JEFFERSON CITY — MU Health Care will receive a Medicare penalty this year under the Affordable Care Act that it managed to avoid last year. Meanwhile, St. Mary’s Health Center in Jefferson City has cut its penalty by nearly half.
Missouri hospitals focus reducing readmissions, post-discharge care as federal penalty kicks in
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