Hospital Districts Provide Critical Financial Support for Community Hospitals
Stemming the closure rate of rural hospitals may depend in part on the financial support provided by hospital tax districts. This can be difficult to swallow for many who are reflexively against higher taxes. However, voters may come around when the case is made that a modest property- or sales-tax levy or hike could provide the necessary financial support to keep their hospital open and sustainable for their community.
Hospital Tax Districts Fill a Funding Gap
Tax districts help ensure the survival of hospitals that may be at risk of...