Are the people within a particular geographic region underserved? Review indicators that a rural health clinic is experiencing more demand than its existing staff can handle.
Assess a rural health clinic’s involvement in treating an episode of care. Identify originating hospitals, segment episodes by length (in days), and confirm the average cost per episode.
Examine the procedures for which patients are seeking treatment at rural health clinics within a specific part of the U.S. and adjust your sales and marketing tactics to address that trend.
See which procedures and diagnoses specific rural health clinics perform the most. Segment your analysis by HCPCS/CPT category or code and look up diagnosis groups by ICD-10 code.
Between 42 million and 57 million people live in rural counties. Data suggests folks in such communities face higher rates of opioid-related deaths and are more susceptible to diabetes than their urban counterparts. How are critical-access and safety-net hospitals addressing these issues?