Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - November 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-11-29 New report explores Medicaid's challenges in providing long-term care 0 None
2007-11-29 Health professionals worry about ethnic sensitivity 0 None
2007-11-27 The association of registered nurse staffing levels and patient outcomes 0 None
2007-11-27 Screening for dementia red flags in primary care: Is it time? 0 None
2007-11-27 Many people mistrust Britain's NHS even though it is improving, research shows 0 None
2007-11-27 Psychiatric advance directives enhance patient-doctor communication 0 None
2007-11-21 Many employers do not implement programs to improve quality and value of health benefits 0 None
2007-11-21 The science of cancer health disparities in racial/ethnic minorities and the medically underserved 0 None
2007-11-21 Rapid response teams in children's hospitals reduce risk of death, cardiac arrests 0 None
2007-11-20 World-famous heart transplant hospital given the all-clear 0 None
2007-11-19 Health care opinion leaders support public reporting of health care quality, prices 0 None
2007-11-13 UK government has reneged on its pledge to provide more flexible working in the NHS 0 None
2007-11-13 N.J. nurses are overworked 0 None
2007-11-13 Dealing with ethnic diversity in healthcare 0 None
2007-11-13 Collaboration between Eastern and Western healthcare practitioners is needed 0 None
2007-11-12 75% of Medicare beneficiaries with stand-alone prescription drug plans could face premium increases in 2008 0 None
2007-11-12 Bush asks Democrats to send military construction-VA appropriations B 0 None
2007-11-12 Paid medical leave legislation gains momentum 0 None
2007-11-12 MedPAC finds uneven quality in newer Medicare Advantage plans 0 None
2007-11-07 Online NHS programme uses traffic light system to rate patient's health 0 None
2007-11-06 Improving hospital safety rating tools 0 None
2007-11-06 CMS informs some low-income Medicare drug plan beneficiaries that their coverage could change 0 None
2007-11-06 Proposals for health care reform face many barriers 0 None
2007-11-06 Highmark, in partnership with Visa, markets new Healthcare Gift Card 0 None
2007-11-06 Group sues to obtain records on Clinton health care task force 0 None
2007-11-06 Local United Auto Workers leaders approve tentative Ford contract 0 None
2007-11-05 Raid of WellCare prompted by Medicaid fraud concerns 0 None
2007-11-05 UAW agrees on tentative contract with Ford that includes voluntary employees' beneficiary association 0 None
2007-11-05 Bipartisan measure proposed by Maryland lawmakers would include health care cuts 0 None
2007-11-05 Senator calls on President Bush to do more to improve veterans' health care 0 None
2007-11-05 World-famous Papworth heart transplant hospital in trouble 0 4
2007-11-02 Medicare lacks tools, incentives to enforce evidence-based coverage policies 0 None
2007-11-02 Medicaid pays for one-third of drug abuse hospitalizations 0 None
2007-11-01 New tool helps pharmacies cater for customers with poor health literacy 0 None


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