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Overcharging Patients

Why India’s Private Hospitals Can Get Away With Overcharging Patients

One area where successive governments have failed is the continued neglect in instituting and enforcing laws in the area of healthcare that affect all,...
california hospitals

California Hospitals Lose Ground In Quality Of Care

Nearly half of California hospitals received a grade of C or lower for patient safety on a national report card aimed at prodding medical...
Affordable Care Act

Hospitals, Both Rural And Urban, Dread Losing Ground With Affordable Care Act Repeal

PRINCETON, Ill. — Commuting past the barren winter fields in northern Illinois, Cathie Chapman worries about the future. More than a year ago, she lost...
Hospice groups are teaming up with specially trained paramedics to deal with common problems that worried patients or families incorrectly think need hospital care.

For Some Hospice Patients, A 911 Call Saves A Trip To The ER

FORT WORTH, Texas — Her mother’s breathing had become labored in the wee hours of the night, during what would prove to be the...

Trump’s Immigration Ban Fuels Fear For Young Doctors Whose Jobs May Be In Limbo

President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration, which sparked protests abroad and in the U.S., is also raising fears about the impact on international...