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RetireSafe to Senate: Stop Proposed Rationing of High-Quality Hospital Care - Medicare Needs More Physician Hospitals
Date:9/23/2009

t patients rated physician hospitals 37 points higher than the national average, while another federal study found the length of stay was from 17 percent to 31 percent shorter at specialty hospitals than at their community counterparts."

More information on hospital quality studies can be found in the "health" section at consumerreports.org or in the paper "Why America Needs More Physicians Hospitals" at seniorsforcures.org.

Phillips concluded, "Responsible Senators must support better care, and oppose the rationing of Medicare hospital benefits at physician hospitals."


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