Saturday, February 16, 2013

Hospital deaths and readmissions not linked: study

White Clam pizza at Pepe’s Pizzeria Napoletana (Photo credit: Wikipedia) By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A measure used by Medicare to penalize hospitals for poor performance is not linked to how many patients die after being admitted, suggests a new study. The study,...
Hospital deaths and readmissions not linked: study