You are the administrator of a 250 bed hospital in the Midwest. A recent report from your county tells you that the population within a 25 mile radius of your facility is getting younger. The median age has decreased from 35 years of age to 29 years of age, related to the opening of a new college campus. How will this transition to a younger patient population affect your facility? Are there services in your facility that may need to be expanded? Are there services in your facility that many need to be reduced or eliminated? How might these changes impact staffing for your facility?
Your response must be at least 500 words in length