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OIG Report: Patient Dumping

June 3, 2011

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  The Office of the Inspector General has been doing very good work lately releasing damning data about the care patients are receiving in this nation’s hospitals. Today they released settlements in cases of Patient Dumping which is immoral and illegal. The full report is here. Hospitals cited in this latestĀ data releaseĀ for 2010 are listed […]

Georgia: Patient Records Incident at Charlie Norwood VA

April 10, 2011

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GEORGIA: Charlie Norwood VA Hospital offering free credit monitoring to patients after revealing it improperly disposed of records. Seems there’s one of these every week! Another example of the cavalier attitude heatlhcare institutions have towards patients. Thanks to WRDW-TV12 in Augusta for this report.