Anxiety over the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a drop in emergency room visits as people stay away out of fear of contracting the virus. While emergency room visits in Idaho are down, hospital admissions through the ER are up. ...Read More »
While COVID-19 is a global pandemic that has created an unprecedented need for medical care, physician clinics are seeing dramatic reductions in revenue. According to a survey co-sponsored by the Idaho Medical Association and the Idaho Medical Management Association, physician clinics ...
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Idaho nursing homes have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, with at least 150 cases reported at 16 different long-term care facilities in the state. So far, at least 26 people at such facilities have died from COVID-19. In ...Read More »
The parent company of two Idaho hospitals saw a large drop in first-quarter earnings. HCA Healthcare Inc. reported on April 21 that its first-quarter net earnings were $581 million, down 44% compared to $1.04 billion from the first quarter of ...Read More »