Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-12-31 Organ donation gives a new life 0 None
2009-12-31 CMS and ONC issue regulations to implement widespread adoption of EHR incentive programs 0 None
2009-12-31 Majority of physicians think EMRs can compromise patients' safety 0 5
2009-12-31 Young hunters most likely to suffer serious injuries in tree stand-related incidents than older ones 0 5
2009-12-31 Rh-negative blood supply prioritized as tri-state area braces for winter months 0 None
2009-12-31 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan includes U-M Health System in Medicare Advantage PPO plan 0 None
2009-12-31 HealthPartners programs reduce medical expenses by more than $137 million 0 None
2009-12-31 HTA acquires Smyth Professional Building in Maryland 0 None
2009-12-31 FREEDRUGCARD.US launches new Rx savings program to reduce prescription drug prices 1 None
2009-12-31 AGD Web portal offers handy tips on oral health care 0 None
2009-12-31 Medicine At Work introduces telemedicine workplace clinic program in Atlanta 0 None
2009-12-31 St.Vincent Indianapolis Hospital renews campus-wide contract for Masimo SET pulse oximetry technology 0 None
2009-12-31 Idaho Department of Insurance to review denied health insurance claims 0 None
2009-12-31 Food addiction remains largely ignored but can be easily overcome, says psychologist 0 None
2009-12-31 Maple Grove Hospital opened on schedule 0 5
2009-12-31 FLDIC completes merger and acquisition of PPIC 0 None
2009-12-30 Memorial Blood Centers selected as blood supplier for New Maple Grove Hospital 0 None
2009-12-30 CLSI and APHL announce 2010 educational teleconferences 0 None
2009-12-30 PIMS returns more than $104,000 in experience credit payments 0 None
2009-12-30 RNAO calls for entries to its 12th annual Awards for Excellence in Health-Care 0 None
2009-12-30 Popping a bottle of bubbly can be dangerous to health, says Ophthalmologist 0 None
2009-12-30 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia SDU delivers babies prenatally diagnosed with complex birth defects 0 None
2009-12-30 Tele-ICU system not linked to overall hospital mortality 0 None
2009-12-30 Current commercial EMR's better for billable events rather than care coordination 0 None
2009-12-30 Experts release recommendations to help adults bolster their cognitive health 0 None
2009-12-30 The Breema Center to host Breema Winter Intensive program 0 None
2009-12-30 Lakeshore General Hospital restricts patient visits as a result of bacterial outbreak 0 None
2009-12-30 NRG Energy signs contract to provide energy services to UMCPP 0 None
2009-12-30 FHCE provides answers to workers to fully benefit from health coverage 0 None
2009-12-30 Majority of Americans fail at keeping their New Years resolutions to lose weight and get in shape 0 None
2009-12-30 ACC files complaint against HHS Secretary in U.S. District Court 0 None
2009-12-30 Americans willing to consider significant changes in Medicare program, finds report 0 None
2009-12-30 Majority of small business owners do not support public health care option 0 None
2009-12-30 Spectranetics illegally imports unapproved medical devices, agrees to pay $5M for resolving allegations 0 None
2009-12-29 CSL Behring awards four advocacy grants to patient organizations in the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-29 JAMA: New series on caring for the aging patient 0 None
2009-12-29 "America's Wellness Challenge" campaign to motivate people to change their health habits 0 None
2009-12-29 GeckoSystems Intl. comments on's mobile robot solutions article 0 None
2009-12-29 Poland Spring Water supports Kingfield helipad construction 0 None
2009-12-29 Managing overwhelming multiple medications, Medco offers free guide for America's seniors 0 None
2009-12-29 CAMFT encourages people to focus on emotional health in 2010 0 None
2009-12-29 Employers pay close attention to health care legislation developments, according to MetLife 0 None
2009-12-29 BHS implements Greenway Medical Technologies' fully-integrated EHR solution 0 None
2009-12-29 Providence Service comments on the landmark healthcare legislation passed by the Senate 0 None
2009-12-29 Aetna and WellPoint are first national health plans to earn CORE Phase II certification 0 None
2009-12-29 ABCs for good health 0 None
2009-12-29 eHealthInsurance releases tips to provide consumers with year-end health insurance checkup 0 None
2009-12-29 Cholesterol expert offers simple resolutions and advice for staying heart healthy in New Year 0 None
2009-12-28 Genesys Health System to pay $669,413 over Medicare false claim allegations 0 5
2009-12-28 Medical treatment and evacuation during international travel 0 None
2009-12-28 Disability lawyers upgrade Social Security Disability Law website 1 None
2009-12-28 BPC supports passage of health care bill 0 5
2009-12-28 Data comparing non-group health insurance premiums of eHealth and subsidized COBRA premiums released 0 None
2009-12-28 Senate health care bill will increase patient access and help create high-wage, high-value jobs 0 None
2009-12-28 CAPG lauds passage of federal health care reform legislation 0 5
2009-12-28 DNC Chairman's statement on health care reform legislation 0 None
2009-12-28 Health care coverage expansion requires government monitoring of medical and insurance industries: Consumer Watchdog 0 None
2009-12-28 Senate's health care reform passage, a progress toward accessible health care coverage for all 1 None
2009-12-28 Flawed health care bill must be improved, says National Partnership for Women & Families 0 None
2009-12-28 New MAATS 2.0 application enables easier linkage of students and their families to the Medi-Cal program 0 None
2009-12-28 AARP supports passage of healthcare reform 0 None
2009-12-28 Family Research Council president comments on passage of the health care reform bill 0 None
2009-12-28 APA commends the U.S. Senate for its historic passage of legislation 0 None
2009-12-28 Also in Global Health news: Food shortages in Eritrea; Kenya HIV testing; aid in Malawi, Nepal; U.S. agriculture appointment 0 None
2009-12-28 APHA supports passing of healthcare reform legislation 0 None
2009-12-28 Masimo expands corporate headquarters 0 None
2009-12-28 Blog underlines link between fitness and healthcare outcomes 0 None
2009-12-28 GOP assails 'widely hated legislation' 0 None
2009-12-27 USCM felicitates U.S. Senate on passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 0 None
2009-12-27 Opinion: Food aid; HIV vaccine, microbicide research; Global Tobacco Surveillance 0 None
2009-12-27 PhRMA applauds Senate for passing health care reform 0 None
2009-12-27 AMA supports passage of Senate health care reform bill 0 None
2009-12-27 Medicare reimbursement for DXA tests restored 0 None
2009-12-27 AARP commends passing of health care reform; looks forward to improve legislation in conference committee 0 None
2009-12-27 Both Democrats and Republicans plan blitz to shape public perceptions 0 None
2009-12-27 Sen. Byrd casts vote for 'my friend' Ted Kennedy 0 None
2009-12-24 Obama says liberal critics are overlooking gains in health bill 0 None
2009-12-24 Children's Health Fund lauds Reid over release of the final Senate health care legislation 0 None
2009-12-24 National Alliance for Hispanic Health urges Congress to support passage of health insurance reform bill 0 None
2009-12-24 ANA President: Victory for advocates of meaningful health care reform 0 4
2009-12-24 Senate passage of health insurance reform bill: Speaker Nancy Pelosi issues statement 0 None
2009-12-24 Senate approves health care bill 0 None
2009-12-24 Senate bill fails the American people, says ACLJ 0 5
2009-12-24 AHIP CEO comments on passage of Senate health care reform legislation 0 5
2009-12-24 American Diabetes Association lauds passage of health reform in the Senate 0 None
