Tagged: hospital-acquired infection

Superbugs

Deadly Superbugs Hitting Critical Mass in Hospitals

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that a deadly antibiotic-resistant strain of bacteria is growing among hospitals and other health care facilities, and comes with a high rate of fatality. Options are now limited. What is the solution?

medicare fraud

Hospitals Caught Over-Admitting and Over-Charging Patients

An investigation by CBS’ 60 Minutes has exposed one of the nation’s largest hospital chains pressuring their staff of doctors to admit patients into the hospital to meet quotas, and a former FBI agent says the chain committed medicare fraud….