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Resource ID: #21227
Subject: Hospitals
Source: ABC News Primetime Live
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Date: October 23

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ABC News investigated the growing rate of infection from hospitals, and found that every year 100,000 Americans die from the problem, which "is now the fourth leading killer in the country". The investigation found that hospitals around the country who are ignoring safety solutions because they believe them to be "too expensive". The investigation also found that the hospital-aquired infection rates are being kept secret due to pressure from the hospital industry.

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