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For-Profit Versus Not-for-Profit Healthcare

One distinctive feature of the U.S. healthcare system is its mix of nonprofit, for-profit, and public ownership of hospitals, nursing homes, and health insurers. Nonprofits dominate the hospital sector. About 53% of the nation's hospitals are nonprofit, 19% for profit, and ...

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