Tagged: medical errors

cancer patients live longer at home

Hospitals Worse than Home for Cancer Survival

Most of us don’t want to die in the hospital. But most think that we’ll live longer by staying in the hospital. Not the case for terminal cancer patients. Then there are hospital mistakes and infections.

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….