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CMS innovation center claims big drop in elective preterm births
Modern Healthcare

Use of hospital intensive-care units for newborns appears to be dropping as a result of a federal push to reduce preterm births, according to early evidence cited by federal officials.

Dr. Richard Gilfillan, director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation at CMS, attributed much of the improvement to the efforts of his office and other public and private entities.

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