Blog

The Impact of Inflationary Pressure on Essential Rural and Community Hospitals

There is no question that federal and state COVID-19 relief funds kept hospitals afloat through the pandemic allowing them to flex and accommodate 4.6-million COVID-related hospitalizations. Now hospitals have started...


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Modern Healthcare One-on-One with Jim Kendrick

Community hospitals are perfect places for innovation.

They have been plagued by countless challenges in recent years, causing many to close. But there is an opportunity for community hospitals to instill innovative solutions and strategies that will allow them to thrive and serve their population.

Drawing upon his work with community hospitals across the nation, Jim Kendrick, president and CEO of Community Hospital Corporation, shares changes and new practices community hospitals should consider to be sustainable and successful. Among the areas Kendrick touches on are resilient financial models and partnerships. He also shares the leadership skills necessary to make such changes a reality.


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Podcast

Becker’s Healthcare Podcast Features Jim Kendrick

This episode features Jim Kendrick, President and CEO at Community Hospital Corporation. Here, he discusses the challenges that rural health systems face, how hospitals get connected with the Community Hospital...


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Blog

Creating a Legacy

Twenty-five years of service energizes our Community Hospital Corporation team to create more improvement opportunities for community hospitals. We have added new capabilities and partnerships to meet the evolving needs...


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Press Releases

Top Skills Hospital CEOs Need to Navigate the Pandemic—And Beyond

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE

When the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the country, hospital CEOs had no playbook to follow to navigate through the worst public health threat in...


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News Room

The way forward for community hospitals: Nine Qs with the CEO of Community Hospital Corporation

With so much attention on major health systems, the challenges facing rural and community hospitals can be overlooked. However, organizations like Community Hospital Corporation are deeply focused on these issues.

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White Paper

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Community Hospitals Meet Challenges, Leverage Innovations

This white paper provides best practices for community hospitals at this stage of the pandemic. Download to learn about critical considerations for the road ahead.

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Stability

The healthcare industry has changed significantly in the last few years. Community hospitals benefit from resources that help community hospitals find a path to success.

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Assessing Community Health

Not-for-profit, charitable hospitals must conduct a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and implementation plan once every three years. Through this process, CHC helps hospitals better understand and meet the needs of the communities they serve.

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Community Hospital Sustainability

CHC CEO Jim Kendrick explains why It’s important to position community hospitals for long-term success.

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