Medicare NPR's Patricia Neighmond reports on a new study that compares Medicare expenditures at for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals across the country. The study, in this week's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, questions the assumption that private-run hospitals are more cost-effective than hospitals run by non-profit groups.
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NPR's Patricia Neighmond reports on a new study that compares Medicare expenditures at for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals across the country. The study, in this week's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, questions the assumption that private-run hospitals are more cost-effective than hospitals run by non-profit groups.