Hospital see decrease in net positions
New staff hope to stabilize finances
Last updated 9/11/2020 at 4:09pm
RITZVILLE – Joe Lodge, Senior Manager with DZA Independent Auditing Firm, presented results from the annual audit at the East Adams County Hospital District No. 2 Board of Commissioners meeting August 26.
Lodge said the audit was done by senior accountant Daniel Duchow, working with former CFO/CEO Gary Bostrom, Interim CEO Carl Flannagan and new CFO Kim Polanco.
Lodge reported East Adams Rural Healthcare (EARH) had a fairly large net loss of 20%, attributable mainly to untimely accounts written off during the year, not a notable decrease in patient volumes.
Lodge reported expenses increa...