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CHF Patients May Fare Better, Pay More at High-Volume Hospitals
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It’s well-established that the more surgical and cardiovascular procedures performed at a given hospital, the better the chances for improved outcomes. That’s also true for hospitals that treat congestive heart failure, a new study concludes.

Hospitals with greater experience treating CHF patients demonstrate lower patient mortality, fewer readmissions, and higher quality scores than hospitals with fewer such patients.