Calling 2020 a challenging year for the country as a whole and for providers in particular would be a vast understatement. Disruption reigned across global, national, and local industries. The healthcare industry found itself at ground zero of the disruption. Extended elective service moratoria, patient reticence to seek treatment, capacity and equipment shortages, staff facing crushing demand and unprecedented risk, and a flood of federal relief funding are but a few of the major, previously unthinkable, products of the pandemic. As we look back, providers have much to be proud of in their resilience and response.

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