For the first time, the federal government has released the prices that hospitals for the 100 most common inpatient procedures. The prices for a given procedure can vary by tens of thousands of dollars.
Truman Medical Center is on the front lines of health care in Kansas City. The safety-net hospital treated nearly 100,000 patients last year. But lately, hospital leaders have been trying to figure out ways to prevent people from getting sick and becoming patients in the first place. CEO John Bluford has been waging a wellness campaign, promoting better nutrition and battling junk food.
So what’s a McDonald's doing right inside a main hospital entrance?