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A serious infection sends Yousefina to our Pediatric Center

Yousefina was born in South Sudan, but moved into the Mayo refugee camp in Khartoum with her grandmother. Yousefina has spina bifida and her parents sent her to the public hospital in Sudan for treatment. 102 more words

From The Field

Private information hacked

Community Health Systems owns or operates over 200 hospitals in the United States.  Almost half of their hospitals are recognized as “Top Performers in Quality Measures by the Joint Commission”.  298 more words

Irrational pricing

The Washington Post has an article today describing how the price for a cholesterol panel can range from $10 to $10,000 (the average was $220.  … 90 more words