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List: 769 hospitals fined for medical errors, infections, by CMS

The punishments come in the third year of Medicare penalties for hospitals with patients most frequently suffering from potentially avoidable issues.

The federal government has cut payments to 769 hospitals with high rates of patient injuries, for the first time counting the spread of antibiotic-resistant germs in assessing penalties.

The punishments come in the third year of Medicare penalties for hospitals with patients most frequently suffering from potentially avoidable complications, including various types of infections, blood clots, bed sores and falls. This year the government also examined the prevalence of two types of bacteria resistant to drugs.

Based on rates of all these complications, the hospitals identified by federal officials this week will lose 1 percent of all Medicare payments for a year -- with that time frame beginning this past October.  While the government did not release the dollar amount of the penalties, they will exceed a million dollars for many larger hospitals. In total, hospitals will lose about $430 million, 18 percent more than they lost last year, according to an estimate from the Association of American Medical Colleges.

The reductions apply not only to patient stays but also will reduce the amount of money hospitals get to teach medical residents and care for low-income people.


Hospital City State
Hospital City State
ALASKA NATIVE MEDICAL CENTER ANCHORAGE AK
PROVIDENCE ALASKA MEDICAL CENTER ANCHORAGE AK
CALLAHAN EYE HOSPITAL BIRMINGHAM AL
D W MCMILLAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL BREWTON AL
FAYETTE MEDICAL CENTER FAYETTE AL
JACKSON HOSPITAL & CLINIC INC MONTGOMERY AL
LAWRENCE MEDICAL CENTER MOULTON AL
MEDICAL WEST, AN AFFILIATE OF UAB HEALTH SYSTEM BESSEMER AL
SOUTHEAST ALABAMA MEDICAL CENTER DOTHAN AL
SPRINGHILL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MOBILE AL
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ALABAMA MEDICAL CENTER MOBILE AL
NATIONAL PARK MEDICAL CENTER HOT SPRINGS AR
NORTH METRO MEDICAL CENTER JACKSONVILLE AR
SPARKS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER FORT SMITH AR
ST BERNARDS MEDICAL CENTER JONESBORO AR
UAMS MEDICAL CENTER LITTLE ROCK AR
BANNER GATEWAY MEDICAL CENTER GILBERT AZ
BANNER HEART HOSPITAL MESA AZ
BANNER THUNDERBIRD MEDICAL CENTER GLENDALE AZ
BANNER-UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER TUCSON CAMPUS TUCSON AZ
CHINLE COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CARE FACILITY CHINLE AZ
FLAGSTAFF MEDICAL CENTER FLAGSTAFF AZ
FLORENCE HOSPITAL AT ANTHEM, LLC FLORENCE AZ
HONORHEALTH DEER VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX AZ
JOHN C. LINCOLN MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX AZ
KINGMAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER KINGMAN AZ
MARICOPA MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX AZ
PHOENIX INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX AZ
SCOTTSDALE SHEA MEDICAL CENTER SCOTTSDALE AZ
SELLS INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE HOSPITAL SELLS AZ
ST. JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX AZ
ADVENTIST MEDICAL CENTER HANFORD CA
ALTA BATES SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER - ALTA BATES CAMP BERKELEY CA
ANTELOPE VALLEY HOSPITAL LANCASTER CA
ARROWHEAD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER COLTON CA
BAKERSFIELD HEART HOSPITAL BAKERSFIELD CA
CALIFORNIA PACIFIC MEDICAL CTR - ST. LUKE'S CAMPUS SAN FRANCISCO CA
CALIFORNIA PACIFIC MEDICAL CTR-DAVIES CAMPUS HOSP SAN FRANCISCO CA
CALIFORNIA PACIFIC MEDICAL CTR-PACIFIC CAMPUS HOSP SAN FRANCISCO CA
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER LOS ANGELES CA