2009-12-24 New series of 30-second PSAs on getting vaccinated against H1N1 flu 0 None
2009-12-24 Senate action for expanding health care coverage commended by Aetna 0 None
2009-12-24 Glendale Chamber of Commerce honors Lakeside Medical Organization 0 None
2009-12-24 Chicago Magazine names Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital's Mary Keen as one of Chicago's top doctors 0 None
2009-12-24 The George Washington University announces Telemedicine Fellowship program 0 None
2009-12-24 Health Partners receives NCQA Accreditation 0 None
2009-12-24 Calorie disclosure requirement in healthcare reform legislation ineffective and expensive, says VMI 0 None
2009-12-24 Major hospitals adopt MedeAnalytics' PAI solution to improve patient experience 0 None
2009-12-24 Continuation of federal UC benefits and health insurance assistance for Pennsylvanians 0 None
2009-12-24 ACS awarded 2009 'Best in KLAS' ranking in national healthcare survey 0 None
2009-12-24 Eclipsys acute care EMR retains its No. 2 ranking in KLAS awards 0 None
2009-12-24 "Tan Tax" will hurt middle-class women and women-owned businesses 4 5
2009-12-24 Increase in COBRA health care plan enrollment rates among subsidy-eligible employees 0 None
2009-12-24 Philadelphia Insurance Companies to offer Chiropractor's Malpractice Insurance 0 None
2009-12-24 The Concord Coalition discusses fiscal risks in health care reform 0 None
2009-12-24 Data compare CORBA premiums and non-group health insurance options in Texas 0 None
2009-12-24 Michele Obama visits Children's National Medical Center 0 None
2009-12-24 CPF, ATS and health groups launch campaign to raise awareness on lung health 0 None
2009-12-24 Oklahoma's largest health insurer redesigns web site 0 None
2009-12-24 Terri McCormick's statement on Senate healthcare reform bill 0 5
2009-12-24 Data compares non-group health insurance and COBRA premiums 0 None
2009-12-24 Growing public health threat from surge in drug-resistant strains of acinetobacter 0 None
2009-12-24 Drug companies winners of the American prescription drug debate 0 None
2009-12-24 Study evaluates anemia treatment approaches adopted by different specialists 0 None
2009-12-24 Union Bank and AHA announce new sponsorship agreement 0 None
2009-12-24 NPAF impressed with progress on health care reform 0 None
2009-12-24 FRC Action launches campaign to protest Senate health care bill 0 None
2009-12-24 National Council on Aging favors Senate health reform bill 0 None
2009-12-24 PDI awarded contract sales engagement with Top 5 pharmaceutical company 0 None
2009-12-24 Senate rejects mass importation of medicine from Canada 0 None
2009-12-24 Schumer's hunting trip with Nelson; Reid gets a hero's welcome 0 None
2009-12-24 False Claims Act allegations: Visiting Physicians Association to pay $9.5M 0 None
2009-12-24 White House does not expect conference bill before State of the Union speech 0 None
2009-12-24 Obama defends health bill in Oval Office interview 0 None
2009-12-24 Angelica partners with HSC to provide quality healthcare for Haitian community 0 None
2009-12-24 States slash budgets including cuts in health programs 0 None
2009-12-24 Opinions: Doctors in developing nations; foreign aid 0 None
2009-12-24 Lawmakers, public take aim at deal struck for Sen. Nelson 0 None
2009-12-24 VOA News examines obstetric fistula in Africa 0 None
2009-12-24 AARP calls on Senators to vote in favor of health care reform bill 0 None
2009-12-24 HHS announces additional grant programs to support health IT workforce 0 None
2009-12-24 Republicans bitter about deals, resigned about likely overhaul passage 0 None
2009-12-24 LA hospital illustrates dilemma of expensive end of life care 0 None
2009-12-23 Lawmakers brace for conference as House Liberals vow not to give in on key issues 0 None
2009-12-23 Nursing shortage awaits baby boomers 0 None
2009-12-23 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-23 Industries brace for health overhaul as Senate nears deal 0 None
2009-12-23 Health overhaul will keep insurers from dropping people after they become too expensive 0 None
2009-12-23 Costs of health overhaul may be felt before benefits accrue 0 None
2009-12-23 CBO questions democratic claims on Medicare savings 0 None
2009-12-23 Also in global health news: Sexual violence in DRC; anti-gay legislation; counterfeit drugs in Kenya 0 None
2009-12-23 An FDA 'ambiguity' means patients get unapproved devices 0 None
2009-12-23 AAAP celebrates 10-year anniversary of its California Eldercare Initiative 0 None
2009-12-23 BIO-key International's biometric identity solutions now support Windows Terminal Services and Citrix Clients 0 None
2009-12-23 SNM urges Congress to implement long-term solution for medical reimbursement rates 0 None
2009-12-23 ABBM grants certification for medical community who treats obesity and related conditions 1 None
2009-12-23 TGLN responds to CIHI report on organ donation 0 None
2009-12-23 Mediware Information Systems introduces new system interface to the U.S. Biovigilance Network 0 None
2009-12-23 New CIHI study highlights that Canada needs to retrieve more organs for transplants 0 None
2009-12-23 CEO Cancer Gold Standard accreditation for Aldagen 0 None
2009-12-23 Implications of physician-assisted suicide for people with disabilities 0 None
2009-12-23 Somnia announces Webinar Series to reduce anesthesia expenses and improve revenue and quality 0 None
2009-12-23 H.R. 3590 will drive up private health insurance costs, state NAHU and CAHU 0 None
2009-12-23 Poverty and dropout rates as important as smoking problem in the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-23 URAC announces its new Consumer Education Initiative 0 None
2009-12-23 Benefits of dispatcher-assisted bystander CPR outweigh potential injury risks 0 None
2009-12-23 US Oncology to host webinar to discover how new legislation will impact cancer care in 2010 0 None
2009-12-23 MSU researchers expand global health outreach 0 None
2009-12-23 Hispanics should consider healthy sight as a key resolution for New Year 0 None
2009-12-23 Bishops urge Congress and the Administration to fashion health care reform legislation 0 None
2009-12-23 IBM Global Financing enters into agreements with four leading EHR providers 0 None
2009-12-23 Senate health bill: A tremendous step forward for Hispanic Americans 0 None
2009-12-23 St. John Health System to pay over $13M for settling False Claims Act allegations 0 None
2009-12-23 UMHC activates Philips VISICU eICU Program to care for critically ill patients 0 None
2009-12-23 Riverside Medical Center launches new diabetes prevention program 0 None
2009-12-23 Magnetic stimulation therapy can treat depression 0 None
2009-12-23 Cardiac rehabilitation improves survival rate in heart attack patients 0 None
2009-12-23 New study identifies challenges in end-of-life care 0 None
2009-12-23 InstaMed Platform and Network product achieves CORE Phase II rules certification 0 None
2009-12-23 Macomb County Health Department announces 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccination program 0 None
2009-12-22 CompCare to provide managed behavioral health services for Universal Health Care Group members 0 None
2009-12-22 Lakeridge Health's NP wins Jerry Gerow Nurse Practitioner Award 0 None
2009-12-22 Government of Canada funds for new RMH Toronto project 0 None
2009-12-22 New study provides domestic model for low-cost, high-quality surgical care 0 None
2009-12-22 LA BioMed physician-researchers named Super Doctors in the Los Angeles Magazine 0 None
2009-12-22 GOP agrees to move up final Senate vote on health care bill to early Christmas Eve 0 None
2009-12-22 Baucus vows to have health overhaul bill to President's desk by State of the Union 0 None
2009-12-22 Obama denies that he compromised too much on health care bill 0 None
2009-12-22 Opinions: Community-based health care models; U.S. leadership in reproductive health care 0 None
