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When the Affordable Care Act came into effect in 2010, it introduced the Pay-for-Performance (P4P) Program, which consists of three main categories—the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program, Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program, and the Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program—to evaluate hospitals and incentivize them to provide more affordable, more efficient, and safer patient care.Read more
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Most of us want to get out of a hospital as soon as we have been admitted and we can all agree that the biggest reason is the risk of catching something worse than what put us in the hospital in the first place. According to the WHO, every 10th person admitted to the hospital will acquire an infection after they have been admitted to the hospital.
So our fear is not uncounted for.Read more