CLOVIS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER CLOVIS CA
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF THE MONTEREY PENINSULA MONTEREY CA
COMMUNITY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER FRESNO CA
CONTRA COSTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER MARTINEZ CA
DAMERON HOSPITAL STOCKTON CA
EDEN MEDICAL CENTER CASTRO VALLEY CA
EL CENTRO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER EL CENTRO CA
FAIRVIEW DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER COSTA MESA CA
FOOTHILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TUSTIN CA
GARDEN GROVE HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER GARDEN GROVE CA
GARFIELD MEDICAL CENTER MONTEREY PARK CA
GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL SAN JOSE CA
GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES CA
HUNTINGTON BEACH HOSPITAL HUNTINGTON BEACH CA
JOHN MUIR MEDICAL CENTER - CONCORD CAMPUS CONCORD CA
JOHN MUIR MEDICAL CENTER - WALNUT CREEK CAMPUS WALNUT CREEK CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSP SO SACRAMENTO SACRAMENTO CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - FREMONT FREMONT CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - FRESNO FRESNO CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - OAKLAND/RICHMOND OAKLAND CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - SACRAMENTO SACRAMENTO CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - SAN DIEGO SAN DIEGO CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - SAN LEANDRO SAN LEANDRO CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - SOUTH BAY HARBOR CITY CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - VACAVILLE VACAVILLE CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - WALNUT CREEK WALNUT CREEK CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL MANTECA MANTECA CA
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL-SAN JOSE SAN JOSE CA
KECK HOSPITAL OF USC LOS ANGELES CA
KERN MEDICAL CENTER BAKERSFIELD CA
LODI MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LODI CA
LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER LOMA LINDA CA
LONG BEACH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER LONG BEACH CA
LOS ALAMITOS MEDICAL CENTER LOS ALAMITOS CA
MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER MODESTO CA
MENLO PARK SURGICAL HOSPITAL MENLO PARK CA
MISSION HOSPITAL REGIONAL MED CENTER MISSION VIEJO CA
MONTEREY PARK HOSPITAL MONTEREY PARK CA
NORTHBAY MEDICAL CENTER FAIRFIELD CA
NORTHRIDGE HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER NORTHRIDGE CA
O'CONNOR HOSPITAL SAN JOSE CA
OLYMPIA MEDICAL CENTER LOS ANGELES CA
ORANGE COUNTY GLOBAL MEDICAL CENTER SANTA ANA CA
PACIFICA HOSPITAL OF THE VALLEY SUN VALLEY CA
PALO VERDE HOSPITAL BLYTHE CA
PALOMAR HEALTH DOWNTOWN CAMPUS ESCONDIDO CA
PARKVIEW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER RIVERSIDE CA
PATIENTS' HOSPITAL OF REDDING REDDING CA
PIH HOSPITAL - DOWNEY DOWNEY CA
POMERADO HOSPITAL POWAY CA
POMONA VALLEY HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER POMONA CA
PORTERVILLE DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER PORTERVILLE CA
PROVIDENCE SAINT JOHN'S HEALTH CENTER SANTA MONICA CA
PROVIDENCE SAINT JOSEPH MEDICAL CTR BURBANK CA
PROVIDENCE TARZANA MEDICAL CENTER TARZANA CA
QUEEN OF THE VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER NAPA CA
REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER OF SAN JOSE SAN JOSE CA
RIDEOUT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MARYSVILLE CA
RONALD REAGAN U C L A MEDICAL CENTER LOS ANGELES CA
SADDLEBACK MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER LAGUNA HILLS CA
SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER LYNWOOD CA
SAN ANTONIO REGIONAL HOSPITAL UPLAND CA