2009-12-22 Ottawa Citizen examines water, sanitation in East Africa 0 None
2009-12-22 Sausage-making greases overhaul votes and fuels criticisms 0 None
2009-12-22 Also in Global Health news: HIV prevention in China; Global Fund in Philippines; drug-resistant TB; U.S. stance on anti-gay legislation 0 None
2009-12-22 MSF report names malnutrition, inadequate funds for HIV/AIDS, neglected diseases among top humanitarian crises of 2009 0 None
2009-12-22 Local leaders react to Senate health overhaul bill 0 None
2009-12-22 Disability-related problems continue to rise among older adults 0 None
2009-12-22 Lawmakers hope to combine Senate, House health reform bills quickly 0 None
2009-12-22 Senators keep health bill's Christmas Eve timeline on track 0 None
2009-12-22 How health reform might affect 'Young Invincibles' 0 None
2009-12-22 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-22 Difficult issues will remain even if Senate Democrats pass health bill 0 None
2009-12-22 Obama signs COBRA subsidy extension for laid-off workers 0 None
2009-12-22 Obama praises Senate for clearing key health care hurdle 0 None
2009-12-22 Lobbying set for a record year fueled in part by health care debate 0 None
2009-12-22 Political parties try to shape public opinion on health care 0 None
2009-12-22 Republicans blast Senate deal-making; contemplate delays 0 None
2009-12-22 Big hospitals amass cash, criticism 0 None
2009-12-22 AMA backs latest Senate bill 0 None
2009-12-22 First Edition: December 22, 2009 0 None
2009-12-22 Monarch Staffing awards new contracts for Registered Nurse Services and Psychiatric Technician Services 0 None
2009-12-22 NRF expresses disappointment at the Senate’s early morning vote on health care reform legislation 0 None
2009-12-22 Specialists On Call achieves telemedicine milestone 0 None
2009-12-22 Elysium Internet brings performance-based patient acquisition program to NYC 0 None
2009-12-22 Patients in dialysis centers demonstrated better clinical results after acquired by DaVita, study shows 0 None
2009-12-22 AARP applauds Senate for moving health care reform forward 0 None
2009-12-22 Projects In Knowledge provides support for local, national, and global organizations 0 None
2009-12-22 Prescription medication at lower costs for Oregon state agency employees 0 None
2009-12-22 Aviation-based training can improve patient safety 0 None
2009-12-22 Web-based CME courses to educate physicians on drug industry offered by FSMB Foundation 0 None
2009-12-22 New Medicare Advantage PPO plan launched by Clear One Health Plans 0 None
2009-12-22 AADA lauds indoor tanning tax in the health system reform legislation 0 3
2009-12-22 Seniors concerned over cost and coverage in 2010 Medicare enrollment plans 0 None
2009-12-22 Health care reform legislation will increase premiums for New Yorkers 0 None
2009-12-22 Cinergy Health expresses concern over Senate healthcare vote 0 None
2009-12-22 US Family Health Plan achieves 2009 member satisfaction 0 None
2009-12-22 School intervention programs may promote psychological well-being among adolescents 0 None
2009-12-22 ONE launches clinical software and business services for medical billing companies and physician groups 0 None
2009-12-22 DMC launches Dental Optimizer, a free online application connected to Microsoft HealthVault 0 5
2009-12-22 Persistent disparities exist in melanoma diagnosis 0 None
2009-12-22 Revel Consulting launches Healthcare Practice to improve healthcare quality 0 None
2009-12-22 Medical students from TCOM offer health screening for homeless 0 None
2009-12-22 Rural Health Institute receives funds to expand telemedicine in rural Alabama 0 None
2009-12-22 Amedisys recognized as top investment pick by Fortune magazine 0 None
2009-12-22 US Family Health Plan receives Dr. Lowell G. Daun Award 0 None
2009-12-22 IBM announces new Research collaboratory in Taiwan 0 None
2009-12-22 Garcia Research and Santiago ROI launch ongoing tracking service for Hispanic community 0 None
2009-12-22 HQP enters into agreement with Aetna to provide nurse care management services 0 None
2009-12-22 U.S. Senate's vote on health care reform would end costs and discriminatory insurance company practices 0 None
2009-12-22 Gilbert Hospital conducts gift-giving drive for employees and community residents 0 None
2009-12-22 CHG Healthcare Services placed among global elite corporate training programs 0 None
2009-12-22 Transport medicine service reaches agreement with paramedics' union 0 None
2009-12-22 AMA supports amended Senate health system reform bill 0 None
2009-12-22 Interactive Health Partner expands fitness tracking capabilities with Garmin running and fitness devices 0 None
2009-12-22 Eldercare Home Health says HST can raise seniors’ healthcare costs 0 None
2009-12-22 Ascent Healthcare Solutions introduces CE credit programs for sustainable healthcare solutions 0 None
2009-12-22 DR Systems announces eight new contracts with U.S. healthcare facilities 0 None
2009-12-22 Briggs Medical Service Company files lawsuit against Veridian Healthcare 0 None
2009-12-22 SBE Council: Senate health care bill continues to ignore the plight of U.S. small businesses 0 None
2009-12-22 U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group acquires four HealthForce Occupational Medicine centers in Seattle 0 None
2009-12-21 New West Physicians to provide health care services for Humana members 0 None
2009-12-21 EMSC acquires U.S. anesthesiology service providers 0 None
2009-12-21 BAE Systems signs agreement with Marathon Health to provide onsite health services 0 None
2009-12-21 Task force's role in reform bills draws scrutiny in the wake of mammography guidelines 0 None
2009-12-21 KHN column: The Senate bill saves families money 0 None
2009-12-21 Winners, losers examined in Senate health bill tax treatment, insurer regulations 0 None
2009-12-21 Technologies for optimizing medication adherence in older adults needed 0 None
2009-12-21 Senate Democrats win overnight procedural vote; move one step closer to approving health bill by Christmas 0 None
2009-12-21 Health insurance industry reports decline in net income 0 None
2009-12-21 Requirement for Americans to get insurance is central to health overhaul 0 None
2009-12-21 Reid's fight to get 60 votes dims Liberals' hopes of compromises in conference committee 0 None
2009-12-21 ValueOptions employs TriZetto’s Clinical CareAdvance application 0 None
2009-12-21 Democrats seek to regulate how insurers spend their customers' money 0 None
2009-12-21 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-21 First Edition: December 21, 2009 0 None
2009-12-21 Elysium Internet launches new Chiropractor directory 0 None
2009-12-21 MEDNAX acquires neonatal physician group in Louisiana 0 None
2009-12-21 Leicester doctor becomes President of International Federation for Emergency Medicine 0 None
2009-12-21 Manager's amendment does not alleviate Americans' problems, says FRC 0 None
2009-12-21 New Manager's amendment holds tax burdens that may raise Missouri premiums and subsidize other states 0 None
2009-12-21 FreedomWorks opposes proposed health care legislation 0 None
2009-12-21 Direct primary care amendment may offer affordable health care options for Americans 0 None
2009-12-21 Abortion compromise does not address core problem in Senate health bill, says Cardinal DiNardo 0 None
2009-12-21 Senate bill, a bad medicine and bad policy, say Medical groups 0 None
2009-12-21 FRC opposes Senator Reid's bill 2 None
2009-12-21 Statement on Senate health care reform legislation released by Karen Ignagni 0 None
2009-12-21 With deal in hand, Senate Dems proceed on health bill 0 None
2009-12-21 Nelson becomes the 60th vote as Senate Dems plod through a snowy work Saturday 0 None
2009-12-21 Final Senate health bill includes many last-minute changes 0 None
