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Choosing with Care: How to Select the Right Hospital

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Choosing with Care: How to Select the Right Hospital

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Choosing with Care: How to Select the Right Hospital

Choosing with Care: How to Select the Right Hospital

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The latest rankings of U.S. hospitals are out, but some doctors warn that you need more than a top ten list to find the best medical care. Surgeon Mehmet Oz and Wall Street Journal reporter Theo Francis discuss the key factors patients should consider before choosing a hospital.

Dr. Mehmet Oz, surgeon; author, YOU: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

Theo Francis, author, "How to Size Up Your Hospital," published in the Wall Street Journal

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