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Hospitals step up their quality control efforts (access required)

J. Robert Polk, the chief medical officer at Saint Alphonsus' Boise hospital, remembers telling patients as an intern at Vanderbilt University that it would be better all around if they kept their stay in the hospital as short as possible. "Bad things happen in the hospital," Polk said of those times, 35 years ago. While hospitals have ...

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Anne Wallace Allen is the editor of the Idaho Business Review.