MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE COSTS MONEY AND LIVES!
It finds from 2004 through 2006 there were 238,337 preventable deaths among Medicare patients. That cost the program and ultimately taxpayers (you) $8.8 billion.
The study detected 1.2 million safety problems during nearly 41 million hospital stays logged by the country’s Medicare recipients. The study analyzed 41 million Medicare patient records.
Poor grades indeed!