Health Dialogues is a special series from KQED's "The California Report" that facilitates an ongoing discussion of California health care issues that are important to the underserved: children, low-income residents, minorities, and people with disabilities to name just a few.
California Hospitals Adapt to Infection Rate Requirements
Earlier this year, California became the 28th state to require that hospitals tell the public how many people get infections while in their care. But will this reduce the number of infections, or will hospitals rather pay fines than risk losing face? Reporter: Sarah Varney