SAN GABRIEL VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER SAN GABRIEL CA
SAN JOAQUIN GENERAL HOSPITAL FRENCH CAMP CA
SAN RAMON REGIONAL MEDICAL CTR SAN RAMON CA
SANTA ROSA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SANTA ROSA CA
SCRIPPS GREEN HOSPITAL LA JOLLA CA
SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - ENCINITAS ENCINITAS CA
SHARP CHULA VISTA MEDICAL CENTER CHULA VISTA CA
SHASTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER REDDING CA
SIERRA VIEW MEDICAL CENTER PORTERVILLE CA
SIMI VALLEY HOSPITAL & HEALTH CARE SERVICES SIMI VALLEY CA
SONOMA VALLEY HOSPITAL SONOMA CA
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA HOSPITAL AT HOLLYWOOD HOLLYWOOD CA
ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL ORANGE CA
ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL EUREKA CA
ST JUDE MEDICAL CENTER FULLERTON CA
ST ROSE HOSPITAL HAYWARD CA
STANFORD HEALTH CARE STANFORD CA
TORRANCE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER TORRANCE CA
TRI-CITY MEDICAL CENTER OCEANSIDE CA
TULARE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TULARE CA
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER SACRAMENTO CA
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO MEDICAL CENTER SAN DIEGO CA
VALLEY PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL VAN NUYS CA
VENTURA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER VENTURA CA
WHITE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER LOS ANGELES CA
CENTURA HEALTH-PENROSE ST FRANCIS HEALTH SERVICES COLORADO SPRINGS CO
DENVER HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER DENVER CO
FOOTHILLS HOSPITAL BOULDER CO
GOOD SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER LAFAYETTE CO
LUTHERAN MEDICAL CENTER WHEAT RIDGE CO
NORTH COLORADO MEDICAL CENTER GREELEY CO
PARKER ADVENTIST HOSPITAL PARKER CO
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER ENGLEWOOD CO
YAMPA VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER STEAMBOAT SPRINGS CO
BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL BRIDGEPORT CT
CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL TORRINGTON CT
CONNECTICUT HOSPICE INC,THE BRANFORD CT
DAY KIMBALL HOSPITAL PUTNAM CT
HARTFORD HOSPITAL HARTFORD CT
HOSPITAL OF CENTRAL CONNECTICUT, THE NEW BRITAIN CT
JOHN DEMPSEY HOSPITAL FARMINGTON CT
JOHNSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL STAFFORD SPRINGS CT
LAWRENCE & MEMORIAL HOSPITAL NEW LONDON CT
MASONICARE HEALTH CENTER WALLINGFORD CT
SAINT MARYS HOSPITAL WATERBURY CT
ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER HARTFORD CT
WINDHAM COMM MEM HOSP & HATCH HOSP WILLIMANTIC CT
YALE-NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL NEW HAVEN CT
GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV HOSPITAL WASHINGTON DC
MEDSTAR WASHINGTON HOSPITAL CENTER WASHINGTON DC
BAYHEALTH - KENT GENERAL HOSPITAL DOVER DE
BEEBE MEDICAL CENTER LEWES DE
CHRISTIANA CARE HEALTH SERVICES, INC. NEWARK DE
BAPTIST HOSPITAL PENSACOLA FL
BAPTIST HOSPITAL OF MIAMI MIAMI FL
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER - BEACHES JACKSONVILLE BEACH FL
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER - NASSAU FERNANDINA BEACH FL
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER JACKSONVILLE JACKSONVILLE FL
BAYFRONT HEALTH - ST PETERSBURG SAINT PETERSBURG FL
BAYFRONT HEALTH PORT CHARLOTTE PORT CHARLOTTE FL
BAYFRONT HEALTH PUNTA GORDA PUNTA GORDA FL
BLAKE MEDICAL CENTER BRADENTON FL
BOCA RATON REGIONAL HOSPITAL BOCA RATON FL
CAPE CORAL HOSPITAL CAPE CORAL FL
CAPITAL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TALLAHASSEE FL
ED FRASER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MACCLENNY FL
FLAGLER HOSPITAL SAINT AUGUSTINE FL
FLORIDA HOSPITAL FLAGLER PALM COAST FL
