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socioeconomics

Impact of Socioeconomic Factors on Hospital Quality

New report shows CMS star ratings skew lower for hospitals serving Michigan’s poor

hospital-safety

How Safe Is Your Hospital?

Fall 2016 Hospital Safety Grades are out! Click here to find out how safe your hospital is.

5 stars

New CMS hospital rating system shows Michigan in need of more safety

Only four Michigan hospitals receive five-stars. Read More.

hospital safety

Increased Patient Safety Saves Lives and Dollars

You go to the hospital for a routine surgical procedure that requires a one to two day stay. On day two you start running a fever and tests confirm you have a potentially life-threatening infection in your bloodstream called Methicillin-resistant…

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health costs

Rising health care costs hurt Michigan families & economy

Rising health care costs hurt Michigan families and economy Economic Alliance for Michigan report finds both workers, businesses squeezed by health care costs October 26th, 2015 – Mounting evidence shows that ever-rising health care costs hurt not only employers, but Michigan…

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