When Hospitals Sue For Unpaid Bills, It Can Be ‘Ruinous’ For Patients
#QualityFraud RAND Study: Hospitals Charging The Privately Insured 2.4 Times What They Charge Medicare Patients
Mold infections leave one dead and force closure of operating rooms at children’s hospital
6 babies and 6 employees at a hospital have tested positive for a drug-resistant infection
Study: Personal care products send a child to the emergency room every two hours.
Medical “Provider”: To quote The (oft quoted) Princess Bride movie script, “I don’t think that word means what you think it means.”
Kevin MD: Nursing’s newest problem: The young eating the old
NEJM: More than two thirds (69%) of the U.S. public has said that reducing health care costs should be a top priority for the president and Congress. A review of 14 national opinion polls elucidates the public’s perspective on the problems and solutions.
Stephanie Roskovski, former COO of BHS, and her husband defrauded the health system of more than $1.3 million from 2011 through December 2017, according to a 37-count indictment issued in April. The couple allegedly used Ms. Roskovski’s corporate credit card for $1.3 million in personal expenses, including family vacations and a motorcross business, and submitted […]
Florida Hospital Chain Sues Aetna