FLORIDA HOSPITAL HEARTLAND MEDICAL CENTER SEBRING FL
FLORIDA HOSPITAL NEW SMYRNA NEW SMYRNA BEACH FL
FLORIDA STATE HOSPITAL UNIT 31 MED CHATTAHOOCHEE FL
GULF COAST MEDICAL CENTER LEE MEM HEALTH SYSTEM FORT MYERS FL
HEALTHMARK REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER DEFUNIAK SPRINGS FL
HOMESTEAD HOSPITAL HOMESTEAD FL
JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MIAMI FL
LARKIN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PALM SPRINGS CAMPUS HIALEAH FL
LEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL FORT MYERS FL
LOWER KEYS MEDICAL CENTER KEY WEST FL
MANATEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL BRADENTON FL
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL JACKSONVILLE JACKSONVILLE FL
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL WEST PEMBROKE PINES FL
NORTH FLORIDA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER GAINESVILLE FL
PHYSICIANS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - PINE RIDGE NAPLES FL
PUTNAM COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER PALATKA FL
REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER BAYONET POINT HUDSON FL
SOUTH BAY HOSPITAL SUN CITY CENTER FL
SOUTH LAKE HOSPITAL CLERMONT FL
ST PETERSBURG GENERAL HOSPITAL SAINT PETERSBURG FL
TAMPA GENERAL HOSPITAL TAMPA FL
UF HEALTH JACKSONVILLE JACKSONVILLE FL
UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI HOSPITAL MIAMI FL
VENICE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - BAYFRONT HEALTH VENICE FL
WELLINGTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER WELLINGTON FL
WEST PALM HOSPITAL WEST PALM BEACH FL
AU MEDICAL CENTER AUGUSTA GA
CANDLER HOSPITAL SAVANNAH GA
CRISP REGIONAL HOSPITAL CORDELE GA
DEKALB MEDICAL CENTER DECATUR GA
EASTSIDE MEDICAL CENTER SNELLVILLE GA
EMORY JOHNS CREEK HOSPITAL JOHNS CREEK GA
EMORY UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL ATLANTA GA
EMORY UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL MIDTOWN ATLANTA GA
GRADY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL ATLANTA GA
GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER LAWRENCEVILLE GA
HABERSHAM COUNTY MEDICAL CTR DEMOREST GA
HAMILTON MEDICAL CENTER DALTON GA
MEADOWS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER VIDALIA GA
MEDICAL CENTER, NAVICENT HEALTH (THE) MACON GA
MEMORIAL HEALTH UNIV MED CEN, INC SAVANNAH GA
MIDTOWN MEDICAL CENTER COLUMBUS GA
OCONEE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER MILLEDGEVILLE GA
PHOEBE PUTNEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL ALBANY GA
PIEDMONT ATHENS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ATHENS GA
PIEDMONT HOSPITAL ATLANTA GA
ROCKDALE MEDICAL CENTER CONYERS GA
SAINT JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL OF ATLANTA, INC ATLANTA GA
SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER NEWNAN GA
SOUTHERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER RIVERDALE GA
ST JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL - SAVANNAH SAVANNAH GA
TIFT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TIFTON GA
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL MCDUFFIE THOMSON GA
WELLSTAR ATLANTA MEDICAL CENTER ATLANTA GA
WELLSTAR KENNESTONE HOSPITAL MARIETTA GA
WELLSTAR PAULDING HOSPITAL HIRAM GA
WELLSTAR SPALDING REGIONAL HOSPITAL GRIFFIN GA
MAUI MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER WAILUKU HI
COVENANT MEDICAL CENTER WATERLOO IA
GENESIS MEDICAL CENTER-DAVENPORT DAVENPORT IA
GRINNELL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER GRINNELL IA
MARY GREELEY MEDICAL CENTER AMES IA
MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-DES MOINES DES MOINES IA
MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-SIOUX CITY SIOUX CITY IA
TRINITY MUSCATINE MUSCATINE IA
NORTHWEST SPECIALTY HOSPITAL POST FALLS ID
