Special Report

States With the Worst Hospital Workforce Shortages

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11. Montana
> Pct. of hospitals anticipating critical shortages in the next week: 50.0%
> No. of hospitals anticipating critical staffing shortages: 9
> Pct. of inpatient beds currently being utilized: 65.5%

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10. Kentucky
> Pct. of hospitals anticipating critical shortages in the next week: 50.7%
> No. of hospitals anticipating critical staffing shortages: 37
> Pct. of inpatient beds currently being utilized: 77.6%

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9. Wisconsin
> Pct. of hospitals anticipating critical shortages in the next week: 57.5%
> No. of hospitals anticipating critical staffing shortages: 46
> Pct. of inpatient beds currently being utilized: 71.4%

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8. Kansas
> Pct. of hospitals anticipating critical shortages in the next week: 60.0%
> No. of hospitals anticipating critical staffing shortages: 33
> Pct. of inpatient beds currently being utilized: 62.5%

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7. Rhode Island
> Pct. of hospitals anticipating critical shortages in the next week: 63.6%
> No. of hospitals anticipating critical staffing shortages: 7
> Pct. of inpatient beds currently being utilized: 85.7%