2009-12-21 Senate compromise amendment to health reform bill includes Small Business provisions 0 None
2009-12-20 How the Senate health reform deal happened 0 None
2009-12-19 XSPA Profile of SAML and XSPA Profile of XACML approved as OASIS Standards for Healthcare 0 None
2009-12-19 Data released by CIHI supports CNA's vision on nursing and health 0 None
2009-12-19 $4.2M Medicare fraud: Three Detroit-area residents plead guilty 0 None
2009-12-19 'Help is Here Express' helps uninsured and financially-struggling patients with free prescription medicines 0 None
2009-12-19 HHS Secretary releases new report highlighting health insurance reform 0 None
2009-12-19 SUPPORT tools for evidence-informed health policymaking 0 None
2009-12-19 Majority of young adults support health reform legislation, says survey 0 None
2009-12-19 Only half of eligible heart failure patients receive implantable devices 0 None
2009-12-19 Pennsylvania pro-lifers to hold vigil at Senator Casey's home until the vote for cloture 0 None
2009-12-19 GSA publication focuses on health disparities minority elders face 0 None
2009-12-19 Medica's clinic-based chronic care management program delivers promising results 0 None
2009-12-19 HHS announces $60M to address barriers in adopting health IT 0 None
2009-12-19 Latest issue of Johns Hopkins Nursing shows how nursing education has changed over the years 0 None
2009-12-19 InHealth to further understand socioeconomic impact of medical devices and diagnostics 0 None
2009-12-19 AAPS: Withdraw the healthcare reform bill 0 None
2009-12-19 Medical liability concerns lead to overprescription of antibiotics 0 4.5
2009-12-19 NPRC urges Senators to work for final passage of the health care reform bill 1 None
2009-12-19 Senate Dems face GOP delays -- and snow -- in the next days of the health overhaul debate 0 None
2009-12-18 Health care bill "compromise" proposal on abortion morally unacceptable, says Galveston-Houston Archbishop 0 None
2009-12-18 Changes needed in healthcare reform legislation to prevent senior citizens and the disabled 0 None
2009-12-18 WHO sponsors event at Copenhagen conference to highlight climate change effect on public health 0 None
2009-12-18 Canada Health Infoway reaches a PSA with Agfa HealthCare for its IMPAX 6 PACS and DI-r systems 0 None
2009-12-18 Recent releases in Global Health 0 2
2009-12-18 Opinion: Uganda anti-gay bill; Shah confirmation 1 None
2009-12-18 National Journal examines USAID administrator nominee's experience, prospects at the Agency 0 None
2009-12-18 H1N1 cases still increasing in many countries; WHO to begin shipping donated vaccines within weeks 0 None
2009-12-18 Wisconsin cuts $600 million from Medicaid budget, still faces deficit 0 None
2009-12-18 Laid-off workers may get COBRA help before Christmas 0 None
2009-12-18 Health overhaul could worsen doctor shortages 0 None
2009-12-18 VA apologizes for faulty prostate-cancer program in Pa. but denies radiation violations 1 5
2009-12-18 Roundup of health policy research and analyses 0 None
2009-12-18 Health industry revenue up 5.7 percent, some seniors head south for care 0 None
2009-12-18 The backstories of politicians scrambling on health legislation 0 None
2009-12-18 COBRA extension moves forward - in defense appropriations bill 0 None
2009-12-18 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-18 Republicans oppose military spending to delay health bill 0 None
2009-12-18 Labor leaders term Senate health bill 'inadequate' 0 None
2009-12-18 Senate health bill relies on government regulation to expand coverage 0 None
2009-12-18 White House stung by Liberal health bill backlash 0 None
2009-12-18 Senate leaders in hot pursuit of the elusive 60th vote: Ben Nelson 0 None
2009-12-18 TeamStaff awarded a five-year contract to provide nurse staffing to a military retirement facility 0 None
2009-12-18 Leerink Swann announces availability of its 2010 healthcare investment outlook report 0 None
2009-12-18 Allied Healthcare International increases its presence across London Boroughs, secures 3-year contract 0 None
2009-12-18 Congress lifts federal ban on needle exchange programs 0 None
2009-12-18 ABC News should focus more on integrity, says National Center for Public Policy Research 0 None
2009-12-18 First Edition: December 18, 2009 0 None
2009-12-18 NCD to address disability-related issues at next quarterly meeting 0 None
2009-12-18 NYSSA’s market forecast luncheon to include a focus on healthcare 0 None
2009-12-18 NHCAA, LearnSomething partner to develop a fraud, waste and abuse compliance training solution 0 None
2009-12-18 One quarter of Detroit-area Arab Americans reported personal or familial abuse since 9/11 0 5
2009-12-18 MedLink International guarantees to meet "Meaningful Use" guidelines for its EHR products 0 4
2009-12-18 SAIC receives multiple-award contract to support BUMED throughout the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-18 Government not held accountable for keeping nurses safe during SARS, Supreme Court denies appeal 0 None
2009-12-18 White paper discussing investment opportunities related to the U.S. healthcare reform released 0 None
2009-12-18 A program to reduce depression and isolation among the elderly during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-18 Three New York home health agencies to pay $24M for resolving Medicaid and Medicare fraud allegations 0 None
2009-12-18 CHA's statements on ‘Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009’ 0 None
2009-12-18 Joe Chimera, the 25th person to receive MEP Certification from PHII 0 None
2009-12-18 Medicare expenditures less for POHs compared to non-POHs, says new study 0 None
2009-12-18 Fine print of Senate health reform bill would lead to pre-emption of state patient protection laws 0 None
2009-12-18 AHF praises California Assembly members' initiative to protect state’s AIDS drug program funding 0 None
2009-12-18 Private Health Management offers health care to travelers anywhere around the world 0 5
2009-12-18 First IOF Regional Osteoporosis Meeting in the Asia Pacific region 0 None
2009-12-18 2010 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research open for nomination 0 None
2009-12-18 Medicare buy-in can provide significant savings for seniors, says 2008 CBO report 0 None
2009-12-18 New issue brief discussing importance of strengthening independent Medicare commission released 0 None
2009-12-18 Survey indicates low EMR use among U.S. physicians 0 None
2009-12-18 S.A.Y. Detroit Family Health Clinic completes one year 0 None
2009-12-18 TSI organizes clinical, research and educational programs 0 None
2009-12-18 Priority Health launches new line of wellness packages for companies 0 None
2009-12-18 LaserBand signs agreement to provide patient ID wristbands for Premier’s ASCEND members 0 1
2009-12-18 IASIS Healthcare achieves DNV accreditation 0 None
2009-12-18 Healthnostics' MedGuardian system targets the needs of hospitalists 0 None
2009-12-18 Healthcare Trust of America to acquire medical office building for $10,775,000 0 None
2009-12-18 ELH offers vision product line for North Carolina and Tennessee employers 0 None
2009-12-18 AANS and CNS oppose Senate healthcare reform 0 None
2009-12-17 Full Accreditation in Health Utilization Management awarded to DNA Direct 0 None
2009-12-17 Union issues report regarding so-called 'cadillac tax' 0 None
2009-12-17 APHS: Senate needs to move quickly on health reform and reduce death and disability in the US 0 None
2009-12-17 Sen. Nelson rejects abortion compromise 0 None
2009-12-17 Also in Global Health news: Hospital births in Guinea-Bissau; drought in E. Africa; drug-resistant malaria; U.S. response to H1N1 0 None
2009-12-17 KHN column: Losing the real health care debate 0 None
2009-12-17 HHS money targets chronic disease management for seniors 0 None
2009-12-17 PEPFAR decisions to be grounded in scientific evidence, Goosby says 0 None
