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Avoidable sepsis infections send thousands of seniors to gruesome deaths

Avoidable sepsis infections send thousands of seniors to gruesome deaths

By Fred Schulte and Elizabeth Lucas and Joe Mahr, Chicago Tribune  |  September 06, 2018

Year after year, nursing homes around the country have failed to prevent bedsores and other infections that can lead to sepsis, an investigation by Kaiser Health News and the Chicago Tribune has found.

Data Points: Hardest medical bills to pay? ED visits

Data Points: Hardest medical bills to pay? ED visits

By Modern Healthcare  |  June 23, 2018

Although healthcare costs continue to rise, the number of Americans having trouble paying their bills dropped between 2011 and the first half of 2017. Some of that can be attributed to increased coverage via the Affordable Care Act. Still, medical debt continues to be a pervasive problem.

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