Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - October 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-10-31 Harvard study looks at quality of hospitals across the United States 0 None
2008-10-28 Newspapers examine effect of economic downturn on prospects for candidates' health proposals 0 4
2008-10-23 Ontario Hospital Association campaign highlights importance of effective hand hygiene 0 None
2008-10-20 Junior doctors in Australia struggling to cope 0 None
2008-10-19 Cumulative spending on Medicaid benefits projected to reach $4.9 trillion over 10 years 0 None
2008-10-15 Health care questions we want to hear answered tonight 0 None
2008-10-14 New advert questions entrusting health care reform to the same people who created the banking crisis 0 None
2008-10-13 North Carolina County officials face lawsuit after denying permit to build health clinic expected to serve low-income residents 0 None
2008-10-13 More Arizona Hispanics uninsured in 2005 than whites, new census analysis finds 0 None
2008-10-13 Voters pick Obama to tackle nation's health care problems 0 None
2008-10-05 Private health plan spending growth slows in Minnesota, report finds 0 None
2008-10-05 Pennsylvania Governor revises health insurance expansion proposal 0 None
2008-10-05 Florida regulators try to determine specifics of new law that allows some adults to stay on parents' health policies up to age 30 0 None
2008-10-05 Medicare stops paying for 10 reasonably preventable medical errors 0 None
2008-10-05 Senate Finance Committee leaders raise concerns about problems in Medicare appeals office 0 None
2008-10-05 Commonwealth Fund report examines health care proposals of major Presidential candidates 0 None
2008-10-05 MedPAC hearing panelists call for residency programs to move away from hospital-centered care, toward treatment of chronic illnesses 0 None
2008-10-05 Health plans' quality of care improved in some areas in 2007, NCQA report says 0 None
2008-10-05 Vice Presidential debate includes references to health care 0 None
2008-10-05 Advocates, lawmakers push for House to pass bailout bill that includes mental parity 0 None
2008-10-05 Medical student gender and self-confidence: Females underestimate their abilities and males tend to overestimate theirs 0 None
2008-10-05 A decade of change in general practice 0 None
2008-10-02 Experts confront cancer trend: aging population, new challenges 0 None


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