OpEd: Hospital monopolies are making us poorer and sicker
By Admin | January 22, 2020
Sometimes, what looks like bad news comes along with a silver lining.
This is not one of those times.
For years, we’ve seen the evidence that hospital mergers generally contribute to rising health care costs in America. That’s despite hospitals arguing otherwise.
But now, a new study in the New England Journal of Medicine rubs salt in the wound by showing how hospital mergers aren’t improving health care quality and often make it worse.
For more information please read, OpEd: Hospital monopolies are making us poorer and sicker, by CNBC.