ST ALPHONSUS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER BOISE ID
ADVOCATE TRINITY HOSPITAL CHICAGO IL
DECATUR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DECATUR IL
EDWARD HOSPITAL NAPERVILLE IL
FRANCISCAN ST JAMES HEALTH OLYMPIA FIELDS IL
GREENVILLE REGIONAL HOSPITAL GREENVILLE IL
ILLINOIS VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PERU IL
IROQUOIS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL WATSEKA IL
KATHERINE SHAW BETHEA HOSPITAL DIXON IL
LITTLE COMPANY OF MARY HOSPITAL EVERGREEN PARK IL
LOUIS A WEISS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CHICAGO IL
LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER MAYWOOD IL
MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER SPRINGFIELD IL
MERCY HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER CHICAGO IL
MIDWESTERN REGION MED CENTER ZION IL
MT SINAI HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER CHICAGO IL
NORTHWEST COMMUNITY HOSPITAL 1 ARLINGTON HEIGHTS IL
NORTHWESTERN LAKE FOREST HOSPITAL LAKE FOREST IL
NORTHWESTERN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CHICAGO IL
PALOS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PALOS HEIGHTS IL
ROCKFORD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL ROCKFORD IL
RUSH OAK PARK HOSPITAL OAK PARK IL
SAINT ANTHONY MEDICAL CENTER ROCKFORD IL
SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER PEORIA IL
SARAH BUSH LINCOLN HEALTH CENTER MATTOON IL
ST BERNARD HOSPITAL CHICAGO IL
ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL BELLEVILLE IL
ST MARYS HOSPITAL DECATUR IL
THE CARLE FOUNDATION HOSPITAL URBANA IL
CLARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL JEFFERSONVILLE IN
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL NORTH INDIANAPOLIS IN
DEACONESS HOSPITAL INC EVANSVILLE IN
ESKENAZI HEALTH INDIANAPOLIS IN
FRANCISCAN HEALTH CARMEL CARMEL IN
FRANCISCAN HEALTH CROWN POINT CROWN POINT IN
GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL VINCENNES IN
INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH INDIANAPOLIS IN
INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH NORTH HOSPITAL CARMEL IN
KENTUCKIANA MEDICAL CENTER LLC CLARKSVILLE IN
LUTHERAN HOSPITAL OF INDIANA FORT WAYNE IN
PINNACLE HOSPITAL CROWN POINT IN
SAINT JOSEPH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - PLYMOUTH PLYMOUTH IN
ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL FORT WAYNE IN
BLUE VALLEY HOSPITAL, INC OVERLAND PARK KS
GREAT BEND REGIONAL HOSPITAL GREAT BEND KS
MERCY HOSPITAL MOUNDRIDGE KS
RANSOM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OTTAWA KS
UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HOSPITAL KANSAS CITY KS
VIA CHRISTI HOSPITALS WICHITA, INC WICHITA KS
BAPTIST HEALTH PADUCAH PADUCAH KY
EPHRAIM MCDOWELL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER DANVILLE KY
HARRISON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CYNTHIANA KY
JENNIE STUART MEDICAL CENTER HOPKINSVILLE KY
JEWISH HOSPITAL & ST MARY'S HEALTHCARE LOUISVILLE KY
LOURDES HOSPITAL PADUCAH KY
NORTON HOSPITAL/NORTON MEDICAL PAVILIONS/KOSAIR CH LOUISVILLE KY
ST ELIZABETH FLORENCE FLORENCE KY
ST ELIZABETH FT THOMAS FORT THOMAS KY
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY HOSPITAL LEXINGTON KY
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL LOUISVILLE KY
CHRISTUS ST FRANCES CABRINI HOSPITAL ALEXANDRIA LA
CITIZENS MEDICAL CENTER COLUMBIA LA
DOCTORS HOSPITAL AT DEER CREEK LLC LEESVILLE LA
LAKEVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER COVINGTON LA
MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER VILLE PLATTE LA
NORTH OAKS MEDICAL CENTER, L L C HAMMOND LA
NORTHERN LOUISIANA MEDICAL CENTER RUSTON LA
OCHSNER MEDICAL CENTER NEW ORLEANS LA
OCHSNER MEDICAL CENTER KENNER KENNER LA
