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AHRQ Radio Podcast - Lead Story: The National Hospital Bill May Reach One Trillion Dollars in 2008

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AUDIO PODCAST: Newscast
Wednesday, January 02, 2008 12:00 PM
Lead Story: The National Hospital Bill May Reach One Trillion Dollars in 2008

Data shows the amount U.S. hospitals billed over the last decade has nearly doubled.

Podcast Description:

This audio program features current news and information from the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

  • News and Numbers this week looks at why the national hospital bill may reach one trillion dollars in 2008;
  • AHRQ’s 10 Patient Safety Tips for Hospitals;
  • A look at steps health care consumers can take to avoid medical errors.

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Duration: 09:08 (MM:SS)  File Size: 8.38 MB
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