Why should we care about urban hospital closings?

Policy context and effects on care

Webinar | October 10th, 2018


Health Equity, Healthcare Management

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?