Maryland hospitals will get $2.5M to work together on public health

Baltimore Business Journal

Maryland is giving out $2.5 million to hospitals that have committed to working together to improve quality and lower costs. The money is intended to encourage hospitals to establish regional partnerships through which they will collaborate on programs to address widespread health problems. Awards ranging from $200,000 to $400,000 per partnership will be paid out to each partnership’s lead hospital through their rates.