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Great Ormond Street Hospital chasing £45MILLION from foreign patients

Great Ormond Street Hospital is chasing £45MILLION of debt from foreign patients and may have to write much of it off, shocking figures reveal Foreign patient debts risen from just over £30million in 2017 to £46million now Hospital billed international private patients a record £62.3m in 2018-19 Ambitious international expansion planned despite difficulty in getting… Read More »

New computer analytics may solve the hospital readmission puzzle, study suggests

A University of Maryland School of Medicine study suggests that a novel machine learning model developed at the University of Maryland Medical System, called the Baltimore score (or B score), may help hospitals better predict which discharged patients are likely to be readmitted. The research, led by Daniel Morgan, MD, MS, associate professor of epidemiology… Read More »

Hospital offers 'instant' six-pack abs surgery and the results are horrifying

Craving chiseled abs but not arsed heading to the gym? A hospital in Thailand is offering a ‘painless’ surgery which gives you an “instant” six-pack. A hospital in Bangkok is offering “instant” six-pack surgery for those who are too lazy to work out. Masterpiece Hospital CEO and surgeon Raweewat “Sae” Maschamadol said that they receive between 20 and 30… Read More »