TITLE

In the Background

AUTHOR(S)
Grayson, Mary
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Aug2009, Vol. 83 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the U.S. health care reform and how health care has remained a top story line for the media. She relates the role of storytelling in society. Some of the dominant themes of health care stories in the media include hospital billing and collections, medication mistakes, hospital-associated infections and patient safety. The author argues that these health care stories are compelling because real people are involved.
ACCESSION #
43985617

 

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