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HOUSTON | Houston heart transplant hospital could lose Medicaid funds

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston hospital that suspended its renowned heart transplant program for two weeks amid scrutiny following the deaths of two patients could lose federal Medicaid funding. The Houston Chronicle reports Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center was notified Friday that Medicare plans to halt funding to its heart transplant program in mid-August. Federal … Continue reading HOUSTON | Houston heart transplant hospital could lose Medicaid funds