Houston Chronicle and ProPublica: Heart Failure

Number 28208
Subject Hospitals
Source Houston Chronicle
State
Year 2018
Publication Date May - November 2018
Summary Heart recipients at an acclaimed hospital were dying at a high rate, and patients had been kept in the dark. After an investigation by the Houston Chronicle and ProPublica, Medicare cut off funding and the hospital replaced its lead surgeon.
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Keywords Houston Chronicle, ProPublica, heart, Medicare, funding, hospital, investigation
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