2009-12-17 Report estimates how many would gain coverage under senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-17 African AIDS vaccine conference addresses future trials in Africa, lower participation rates among women 0 None
2009-12-17 Obama says government will go bankrupt without health reforms to rein in costs 0 None
2009-12-17 USAID administrator nominee to meet with Sen. Coburn 0 None
2009-12-17 Landrieu and Klobuchar announce support for health bill 0 None
2009-12-17 Medicaid woes lead to a creative solution in Utah, cuts in Kansas 0 None
2009-12-17 Obama signs $447B omnibus spending bill 0 None
2009-12-17 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-17 Senate health reform vote by Christmas in doubt as sides draw lines 0 None
2009-12-17 Reform issues in play: Selling insurance across state lines, Medicare’s doughnut hole 0 None
2009-12-17 Federal tech panel still defining electronic health records terminology 1 None
2009-12-17 Lieberman's health care move still reverberating 0 None
2009-12-17 House votes to extend COBRA benefits, delay Medicare physician pay cuts 0 None
2009-12-17 Pelosi signals openness to bill without public option, others also eye possibilities 0 None
2009-12-17 Pelosi signals openness to bill without public option but progressives chafe 0 None
2009-12-17 First Edition: December 17, 2009 0 None
2009-12-17 Obama meeting designed to boost Reid's effort to pass health bill 0 None
2009-12-17 HCC Medical Insurance Services develops business and customer relationships through social media 0 None
2009-12-17 LA dentist offers special service packages for Christmas season 0 None
2009-12-17 FRC Action hosts corporate prayer on health care overhaul bill 1 None
2009-12-17 Majority of Americans want businesses to invest in health issues 0 None
2009-12-17 New comparison of subsidized COBRA premiums and non-group health insurance premiums 0 None
2009-12-17 Health Research Institute presents top 10 issues in the upcoming year 0 None
2009-12-17 Pennsylvania's Patient Safety Advisory targets complications during pregnancy and childbirth 0 None
2009-12-17 Quantros launches new healthcare IT consulting division 0 None
2009-12-17 RehabCare Group receives approval to acquire St. Agnes Long-Term Care Hospital 0 None
2009-12-17 Healthcare sector achieves modest revenue growth in 2008 0 None
2009-12-17 HCRS awarded a contract to support AETC with medical records coding and training services 0 None
2009-12-17 Interactive conference session focuses on strengths and weaknesses of new trends in drug benefit plan design 0 None
2009-12-17 New study shows families, not doctors, raise the issue of prayer 0 None
2009-12-17 Californian children’s health shows consistent improvement, but recession can undermine gains 0 None
2009-12-17 Proposed health care legislation to set new standards in employer-based insurance system 0 None
2009-12-17 New learning collaborative for healthcare organizations 0 None
2009-12-17 ARNMD meeting examines psychological and neurological aspects of PTSDs and traumatic brain injuries 0 None
2009-12-17 CIHR experts offer suggestions for stress-free holiday 0 None
2009-12-17 National medical societies launch multi-state advertising campaign to oppose current health care bill 0 None
2009-12-17 JCTM established to advance new research toward clinical applications 0 None
2009-12-17 Flowers can uplift patients’ mood and reduce pain and anxiety 0 None
2009-12-17 Siemens Healthcare announces series of flexible financing solutions for healthcare providers 0 None
2009-12-17 Hospitals increase charity care with customized scoring solution 0 None
2009-12-17 Thermo Fisher Scientific selected as NCS biological and environmental sample repository partner 0 None
2009-12-17 $15 million federal funds for new cancer research program 0 None
2009-12-17 HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announces $27 million to help older individuals with chronic conditions 0 None
2009-12-17 ChromoCure's new Southeast Research Center to be based in Aventura, Florida 0 None
2009-12-16 Arizona State University and Mayo Clinic team up to explore metabolic syndrome 0 None
2009-12-16 The White House reject Dean's challenge to Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-16 Senate stalls amidst GOP delay maneuver 0 None
2009-12-16 Obama: Government 'will go bankrupt' without health reform 0 None
2009-12-16 Medical device makers divided over reduced tax 0 None
2009-12-16 Obama 'cautiously optimistic' on reform after meeting with Senate Democrats 0 None
2009-12-16 More details emerge about UNITAID's plan for patent pool for HIV/AIDS drugs 0 None
2009-12-16 Hospital, physician lobbyists fought Medicare buy-in proposal 0 None
2009-12-16 Major Medicare fraud crackdown in 3 states 0 None
2009-12-16 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-16 On and off Capitol Hill, politicians are taking positions on health bill 0 None
2009-12-16 Senate Democrats trying to push health reform bill ahead 0 None
2009-12-16 Reid assures Medicare Part D 'doughnut hole' will be closed 0 None
2009-12-16 Mission Health System to implement RIVA 0 None
2009-12-16 States battle budget cuts and recession 0 None
2009-12-16 Lieberman assures Democrats of his support but ties with party are fraying 0 None
2009-12-16 Business concerns focus of Obama's holiday party lobbying 0 None
2009-12-16 ACI survey: 48% of Americans oppose the Senate bill 0 None
2009-12-16 Liberals agitated by compromise, but appear to back health reform 0 None
2009-12-16 Poll: Public cooling to health reform as debate drags on 0 None
2009-12-16 Tea Party protestors rally against health bills at Capitol protest 0 None
2009-12-16 Immigrants lose lawsuit against hospital in Atlanta 0 None
2009-12-16 Amendment to allow drug importation fails in Senate 0 None
2009-12-16 Cost-effective alternative to original Medicare or Medicare supplement plan for Syracuse-area residents 0 None
2009-12-16 Thomson Reuters delivers a comprehensive HIE technology platform with analytic capabilities 0 None
2009-12-16 MDPathways and RNPathways launched to tackle healthcare recruitment and staffing issues 0 5
2009-12-16 First Edition: December 16, 2009 0 None
2009-12-16 New passing standard for the NCLEX-RN Examination 9 4
2009-12-16 HealthInsight and HealthMedia join to deliver Internet-based Digital Coaching solutions 0 None
2009-12-16 HHS to provide H1N1 response update on December 17, 2009 0 None
2009-12-16 New research building at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia receives LEED certification 0 None
2009-12-16 GlobalHealth Education & Training service established to meet growing demand in healthcare 0 5
2009-12-16 AARP says bipartisan amendment can bring down medication costs 0 None
2009-12-16 Senator discusses small business amendments in health bill 0 None
2009-12-16 Food and Health Bureau invites EOI from Hong Kong in developing private hospitals 0 None
2009-12-16 Consumer Watchdog calls for preserving state authority, ban on annual benefit limits and effective rate regulation 0 None
2009-12-16 Challenges U.S. and U.K. cancer patients face in gaining access to expensive treatments 0 None
2009-12-16 Patient who received Total Artificial Heart and dual transplant celebrates Christmas 0 None
2009-12-16 New York Times highlights shortfalls in transplant patient immunosuppressive drug coverage 0 None
2009-12-16 Thirty indicted over $61M Medicare fraud 0 None
2009-12-16 Spiritual care can improve outcomes in terminally ill cancer patients 0 None
2009-12-16 VA and Department of Defense clinical practice guidelines for mTBI 0 None
2009-12-16 Our Lady of Lourdes Health Care Services to pay U.S. $7.95M for resolving Medicare fraud allegations 0 None
2009-12-16 Pharmaceutical manufacturers controlling health reform debate, Senate disallows prescription drug import 0 None
