The PHX webinars are a flexible learning offering that allow you to learn more about a population health topic on your own time. Join us for live-streaming of a webinar or come back and watch it later in our Media Library. Past webinar topics have included communicating science and social media presence.
Why should we care about urban hospital closings?
Policy context and effects on care
Join Dr. Alan Sager, Professor of Health Law, Policy & Management at BUSPH as he examines the reasons behind hospital closings and the consequences in access, cost, and quality of care. Dr. Sager addresses the hope of saving money by closing ostensibly unneeded hospitals and beds and answers the question: What can be done to identify and stabilize needed hospitals and other caregivers?