HEALTHCARE’S ONGOING LABOR CHALLENGES: IT’S NOT ALL BAD NEWS

HEALTHCARE’S ONGOING LABOR CHALLENGES: IT’S NOT ALL BAD NEWS

While the industry has endured shortages on and off for decades in key clinical positions, such as nurses and physicians, broader shortages spurred by the pandemic, inflation, and other economic forces have magnified the challenges in recent years.

The results include high labor expenses that are pressuring operating margins and creating significant financial instability for many providers. Healthcare leaders nationwide are wrestling with how to adapt to an increasingly tight labor market and a new normal of near-term rising costs.

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