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Are Hospitals Overlooking Patient Care to Avoid Re-admission Penalties?

Last year, Medicare created new federal regulations that cause hospitals with high re-admission rates to be penalized. These changes came after studies showed seniors were being readmitted at an alarming rate, back into hospitals within a month of being discharged. The new regulations were meant to be a ‘slap on the wrist’ for hospitals who […]

Posted on July 12, 2013