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Hospitals are looking more like luxury hotels. Here’s why.
Los Angeles Times

For many patients, a visit to the hospital is beginning to look a lot like a stay in a luxury hotel.

So say a trio of researchers from USC’s Center for Health Policy and Economics and the Rand Corp. in Santa Monica. Writing this week in the New England Journal of Medicine, they lay out the myriad ways – and reasons why – hospitals have come to resemble five-star resorts in the last decade or so.