How Reliable Is The Medicare Star Rating?

When I read the following article, it struck home in a very real way.  On the day this article came out, I was researching a Sub Acute facility for my mother-in-law who was about to be discharged from the hospital.  Her first discharge to the only facility in the County resulted in a return to…

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U.S. Health Spending and Usage Statistics

July 2014 Even with the slow growth in national health spending in recent years, the US continued to spend a greater percentage of its wealth on health care than any other industrialized nation. In 2012, the US spent an average of $8,915 per person on health care, reaching a total of $2.8 trillion. Relying on…