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Rural Hospitals

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Apr 15, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 40:31

A record number of rural hospitals shut down for good in 2020. But even before the pandemic, hospitals in rural communities all across the country were in trouble. Journalist Brian Alexander takes us inside one of those hospitals in Bryan, Ohio, a town of 8,500 people still trying to recover from the Great Recession. Alexander's book is “The Hospital: Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town.”