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ID:

495

Date:

2010-02-09

Headline:

Trail of Disquieting Reports From Hospitals of Select Medical

Reporter's name:

Alex Berenson

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

The New York Times

City:

New York, NY

Summary:

According to records kept by Medicare, state health inspectors in some states found troubling practices and accidents at hospitals managed by Select Medical Corporation. The New York Times used FOIA to obtain both 22 condition-level reports from 2007-9 and several standard-level reports which also described incidents involving serious injury, risks, and death.

Keywords:

hospital, Select Medical, Medicare, condition level violation, standard level violation, inspectors, health

URL:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/10/health/policy/10careside.html


Agencies:

HHS

States:

FL
KS
NC
OH
PA

Categories:

health care


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