Supervised training for nurses and staff in specialized areas. Telemedicine programs. Marketing tools and community outreach. Preparation for facility surveys and compliance reviews. Help with physician recruitment.
Those are a few of the services Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) provides as part of its management contract for Allen County Regional Hospital, CEO Tony Thompson last week told a task force thats studying whether to renew its contract with the company. ACRH Board of Trustees heard a brief recap of the presentation at their monthly meeting Tuesday.
The information will be used to help members determine which services are most in demand and what they expect of other management companies when they ask for proposals later this summer or early fall.