TABLE 3

Reasons for Difficulty Retaining or Maintaining ROP Services During the Past 2 Years

Reasonn (%)
Contract issues54 (71)
Liability risk47 (62)
Insufficient reimbursement39 (51)
Cost of malpractice coverage34 (45)
Lack of trained and qualified ophthalmologists28 (37)
Other12 (16)
  • Responses were among those that indicated any difficulty (n = 76). n (%) of nonmissing responses are shown. Respondents were asked to select all that apply.