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A Case for Facilities Assessments - To Invest or Not to Invest

Aran A. McCarthy & Jim Rivard, May/June 2013 Download PDF

As economic changes continue to challenge the nation's healtheare systems, hospital administrators need to take a hard look at their priorities for capital improvements, Each year, spending budgets must be set, with funds reserved for facilities upgrades, expansions and new clinical models that will help healthcare systems mamtafn a comperruve edge. Whire balancing these various priorities is always a challenging task, It's even more critical in loday's shifting economic and regulatory environment.

In addition, healthcare institutions typically have dynamic revenue streams that are constantly changing. Demographics, healthcare reform and reimbursement rates for services, new clinical care delivery models and the ability of a system to effectively generate maximum value from the real estate it owns - all these factors influence decision-making.

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