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Resource ID: #26653
Subject: Nursing Homes
Source: Huffington Post
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Date: June 19, 2014; Dec. 30, 2014

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Hospice, a specialty health service for dying people, has transformed over the past decade from its nonprofit roots into a booming industry dominated by for-profit players. HuffPost's investigation reveals how some hospices are endangering patients in the drive for revenue, keeping them on a service specially-designed for dying people, sometimes against doctors orders, and subjecting them to treatment they and their families don't want.

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