2018 is looking like it will be a challenging year for hospitals and health systems. In December 2017, Moody’s issued a negative outlook on the non-profit healthcare sector for the first time in several years. Add to this the repeal of the individual mandate, the 2017 Tax Act, and several anticipated shifts in the market and you have an environment which can spell trouble for your organization’s financial health.
So, what’s a busy CFO to do? We pose five questions you should be considering in 2018, and provide our recommendations on how to address them.