Overcoming the Challenges that Can Lead to Declining Hospital Margins


10 - 11 a.m.

With hospital margins declining across the U.S., BKD will discuss what successful hospitals are doing to rebuild and grow margins. This session will review top margin improvement initiatives in the areas of cost reduction, revenue enhancement and clinical and operational optimization.

Learning objectives

  • Understand factors causing declining margins
  • Learn top 10 recommended margin improvement initiatives
  • Explore recent case studies from other hospitals who have successfully improved margins


  • Jackie Nussbaum, MHA, Director, BKD CPAs & Advisors
  • Eric Rogers, Director, BKD CPAs & Advisors

Continuing Education Credits
Participants can be awarded up to 1.2 continuing professional education credits. OHA is registered with the Accountancy Board of Ohio. CPE Sponsor #235. Please contact Casey.Strader@ohiohospitals.org for more information on continuing education credits.

Registration Fees

  • No charge for OHA members, due to the generous support of OHA Corporate Partners.

Who Should Attend
OHA member hospital CFOs, accountants, director of PFS, director of Revenue Cycle, directors of Coding, Revenue/Reimbursement, analysts and claims.

More Information
See the series brochure here.