OMEGA HOSPITAL, LLC METAIRIE LA
OPELOUSAS GENERAL HEALTH SYSTEM OPELOUSAS LA
RAPIDES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ALEXANDRIA LA
ST CHARLES SURGICAL HOSPITAL LLC NEW ORLEANS LA
ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL GONZALES LA
SURGICAL SPECIALTY CENTER OF BATON ROUGE BATON ROUGE LA
THIBODAUX REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER THIBODAUX LA
TOURO INFIRMARY NEW ORLEANS LA
TULANE MEDICAL CENTER NEW ORLEANS LA
UNIVERSITY HEALTH SHREVEPORT SHREVEPORT LA
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL & CLINICS LAFAYETTE LA
UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER NEW ORLEANS NEW ORLEANS LA
WEST CARROLL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OAK GROVE LA
BAYSTATE MARY LANE HOSPITAL WARE MA
BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS HOSPITAL - NEEDHAM NEEDHAM MA
BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER CORPORATION- BOSTON MA
BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL BOSTON MA
CAMBRIDGE HEALTH ALLIANCE CAMBRIDGE MA
FALMOUTH HOSPITAL FALMOUTH MA
HALLMARK HEALTH SYSTEM MELROSE MA
LAHEY HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER, BURLINGTON BURLINGTON MA
LAWRENCE GENERAL HOSPITAL LAWRENCE MA
MERCY MEDICAL CTR SPRINGFIELD MA
METROWEST MEDICAL CENTER FRAMINGHAM MA
NASHOBA VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER AYER MA
NORTH SHORE MEDICAL CENTER SALEM MA
SOUTH SHORE HOSPITAL SOUTH WEYMOUTH MA
TUFTS MEDICAL CENTER BOSTON MA
UMASS MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER INC WORCESTER MA
CENTRAL MAINE MEDICAL CENTER LEWISTON ME
MAINE MEDICAL CENTER PORTLAND ME
MAINEGENERAL MEDICAL CENTER AUGUSTA ME
BEAUMONT HOSPITAL - FARMINGTON HILLS FARMINGTON HILLS MI
BEAUMONT HOSPITAL - TAYLOR TAYLOR MI
BEAUMONT HOSPITAL - WAYNE WAYNE MI
BEAUMONT HOSPITAL, GROSSE POINTE GROSSE POINTE MI
BEAUMONT HOSPITAL, ROYAL OAK ROYAL OAK MI
BRONSON BATTLE CREEK HOSPITAL BATTLE CREEK MI
DETROIT RECEIVING HOSPITAL & UNIV HEALTH CENTER DETROIT MI
EDWARD W SPARROW HOSPITAL LANSING MI
GARDEN CITY HOSPITAL GARDEN CITY MI
GENESYS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - HEALTH PARK GRAND BLANC MI
HARPER UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL DETROIT MI
HENRY FORD WYANDOTTE HOSPITAL WYANDOTTE MI
HURLEY MEDICAL CENTER FLINT MI
KARMANOS CANCER CENTER DETROIT MI
MCLAREN FLINT FLINT MI
MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE OWOSSO MI
MIDMICHIGAN MEDICAL CENTER-CLARE CLARE MI
MUNSON MEDICAL CENTER TRAVERSE CITY MI
PROVIDENCE - PROVIDENCE PARK HOSPITAL SOUTHFIELD MI
SAINT MARY'S HEALTH CARE GRAND RAPIDS MI
SINAI-GRACE HOSPITAL DETROIT MI
SPARROW CARSON HOSPITAL CARSON CITY MI
SPECTRUM HEALTH - BUTTERWORTH CAMPUS GRAND RAPIDS MI
ST JOSEPH MERCY HOSPITAL ANN ARBOR MI
ST JOSEPH MERCY OAKLAND PONTIAC MI
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN HEALTH SYSTEM ANN ARBOR MI
UP HEALTH SYSTEM PORTAGE HANCOCK MI
FAIRVIEW LAKES MEDICAL CENTER WYOMING MN
MAYO CLINIC HEALTH SYSTEM - ALBERT LEA ALBERT LEA MN
MAYO CLINIC HEALTH SYSTEM - FAIRMONT FAIRMONT MN
REGIONS HOSPITAL SAINT PAUL MN
SANFORD BEMIDJI MEDICAL CENTER BEMIDJI MN
ST CLOUD HOSPITAL SAINT CLOUD MN
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA MEDICAL CENTER, FAIRVIEW MINNEAPOLIS MN
BARNES JEWISH HOSPITAL SAINT LOUIS MO
BARNES-JEWISH ST PETERS HOSPITAL SAINT PETERS MO
BOONE HOSPITAL CENTER COLUMBIA MO
CHRISTIAN HOSPITAL NORTHEAST-NORTHWEST SAINT LOUIS MO
HANNIBAL REGIONAL HOSPITAL HANNIBAL MO
OZARKS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL SPRINGFIELD MO
SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER CAPE GIRARDEAU MO
SOUTHEASTHEALTH CAPE GIRARDEAU MO
SSM HEALTH DEPAUL HOSPITAL ST LOUIS BRIDGETON MO
SSM HEALTH SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL SAINT LOUIS MO
