Page weighs in on rising penalties for South Florida hospitals

Timothy Page, Ph.D.

Timothy Page, Ph.D.

Timothy Page, Ph. D. of the Department of Health Policy & Management weighs in with Miami Herald Health Reporter Daniel Chang on how the second year of the Hospital Acquired Conditions Reduction Program is affecting hospitals that care for the sickest patients.

Photo by Ted Van Pelt

Photo by Ted Van Pelt

“Hospitals with sicker patients who tend to be uninsured or under-insured are more likely to be penalized than those hospitals that don’t have those patients,” he said.

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Author: William-Jose Velez

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