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Don't count on stock market to keep hospitals afloat, report warns

Dive Brief: Hospitals shouldn’t rely on the stock market to buoy balance sheets and should find ways to provide care more cost-efficiently before the next economic downturn, a new Juniper Advisory analysis warns. The investment banking firm reviewed audits from 90 independent hospitals in California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Ohio, Texas and Wisconsin. The average… Read More »

Florida veteran dies after genitals become gangrenous; family blames nursing home: report

The Florida man was a U.S. Army veteran. An 84-year-old Army veteran in Jacksonville, Florida, died after he reportedly developed a gangrene infection in his genitals. Now his family members allege the nursing home where the veteran lived ignored his condition until it was too late. The vet, York Spratling, began living at the  Consulate Health Care of… Read More »