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Medicare to ding 120 Illinois hospitals for excessive readmissions

August 12, 2014 

Medicare will penalize 120 Illinois hospitals in 2015 for readmitting too many patients, part of an effort by the federal government to nudge health providers toward higher-quality care.

 

http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20140812/NEWS03/140809798/medicare-to-ding-120-illinois-hospitals-over-readmissions#

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