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Contents March / April 2018  I  Vol. 5, No. 3

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fe atures Hospitals: Operating Through Financial Pressures.............................10 Doug Ross, MD CMO, CHI St. Vincent......... 18 Hospital Inspections Reports Secret, Feds Decide......................... 22 International Medicine Q&A with Heidi Chumley, MD, MBA............................... 24 A Larger Role for Midwives...............................30 Depa rt m ent s Editor’s Desk.............................................................8 Healthcare Briefs............................................... 33

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Hospital Rounds..................................................57 Ad Index................................................................... 66

Corr es po nd ent s Director’s Desk.................................................... 44 Policy.......................................................................... 46

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Mental Health....................................................... 48 Orthopedics........................................................... 50 Medicaid...................................................................