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Nursing Home Neglect in Dayton

You might have seen mention in today’s Dayton Daily News about allegations of nursing home neglect by Arbors at Dayton.  Unfortunately, this type of neglect and even abuse happens more often than you might expect.  In the last few years, Medicare… Read More
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Hospitals Attempt to Reduce Retained Object Errors

One common type of medical error is known as a “retained object” error.  This can occur when a surgeon or other health care provider leaves an object inside a patient.  When an object stays inside a patient, several serious complications can ar… Read More
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Hospitals Face Financial Penalties for Patient Readmissions

One of the lesser-known provisions of the Affordable Care Act relates penalties imposed upon hospitals for high readmission rates.  In drafting this provision of the law, Congress began a push to link pay to quality of care.  Congress considers hos… Read More
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