TEXAS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOUSTON MO
TRUMAN MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL HILL KANSAS CITY MO
ANDERSON RMC SOUTH MERIDIAN MS
BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DESOTO SOUTHAVEN MS
DELTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER GREENVILLE MS
JASPER GENERAL HOSPITAL BAY SPRINGS MS
MARION GENERAL HOSPITAL COLUMBIA MS
MISSISSIPPI BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER JACKSON MS
MISSISSIPPI METHODIST REHAB CTR JACKSON MS
PATIENTS CHOICE MEDICAL CENTER RALEIGH MS
RUSH FOUNDATION HOSPITAL MERIDIAN MS
SHARKEY ISSAQUENA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL ROLLING FORK MS
SOUTH CENTRAL REG MED CTR LAUREL MS
SOUTH SUNFLOWER COUNTY HOSPITAL INDIANOLA MS
UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MED CENTER JACKSON MS
WHITFIELD MEDICAL SURGICAL HOSPITAL WHITFIELD MS
CAPE FEAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER FAYETTEVILLE NC
CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY CHEROKEE NC
COLUMBUS REGIONAL HEALTHCARE SYSTEM WHITEVILLE NC
HALIFAX REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER INC ROANOKE RAPIDS NC
LENOIR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL KINSTON NC
NASH GENERAL HOSPITAL ROCKY MOUNT NC
NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST HOSPITAL WINSTON-SALEM NC
NOVANT HEALTH FORSYTH MEDICAL CENTER WINSTON-SALEM NC
NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER MATTHEWS NC
NOVANT HEALTH PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL CENTER CHARLOTTE NC
NOVANT HEALTH ROWAN MEDICAL CENTER SALISBURY NC
RUTHERFORD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER RUTHERFORDTON NC
SOUTHEASTERN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER LUMBERTON NC
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA HOSPITAL CHAPEL HILL NC
VIDANT MEDICAL CENTER GREENVILLE NC
VIDANT ROANOKE CHOWAN HOSPITAL AHOSKIE NC
WAKEMED, CARY HOSPITAL CARY NC
WAKEMED, RALEIGH CAMPUS RALEIGH NC
WILMINGTON TREATMENT CENTER WILMINGTON NC
ESSENTIA HEALTH-FARGO FARGO ND
BELLEVUE MEDICAL CENTER DBA NEBRASKA MEDICINE-BELL BELLEVUE NE
FREMONT HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER FREMONT NE
GREAT PLAINS HEALTH NORTH PLATTE NE
THE NEBRASKA MEDICAL CENTER DBA NEBRASKA MEDICINE OMAHA NE
CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTER MANCHESTER NH
ELLIOT HOSPITAL MANCHESTER NH
EXETER HOSPITAL INC EXETER NH
MARY HITCHCOCK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LEBANON NH
BAYSHORE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL HOLMDEL NJ
CAPE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER INC CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE NJ
CAPITAL HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER - HOPEWELL PENNINGTON NJ
CAPITAL HEALTH SYSTEM-FULD CAMPUS TRENTON NJ
CENTRASTATE MEDICAL CENTER FREEHOLD NJ
CHILTON MEDICAL CENTER POMPTON PLAINS NJ
COOPER UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL CAMDEN NJ
HACKENSACK UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER HACKENSACK NJ
HACKENSACK-UMC AT PASCACK VALLEY WESTWOOD NJ
HACKENSACK-UMC MOUNTAINSIDE MONTCLAIR NJ
HUNTERDON MEDICAL CENTER FLEMINGTON NJ
INSPIRA MEDICAL CENTER ELMER ELMER NJ
JERSEY SHORE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER NEPTUNE NJ
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Forty percent of the hospitals penalized this year escaped punishment in the first two years of the program, a Kaiser Health News analysis shows. Those 306 hospitals include the University of Miami Hospital in Florida, Cambridge Health Alliance in Massachusetts, the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor and Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

