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Rural Texas Hospitals Should Be Staffing Up To Face Coronavirus. Many Can’t Afford To.

By Edgar Walters, Texas Tribune At a time when most hospitals are ramping up capacity to treat a massive number of patients who may become infected with COVID-19, rural hospital administrators say financial hardships could force them to do the … Continue reading

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How Rural Hospitals Might Suffer Under New Medicaid Waiver

In December the state secured a waiver that would pump funding into hospitals in Texas. But as Chris Collins writes in for the Texas Observer, the deal might end up being bad news for Texas hospitals, especially those in rural parts of the … Continue reading

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Community Health Center’s Hospitals Hit by Cybercrime Theft of Private Patient Information

On August 18, Community Health Systems, operator of 206 hospitals around the country, including Big Bend Regional Medical Center, Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big Spring, and San Angelo Community Medical Center, filed an FCC report that revealed private patient information … Continue reading

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