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Medicare penalizes dozens of hospitals it also gives five stars.

Rau J. Kaiser Health News. February 8, 2022. 

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February 16, 2022

Rau J. Kaiser Health News. February 8, 2022. 

Rating systems face challenges to accurately represent the safety and quality of patient care. This article discusses inconsistent results between national rating systems and those organizations penalized by the Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program though reduction of Medicare payments for hospitals recording certain adverse events.