Nationally, hospital-acquired conditions declined by 21 percent between 2010 and 2015, according to the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, or AHRQ. The biggest reductions were for bad reactions to medicines, catheter infections and post-surgical blood clots.

Still, hospital harm remains a threat. AHRQ estimates there were 3.8 million hospital injuries last year, which translates to 115 injuries during every 1,000 patient hospital stays during that period.

Each year, at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics, including nearly a quarter million cases in hospitals. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates 23,000 people die from them.

Infection experts fear that soon patients may face new strains of germs that are resistant to all existing antibiotics. Between 20 and 50 percent of all antibiotics prescribed in hospitals are either not needed or inappropriate, studies have found. Their proliferation -- inside the hospital, in doctor's prescriptions and in farm animals sold for food -- have hastened new strains of bacteria that are resistant to many drugs.

One resistant bacteria that Medicare included into its formula for determining financial penalties for hospitals is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, which can cause pneumonia and bloodstream and skin infections. MRSA is prevalent outside of hospitals and sometimes people with it show no signs of disease. But these people can bring the germ into a hospital, where it can be spread by health care providers and be especially dangerous for older or sick patients whose immune system cannot fight the infection.

Hospitals have had some success in reducing MRSA infections, which dropped by 13 percent between 2011 and 2014, according to the CDC. AHRQ estimates there were 6,300 cases in hospitals last year.

The second bacteria measured for the penalties is Clostridium difficile, known as C. diff, a germ that can multiply in the gut and colon when patients take some antibiotics to kill off other germs. It can also spread through contaminated surfaces or hands.

While it can be treated by antibiotics, C. diff can also become so serious that some patients need to have part of their intestines surgically removed. C. diff can cause diarrhea and can be deadly for the elderly and other vulnerable patients.

C. diff has challenged infection control efforts. While hospital infections dropped 8 percent from 2008 to 2014, there was a "significant increase" in C. diff that final year, the CDC says. AHRQ estimated there were 100,000 hospital cases last year.

"The reality is we don't know how to prevent all these infections," said Dr. Louise Dembry, a professor at the Yale School of Medicine and president of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.

The Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program also factors in rates of infections from hysterectomies, colon surgeries, urinary tract catheters and central line tubes. Those infections carry the most weight in determining penalties, but the formula also takes into account the frequency of bed sores, hip fractures, blood clots and four other complications.

Specialized hospitals, such as those that treat psychiatric patients, veterans and children, are exempted from the penalties, as are hospitals with the "critical access" designation for being the only provider in an area. Of the remaining hospitals, the Affordable Care Act requires that Medicare penalize the 25 percent that perform the worst on these measures, even if they have reduced infection rates from previous years.

That inflexible quota is one objection the hospital industry has with the penalties. In addition, many hospitals complain that they are penalized because of their vigilance in detecting infections, even ones that do not cause any symptoms in patients. Academic medical centers in particular have been frequently punished.

"The HAC penalty payment program is regarded as rather arbitrary, so other than people getting upset when they incur a penalty, it is not in and of itself changing behavior," said Nancy Foster, vice president for quality and patient safety at the American Hospital Association.

Federal records show that 347 hospitals penalized last year will not have payments reduced because their performance was better than others. Those include Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore and the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.

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Over the lifetime of the penalty program, 241 hospitals have been punished in all three years, including the Cleveland Clinic; Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah; Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles; Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta; Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago; and Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston.

The penalties come as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services also launches new requirements for hospitals to ensure that the use of antibiotics is limited to cases where they are necessary and be circumspect in determining which of the drugs are most likely to work for a given infectionand. Hospitals will have to establish these antibiotic stewardship programs as a condition of receiving Medicare funding under a regulation the government drafted last summer.

Lisa McGiffert, who directs Consumers Union's Safe Patient Project, said that as a result of Medicare's penalties and other efforts, "more hospitals are thinking more about appropriate use of antibiotics." However, she said, "I think most hospitals do not have effective antibiotic stewardship programs yet."

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