 100% funded by HRSA/HHS and $0 amount and 0% funded by non-government sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by HRSA/HHS, or the U.S. Government.