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Hospital-acquired conditions fell 13% since 2014, CMS chief says

Dive Brief: CMS Administrator Seema Verma on Tuesday touted new patient safety data showing a significant decline in patient harm occurring in hospitals due to infections. From 2014 to 2017, the number of hospital-acquired conditions dropped by 13% — or about 20,000 avoidable deaths. Savings to the healthcare system totaled $ 7.7 billion. “While I… Read More »

Mother-of-three who's been shaving her body since she was 12 finally receives a diagnosis

Mother-of-three who’s been shaving her entire body since she was 12 finally receives a diagnosis – but her boyfriend says she’s perfect as she is Dana, 32, of Portland, Oregon, grew up in sunny Florida, where skin is often on show She said other kids poked fun at her so she started shaving and bleaching… Read More »