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Offline Chris_

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Southwestern Pa. hospital to stop baby deliveries
« on: January 17, 2013, 02:18:50 PM »
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Southwestern Pa. hospital to stop baby deliveries

A southwestern Pennsylvania hospital will stop delivering babies after March 31 because its obstetricians are either leaving or refocusing their practices, and because hospital officials believe they can't afford it based on projected reimbursements under looming federal health care reforms.
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Re: Southwestern Pa. hospital to stop baby deliveries
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2013, 04:41:40 PM »
A giant step backwards.

Maybe it'll make midwives more of a career choice for some.  :whatever:

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