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Medicare using fines to persuade hospitals to prevent patients from needing to return

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Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2013 7:00 pm

WASHINGTON — More than 1 million Americans wind up back in the hospital only weeks after they left for reasons that could have been prevented — a revolving door that for years has seemed impossible to slow.

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