2009-12-16 CDHPs deliver quality and accessible health coverage at lower costs 0 None
2009-12-16 Physicians support EHR use, but privacy breaches remain an issue 0 None
2009-12-16 Senate Democrats vote against tax amendment 0 None
2009-12-16 New method to improve accuracy of estimated blood loss 0 None
2009-12-16 MERI's EMS disaster training courses to be offered to paramedics and EMTs 0 None
2009-12-16 Post-surgical infections raise healthcare expenditures 0 None
2009-12-16 Prostate cancer tests promised but not delivered 0 None
2009-12-16 Health information training dispels myths and promotes health awareness 0 None
2009-12-16 Nebraska Medicare beneficiaries to make important decisions about their health coverage 0 None
2009-12-16 NREF supports new post-residency fellowship grant program 0 4
2009-12-16 CPA introduces 10 resolutions and rules to help people live healthy life 0 None
2009-12-16 University of Florida obtains stimulus grant to establish ataxia consortium 0 None
2009-12-16 MU researcher says older American women face unique barriers in healthcare 0 None
2009-12-16 TRAPPC9 as gene may be associated with intellectual disability world-wide, scientists identify 0 None
2009-12-15 Vangent to implement SSO and Context Management capability in Military Health System 0 None
2009-12-15 FDA opens third city post in Latin America 0 None
2009-12-15 Lieberman ready to support health bill without Medicare buy-in or public option 0 None
2009-12-15 Hoyer: House could pass health bill without public option 0 None
2009-12-15 Patient advocate to discuss provisions in current health bills 0 None
2009-12-15 White House report says health reform will cut cost growth 0 None
2009-12-15 U.S. questions California's CHIP program; Milwaukee schools face rising retiree health care costs 0 None
2009-12-15 News outlets check the facts and explain health care reform 0 None
2009-12-15 Increased funds lead to 'significant progress' in global malaria fight, WHO report says 0 None
2009-12-15 Wild poliovirus reaches more African countries in 2009, WHO official says 0 None
2009-12-15 A selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-15 Also in Global Health news: Drug trafficking in Kenya; violence in S. Sudan; Uganda bill; sleeping sickness 0 None
2009-12-15 Questions raised on health bills' affordability, cost savings 0 None
2009-12-15 Obama urgently pushes lawmakers to pass reform bill 0 None
2009-12-15 CALSTAR 6 recognised with the "Thermal Angel Lifesaver of the Year Award" 0 5
2009-12-15 Democrats say victorious Lieberman flip-flopped on Medicare buy-in 1 None
2009-12-15 VA struggles to provide better care for increasing numbers of younger, female veterans 0 None
2009-12-15 Contentious party politics consume health care debate 0 None
2009-12-15 Prescription drug import amendment divides Senate Democrats 0 None
2009-12-15 Kidney drug plan divides transplant and dialysis supporters 0 None
2009-12-15 After tense meeting, Dems likely to ditch Medicare buy-in plan in health bill 0 None
2009-12-15 First Edition: December 15, 2009 8 None
2009-12-15 Sierra Vista Developmental Center in Yuba City to close its doors 0 None
2009-12-15 New study shows healthcare spending is an investment rather than an expenditure 0 None
2009-12-15 Senator Arlen Specter's amendment to The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act applauded 0 5
2009-12-15 Medicare power mobility remains a viable option for beneficiaries 0 None
2009-12-15 Decline in reducing youth smoking and increase in smokeless tobacco use 0 1
2009-12-15 GBC: Most federal executives lack confidence in government on taking new roles in health care 0 None
2009-12-15 Private insurance companies are subject to federal jurisdiction, affirms Tenth Circuit 0 4
2009-12-15 Department of Health regulates home care agencies and registries in Pennsylvania 0 None
2009-12-15 Lee Enterprises cancels health coverage for retirees 0 5
2009-12-15 SNFs in Ohio make major changes in operations and services to deal with Medicaid bed tax 0 None
2009-12-15 Beneficiaries may need to pay coinsurance for orally delivered oncology drugs, says new report 0 None
2009-12-15 Opinions: Future of PEPFAR; family planning 0 None
2009-12-15 Study compares status of health care systems in U.S. and UK 0 None
2009-12-15 Hospitals to find acceptable alternatives to STERIS System 1 sterile processing system 0 None
2009-12-15 Anthem Blue Cross to receive Tri-County Commercial contract renewal award 0 None
2009-12-15 The United States Senate passes funding for teen pregnancy prevention program 0 None
2009-12-15 Utah may be forced to raise Medicaid payments for dentists; mandatory student insurance would benefit Florida 0 None
2009-12-15 Spending on health care eventually leads to economic growth increase 0 None
2009-12-15 White House asks Reid to cut deal with Lieberman, Politico reports 0 None
2009-12-15 States in money pinch turn low-income women away from free cancer screenings 0 None
2009-12-15 Senate holdouts threatening '09 health care reform bill passage 0 None
2009-12-15 HealthEast Mental Health and Addiction Services receives $800,000 charitable gift by V.K. Arrigoni Foundation 0 None
2009-12-15 Majority of dialysis patients face readmission to acute care facilities, says study 0 None
2009-12-15 The San Francisco Foundation awards $30,000 grant to Conard House 0 None
2009-12-15 Medicare actuary: Health costs would rise after overhaul 0 None
2009-12-15 Long-term care proposal raises cost, sustainability concerns 0 None
2009-12-15 New reports highlight health care costs 0 None
2009-12-15 Women's health becomes political issue in health care debate 0 None
2009-12-15 Primary care shortage affecting communities as hospitals struggle to keep up 0 None
2009-12-15 UT Southwestern Medical Center performs minimally invasive procedures for sinuses and chronic rhinosinusitis 0 None
2009-12-15 Congress must include health workforce planning body in health reform, urges AAHC 0 None
2009-12-15 KHN column: Why $75-a-day matters to caregivers 0 None
2009-12-15 Study shows elderly blacks more likely to skip medication compared to white counterparts 0 None
2009-12-15 HFA urges American Red Cross to end current labor issues over blood supply 0 None
2009-12-15 Medicare buy-in plan's cost may deter centrist lawmakers, potential customers 0 None
2009-12-14 Experts consider public option compromise, role of OPM in health bill 0 None
2009-12-14 White House: Health reform would curb cost growth 0 None
2009-12-14 Fine print raises alarms over health bill 0 None
2009-12-14 DeParle gets GOP cold shoulder on health reform 0 None
2009-12-14 Data mining by drug companies raises concern 0 None
2009-12-14 McClatchy series examines Africa's population 1 None
2009-12-14 Companies shed more light on health bill lobbying 0 None
2009-12-14 Language Line Services honored with ‘Raquel Cashman Language Access Award’ 0 None
2009-12-14 Pulse EHR receives 2011 CCHIT Comprehensive certification 0 4
2009-12-14 Grantham University adds new Health Sciences degree programs to its existing portfolio 0 None
2009-12-14 US journal identifies fundamental factors behind failed EPR projects 0 None
2009-12-14 First Edition: December 14, 2009 0 None
2009-12-14 Recipients of ‘2009 Putting Patients First grant’ program announced 0 None
2009-12-14 New technological system to help improve availability of anti-malarial drugs in Tanzania 0 None
2009-12-14 Detroit-area residents plead guilty in connection with health care fraud schemes 0 None
2009-12-14 Psychopharmacology expert calls for more mental health staffing at army bases 0 None
2009-12-14 Michigan Legislature passes new legislation for smoke-free workplaces 0 None
2009-12-14 ICON expands its European Central Laboratory in Dublin 0 5
2009-12-14 MHI launches new research program in heart failure 0 None
2009-12-14 Analysis of mortality and quality of life in ICU patients 0 None
