surgery http://wrkf.org en 3 Ways Obamacare Is Changing How A Hospital Cares For Patients http://wrkf.org/post/3-ways-obamacare-changing-how-hospital-cares-patients The Affordable Care Act is transforming more than health insurance. In hospitals around the country, the legislation could transform the way doctors and nurses actually care for patients.<p>Part of the law is designed to rein in the nation's exploding health care costs by creating hundreds of little experiments that test new ways for hospitals to save money.<p>One example: At Summa Akron City Hospital in Akron, Ohio, doctors are preparing for a new way of doing business.<p>Michael Firstenberg, a heart surgeon at the hospital, says there's something a little funny about the way he gets paid. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 17:07:00 +0000 editor 19306 at http://wrkf.org 3 Ways Obamacare Is Changing How A Hospital Cares For Patients