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Healthcare organizations are facing challenges such as supply chain and labor shortages, rising interest rates, and rapid technological advancements, but they can address these issues by leasing and financing healthcare equipment, one expert says.
The medical equipment maintenance industry is set for growth due to an increasing number of aging devices that require regular upkeep, and technological advancements have made equipment maintenance more efficient and cost-effective, thereby increasing the demand for these services in the near future.