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Published by Susan K. Livio on NJ.com. Former Gov. Donald DiFrancesco said Sunday he will step down at the end of the month as board chairman of New Jersey’s only public acute-care hospital, amid revelations he had promoted a friend to serve as his assistant in a “low-show” six-figure job. Gov. Chris Christie accepted DiFrancesco’s resignation as […]

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Published by Susan K. Livio on NJ.com. Gov. Chris Christie should remove Donald DiFrancesco as chairman of the board at the state-owned University Hospital, the head of an influential watchdog group says. Linda Schwimmer, president of the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute, said she is “angry” that DiFrancesco, a former governor, recommended a friend for […]

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Published on AJMC. Linda Schwimmer, president and CEO of the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute, discussed the impact of data on lowering the state’s C-section rates, which are among the highest in the country. High C-section rates have been a problem in New Jersey. How are hospitals and physicians using payment reform to address […]

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