January 12 2017
2:30 pm

Governor Wolf to Announce Initiative to Save Rural Hospitals

Governor's Reception Room, Main Capitol Building, Harrisburg, PA

Tomorrow, Governor Wolf, Secretary Murphy, and federal officials will announce an initiative to save rural hospitals and local jobs while improving health care.

Rural hospitals are facing severe economic challenges across the country. Declining revenue has been a major factor in deteriorating financial stability. Pennsylvania’s rural hospitals, which provide access to care for 1.8 million Pennsylvanians, illustrate these economic challenges but continue to address the health needs of rural populations.

WATCH ONLINE: https://www.governor.pa.gov/live/