"Capital Crunch" at Hospitals Impacts Imaging

Lillard, Amy
April 2009
Imaging Economics;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the research results by the American Hospital Association (AHA) on impact of credit crunch hospitals in the U.S. Accordingly, hospitals which are planning for facility improvements and investments are facing reduced funds, prompting them to deter improvements in patient care, reduction of physicians and staff with a diminished patient access to imaging. Further, Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) said the capital crunch is already affecting the imaging area.


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