September 17, 2019 VOM Podcast

Will New CMS Rules Prove Beneficial for Montana’s Critical Access Hospitals

Will new rules from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) prove beneficial in helping Montana’s Critical Access Hospitals recruit and retain physicians?  Dr. Laura Bennett, Interim Co-CEO for Lewistown’s Central Montana Medical Center discusses the issue, along with the challenges our rural hospitals face and overcome to provide quality care and 24/7 emergency services.