Excessive mortality in hospitals – hospitals can harm health

As we always say, it’s all in the data. The story that just broke in the UK, that specific hospitals had excessive mortality rates, is more relevant than meets the eye. Investors may claim that a hospital’s performance is difficult to predict. However, the ugly truth is that there is a correlation between geography and local socio-economic indicators with hospital performance.


Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthne...