PBS NewsHour

After tragic mistake, rural hospital transforms itself

Clip: 03/09/2016 | 9m 18s

Since 2010, more than 50 rural hospitals have closed across the country, and hundreds more are at risk. But Hill County Memorial Hospital in Fredericksburg, Texas, is surviving -- and thriving. Prompted by a tragic medical failure seven years ago, Hill County has become one of the nation’s top hospitals and a model for others. Special correspondent Sarah Varney of Kaiser Health News reports.

Aired: 03/09/16

Rating: NR

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