You mean Obamacare really will reduce costs?

You mean Obamacare really will reduce costs?

A new study suggests oral nutritional supplements could keep patients from being readmitted to hospitals, and hospitals from paying new penalty fines set by the Affordable Care Act.

Contrary to the beliefs of some, the Affordable Care Act will not end civilization as we know it. It will, however, penalize hospitals based on readmission rates.

One in five Medicare patients is readmitted to a hospital each year at a cost of $17.5 billion, according to a release from Abbott Nutrition and Precision Health Economics. A new study suggests that oral nutritional supplements may help.

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