"The competition between Decatur Memorial Hospital and Prairie Heart Institute in Springfield heated up in recent weeks after DMH filed suit, alleging that Prairie Heart conspired with the distributor of a new coated heart stent to keep DMH from receiving the new device. ... What's different about healthcare is that it involves our most precious commodity, and information is hard to obtain and difficult to understand. Some of the blame falls to the healthcare industry, which is not as forthcoming with information as it should be. It's difficult to compare healthcare facilities or doctors."
-Decatur (Ill.) Herald & Review