Infographic: 10% of Hospitals Aggressively Cut Costs Since 2009

Roughly 10 percent of hospitals have been "aggressive cost cutters" during the recession from 2009 to 2011, according to an infographic from Objective Health.

The data also shows that aggressive cost-cutting hospitals are more likely to be classified as large hospitals with more than 500 beds.

Nearly half of the cost reductions hospitals achieved stemmed from four service lines: general surgery, neonatal, obstetrics/delivery and infectious diseases.

More Articles on Hospitals Cutting Costs:

5 Painless Ways to Cut Hospital Costs
Hospitals Becoming More Creative in Cost-Cutting Measures
Cutting Costs in an Age of Expense: 5 Thoughts From MemorialCare Health System CEO Barry Arbuckle


 

 

Copyright © 2022 Becker's Healthcare. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Cookie Policy. Linking and Reprinting Policy.

 

Featured Whitepapers

Featured Webinars