2009-12-14 Maine-based EMHS recognized for creating system-wide culture of safety 0 None
2009-12-14 VHI introduces 2009 industry report on efficient hospitals and nursing care facilities 0 None
2009-12-14 Study finds racial disparities in breast cancer care 0 None
2009-12-14 Anthropologists create framework for measuring nutrition and health in violence-prone regions 0 None
2009-12-14 Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh officially opens HB4Life Center for caregivers 0 None
2009-12-14 MultiCare Health Systems contracts Skanska to expand Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup 0 1
2009-12-14 Physician's counsel can make a difference in reducing sudden death syndrome 1 None
2009-12-14 Senator Arlen Specter proposes new amendment to current healthcare reform bill 0 1
2009-12-14 National Vaccine Plan aims to protect Americans from vaccine-preventable illnesses 0 None
2009-12-14 Senate plan may raise costs and cut healthcare access for senior citizens, says new report 0 None
2009-12-14 UnitedHealthcare completes previously announced acquisition of Health Net 0 None
2009-12-14 Case Western Reserve University grants option to startup Thermalin Diabetes 0 None
2009-12-14 Workers and employers anxious for COBRA extension 2 None
2009-12-14 VNA of Greater Philadelphia expands its home health and specialty services in Bucks County 0 None
2009-12-14 Wellpoint stock surges as public plan struggles 0 None
2009-12-14 Some Democratic Senators raise red flag on Medicare expansion idea 0 None
2009-12-14 New Hill-Rom's Advanta 2 Bed for hospitals and home care facilities 0 None
2009-12-14 Some rural communities concerned reform provisions could hurt Medicare services 0 None
2009-12-13 Senators at odds about drug importation amendment 0 None
2009-12-13 Senate faces another working weekend as holiday target appears increasingly hard to reach 0 None
2009-12-13 Loophole in Senate bill would let insurers cap payments for costly diseases 0 None
2009-12-13 Skilled Healthcare Group acquires nursing facility in Iowa 0 None
2009-12-13 Pelosi calls House, Senate bills "75 percent compatible" 0 None
2009-12-13 Democrats struggling to find delicate balance on Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-12 Children's Healthcare of Atlanta receives $5 million multi-year gift to care for low-income children 0 None
2009-12-12 State Medicaid programs face cuts, backlog of applications 0 None
2009-12-12 UPMC Health Plan signs agreement to offer brain fitness software from Posit Science 0 3
2009-12-12 Illinois prepares to implement medical error reporting law 0 None
2009-12-12 Health reform profiles: People working in the health industry and those struggling with coverage 0 None
2009-12-12 Health policy study roundup 0 None
2009-12-11 Expansion of Medicare in health care compromise faces challenges 0 None
2009-12-11 Patients can reduce their health care costs, improve overall wellness by communicating with doctors 0 None
2009-12-11 Disabilities account for a quarter of U.S. adult health care costs 0 None
2009-12-11 wins gold at Healthcare Internet Conference and silver at W3 Awards 0 None
2009-12-11 Talk To Me Technologies to help customers get funding through Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance 0 None
2009-12-11 First Edition: December 11, 2009 1 None
2009-12-11 Prescription drug and healthcare expenditures increase for U.S. adults 0 None
2009-12-11 SCAN Health Plan Arizona named to the 2009 "Best Places to Work" list 0 None
2009-12-11 University of Maryland School of Nursing to spearhead new Center for Pain Studies 0 None
2009-12-11 State's inability to pay overdue bills leaves Illinois' seniors to fend for themselves 0 None
2009-12-11 NAA protests against abusive restraint and seclusion in schools 0 None
2009-12-11 Prescription Solutions achieves overall generic prescription drug penetration rate of 68.8 percent 0 None
2009-12-11 PharmMD raises $8.8 million in capital from The Riverside Company and FCA Ventures IV 0 None
2009-12-11 NCKUH and NHRI sponsor virology lab in Vietnam Children’s Hospital 0 None
2009-12-11 New scientific society established to promote non-animal toxicological testing methods 0 None
2009-12-11 HSMR helps identify sepsis as an area of concern for Canadian hospitals 0 None
2009-12-11 Pfizer extends its patient assistance program for unemployed and uninsured Americans 1 None
2009-12-11 New campaign urges Americans to oppose Senate restrictions on flexible spending accounts 0 None
2009-12-11 Speaker Pelosi lauds lift of ban on federal funding for syringe exchange initiatives 0 5
2009-12-11 Ten years later: Look to nurses as champions of patient safety 0 None
2009-12-11 Teamsters supports Sanders amendment to eliminate tax 0 None
2009-12-11 RetireSafe urges vote against Senator Dorgan's drug importation amendment 0 None
2009-12-11 McGraw-Hill Education's free instructional resources on H1N1 available online 0 None
2009-12-11 COA: Current health reform legislation does not address major inadequacies in Medicare reimbursement 0 None
2009-12-11 Four new H1N1 influenza vaccination clinics scheduled by Macomb County Health Department 0 None
2009-12-11 MedPAC home care cuts can harm home health agencies and impact senior Americans, says NAHC 0 None
2009-12-11 California's EWC program: Cuts alarm breast cancer survivors and advocates 0 None
2009-12-11 Perspective on HIPAA 5010 and ICD-10 testing presented by Edifecs 0 None
2009-12-11 CIGNA unveils new program to predict short-term disability 0 None
2009-12-11 Nutritional supplements to strengthen immunity and improve periodontal health 0 None
2009-12-11 Cedars-Sinai Center for Weight Loss re-accredited as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence 0 None
2009-12-11 HST Global and HMD team up to develop curriculum for FIT protocol 0 None
2009-12-11 Italy's economically disadvantaged people have higher rates of hospitalization for ACSC disorders 0 None
2009-12-11 Ethics guidelines for hand surgeons 0 None
2009-12-11 American Sentinel University offers new online healthcare degree programs for professionals 0 None
2009-12-10 FY2010 State and Foreign Ops bill expected to move on the Hill this month 0 None
2009-12-10 $6.5 million awarded to Esperanza Health Center for construction and renovation projects 0 None
2009-12-10 Financial Times analyzes global approaches to debate over family planning 0 None
2009-12-10 Pelosi: Depending on Senate, House could work part of Christmas week 0 None
2009-12-10 Psychologists can help people deal with anxiety and depression symptoms more effectively 0 5
2009-12-10 MedPAC suggests recouping overpayments to hospitals 0 None
2009-12-10 Michigan goes smoke-free 0 None
2009-12-10 Fewer Massachusetts taxpayers penalized for lacking health insurance 0 None
2009-12-10 Key Democratic Senators aren't yet committing to health bill 0 None
2009-12-10 Many questions remain on Medicare expansion proposal 0 None
2009-12-10 Medicare Advantage plans waste billions, report finds 0 None
2009-12-10 Ford may use stocks to pay for retiree health fund 0 None
2009-12-10 Hospitals, insurers oppose health bill compromise on Medicare buy-in 0 None
2009-12-10 Senate Democrats express 'guarded optimism,' wariness on public option compromise 0 None
2009-12-10 Today's opinions and editorials: Public option, Catholic Bishops, nurses, Medicare 0 None
2009-12-10 Experts begin calculating Senate health bill impact on consumers 0 None
2009-12-10 Drug importation takes center stage on Senate floor 0 None
2009-12-10 Phytel’s Proactive Patient Outreach solution to be implemented at The Iowa Clinic 0 None
2009-12-10 Differences between Senate and House health bills increase 0 None
2009-12-10 VISN 19 to deploy CliniComp’s Essentris Critical Care solution 0 None
2009-12-10 Department of Veterans Affairs renews license for QuadraMed's HIM and Revenue Cycle Management solution 0 None
