Professor Horwitz Quoted in Modern Healthcare on Differences Between For-Profit and Not-For-Profit Hospitals

May 31, 2016 – Professor Jill Horwitz was quoted in Modern Healthcare on the differences between for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals and the concerns about how investor-owned chains' pricing practices may affect the communities they serve.

“When you compare similar for-profits and not-for-profits, the for-profits are much more likely to invest in profitable services and are quicker to follow the money when profitability changes,” said Professor Horwitz.  “I'm quite worried about the role for-profit medicine plays even for well-insured patients.”

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