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Medicare isn’t kidding when it says it wants to reduce hospital readmissions within 30 days of discharge—one of the costliest and most preventable line items in health care spending. The agency has set standards for hospitals that they must either meet or pay penalties for missing. And, it appears, hospitals still aren’t getting the message.

Dan Cook

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