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Security Problems Cited at Osawatomie State Hospital

Federal officials have halted Medicare payments to Osawatomie State Hospital, citing security concerns in the wake of a reported rape of a hospital employee in October. This aerial photo shows the hospital campus. (Photo by KHI News)

Security issues connected to a sexual assault are among the reasons that the Osawatomie State Hospital is out of compliance with federal regulations.  And, federal officials are withholding Medicare payments until the problems are corrected.  Jim McLean, of the KHI News Service, reports.

Read a longer version of this report on the KHI News Service website by clicking here.


Problems Persist at Osawatomie State Hospital


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