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Are FDA Inspections of Overseas Production Facilities a Thing or Not?
With the outbreak of potentially deadly transmittable infections from the bacterium P. aeruginosa apparently sparked by contaminated eye drops manufactured in India, we once again confront how dependent we are on health items (including ones that can kill or blind you) produced overseas in largely unregulated manufacturing facilities. And what did the FDA find when they…
Hospital Consolidation and Patient Benefit or Harm
Sandra Alvarez has a distinct perspective on this. Listen here: https://heal-ca.org/how-hospital-consolidation-inflates-prices-and-hurts-patients/?fbclid=IwAR2f64mHUi8Snpyk6DdztifavIR_aYZUo1UCfhadArXVoaL83yebOun42cI
Rising Nursing Home Bankruptcies
Nursing Home Bankruptcies are apparently leading the way on healthcare bankruptcies. Is this correlated with private equity ownership of nursing homes? Anybody know? Inquiring minds would like to know.