Keyword: Childress Regional Medical Center
Texas has been hit hard by the rural health crisis. In the last four years, 15 of its hospitals have closed. But one small hospital in Childress, Texas, has not only managed to survive, it has figured out a way to thrive in these trying times.
Rural facilities have seen their patient census dwindle from full capacity 25 years ago to just 25% capacity today, leading to severe financial stress.