Emory University Hospital Midtown

Emory University Hospital (EUH) and Emory University Hospital Midtown (EUHM) will lose 1 percent of Medicare payments due to high rates of preventable, hospital-acquired conditions, according to Medicare’s website. The penalty is a result of the Hospital Acquired Condition Reduction ...

Three Emory-affiliated hospitals are being fined for high rates of hospital-acquired conditions (HAC) — undesirable conditions such as infections or injuries acquired from receiving hospital treatments — under the Affordable Care Act’s Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program (HACRP) for fiscal year 2017. ...