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Hospital Rating Systems Differ on Best and Worst

March 3, 2015

Four popular national rating systems used by consumers to judge hospitals frequently come to very different conclusions about which hospitals are the best — or worst — potentially adding to the confusion over health care quality, rather than alleviating it, a new study shows. Read More

Drug Transparency Bill May Be First in Nation

March 3, 2015

A bill in the California Legislature that would require pharmaceutical manufacturers to explain the prices for their expensive products is thought to be the first legislative attempt of its kind in the country. Read More