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[ad_1] FACT accreditation level Indicates hospital meets Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy standards for transplanting stem cells from the patient’s own bone marrow and tissue (level 1) and from a donor (level 2) to treat cancer, as of March 1, 2015. Intensivist on staff At least one critical-care specialist manages patients in one
[ad_1] All American youngsters know the rules: Don’t take candy from strangers, play nice in the sandbox and call 911 during an emergency. But what if the emergency is related to mental health? More than 4 million people visited the emergency room due to a mental health condition from 2009 to 2010, according to the latest data from the the
[ad_1] Once again, the majority of the nation’s hospitals are being penalized by Medicare for having patients frequently return within a month of discharge – this time losing a combined $420 million, government records show. In the fourth year of federal readmission penalties, 2,592 hospitals will receive lower payments for every Medicare patient that stays