2009-12-10 Health IT investments continue as security experts express concern 0 None
2009-12-10 St. Vincent's Medical Center ensures OSHA compliance with Streamline Health's workflow solution 0 None
2009-12-10 U.S. Well-Being Report for November 2009 released by Gallup and Healthways 0 None
2009-12-10 First Edition: December 10, 2006 0 None
2009-12-10 Convergence between EDC and RTSM solutions simplifies workflow management 0 None
2009-12-10 McMaster University launches first online interactive educational program on bleeding disorders 0 None
2009-12-10 $1 billion drug benefits contract to CVS Caremark: TRS urged to examine further before voting 0 None
2009-12-10 Pneumatic tube systems still going strong 0 None
2009-12-10 Gap between Medicaid and quality care spells trouble for America's elderly and disabled citizens 0 None
2009-12-10 eHealth data identifies average premiums for non-group family health insurance plans in 46 states 0 None
2009-12-10 CMHA calls to extend Employment Insurance benefits and Pharmacare program for mentally-ill patients 0 None
2009-12-10 RushCard introduces free prescription drug discount program 0 5
2009-12-10 Medicare will be broke in eight years, says CCAGW 0 None
2009-12-10 Three innovative HHS ideas to protect and improve people’s health 0 None
2009-12-10 New healthcare reform bill can undermine physician-owned hospitals, says PHA 0 None
2009-12-10 Tobacco prevention and cessation programs: States cut funding by more than 15% 1 None
2009-12-10 New survey shows doctors are more likely to report side effects through EHR system 0 None
2009-12-10 U.S. bishops: Senate vote to table Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment, a serious blow to genuine health care reform 0 None
2009-12-10 NRF welcomes Sen. Landrieu’s health care amendment 0 None
2009-12-10 Texas ranks 4th in terms of aggregate Medicaid underfunding, according to Medicaid analysis 0 None
2009-12-10 Knowledge gaps exist among physicians in diagnosis and management of food allergy 0 None
2009-12-10 Tips to help patients become more active and involved in their health care 0 None
2009-12-10 Courtney Gamston wins the inaugural 2009 Facts & Comparisons Enhancement Scholarship 0 None
2009-12-10 Ubiquitous health monitoring system can cut hospital visits and save lives 0 None
2009-12-10 AHA approves RAConciliation as RACTrac compatible product 0 None
2009-12-10 UT Southwestern Medical Center program receives HHMI grant 0 None
2009-12-10 Experts offer tips to combat health care crisis 0 None
2009-12-10 Studies raise questions about the role and responsibilities of patients on medication safety 0 None
2009-12-10 New health study reveals Ontario women less likely to receive cardiac care than men 0 None
2009-12-10 Obama Administration plans to spend $600 million to improve nation's community health centers 0 None
2009-12-10 IBM announces C$22.5 million project with the Government of Manitoba to create EHR system 0 None
2009-12-10 Small business owners unveil a package of amendments that will benefit small businesses 0 None
2009-12-10 Rise in U.S. disability health care spending, but preventive care may reduce expenditure 0 None
2009-12-09 National Heart Lung and Blood Institute of NIH awards Grand Opportunities grant to BMC 0 None
2009-12-09 WHO issues report on global tobacco use 0 None
2009-12-09 Washington Post, New York Times examine PEPFAR 0 None
2009-12-09 OPDQ adopts global vision on food and nutrition 0 None
2009-12-09 Reid to meet this afternoon with Democrats on health care reform deal 0 None
2009-12-09 Also in global health news: Illegal drug trade in E. Africa; Somalia humanitarian crisis; alcohol, IV drug use in Russia; HIV/AIDS in China; FBOs engage in HIV fight 0 None
2009-12-09 Reid continues to court moderates for health bill support 0 None
2009-12-09 Polls show stable attitudes on public option, abortion 0 None
2009-12-09 Reid says 'broad agreement' on public option, senators await details 0 None
2009-12-09 Community Memorial Health System selects Allscripts EHR and PM solution to enhance patient experience 0 None
2009-12-09 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-09 New York cuts drug reimbursements, states trim tobacco prevention funding 0 None
2009-12-09 'Hidden nuggets' on work breaks and calorie counts added to health reform legislation 0 None
2009-12-09 House staffers mull strategies to speed health bill passage 0 None
2009-12-09 Senate rejects abortion amendment, sparking new fight 0 None
2009-12-09 Despite recession, some states boosting insurance coverage 0 None
2009-12-09 Drug makers attract scrutiny over cost and ads, but may benefit from overhaul 0 None
2009-12-09 Study finds one third of American adults serves as a caregiver 0 None
2009-12-09 Aetna understated profits, overhead, lawmakers say 0 None
2009-12-09 White House announces $600 million for community health centers, medical records 0 None
2009-12-09 Medicare to pay for HIV testing 0 None
2009-12-09 UnitedHealthcare improves access to health care with DocGPS App of Apple’s iPhone 0 None
2009-12-09 BCBSNC to implement Callidus Software's Monaco Suite 0 None
2009-12-09 Joint Commission awards Primary Stroke Certification for TMCA 0 None
2009-12-09 Syclo develops a mobile field service solution in alignment with SAP CRM 0 None
2009-12-09 First Edition: December 9, 2009 0 None
2009-12-09 Home health care workers’ compensation cases discharged prior to 'order-end date' 0 None
2009-12-09 HIPAA Privacy and HIPAA Security Accreditations for MedRisk 0 None
2009-12-09 PSQIA: Ramifications for healthcare organizations 0 None
2009-12-09 Save Flexible Spending Plans praises Sen. Charles E. Schumer for filing FSA protection amendment 0 None
2009-12-09 New survey reveals expansion and safeguard of health coverage for children and parents in CHIP 0 None
2009-12-09 LCA-Vision to provide free corrective vision surgery to U.S. military veterans 5 5
2009-12-09 Insurrecta Nex: Will Catholic Bishops truly defend babies? 0 None
2009-12-09 Risk of serious injury at summer camps is low compared to other popular youth activities 0 None
2009-12-09 2009 Ward Burdick Award for UAB Director 0 None
2009-12-09 FRC: Taxpayers to foot the bill for abortion-on-demand 0 None
2009-12-09 No co-pays for patients enrolled in AstraZeneca's Medicare Part D prescription savings program 0 5
2009-12-09 Report highlights the state of oral health for children and adults in the United States 0 None
2009-12-09 New Acesis software platform improves patient safety and quality care 0 None
2009-12-09 Vestagen Technical Textiles introduces Nanotechnology-Based Healthcare Specialty Textiles 0 None
2009-12-09 Hospitals need to implement new solutions to meet the health goals of local community 0 None
2009-12-09 Medicare covers HIV screening: AHF lauds CMS 0 None
2009-12-09 MEP HG and heart experts discuss EU achievements in combating cardiovascular disease 0 None
2009-12-09 CMS to cover HIV infection screening for Medicare beneficiaries 0 None
2009-12-09 Canadians have mixed emotions about their priorities for national healthcare system, finds survey 0 None
2009-12-09 New guidelines on the management of antithrombotic agents for endoscopic procedures published 0 None
2009-12-09 Two-year program designed to enhance patient safety at public hospitals 0 None
2009-12-09 AUL Action opposes health care bill 0 None
2009-12-09 State and national medical societies join to oppose the 'Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act' 0 None
2009-12-09 Comprehensive report details the prevalence, implications, costs of caregiving and demographics of caregivers 0 None
2009-12-09 Doctors around the world join the battle against human trafficking 0 None
2009-12-09 Dr. Brian Newman to conduct two training sessions for medical professionals on Veinwave system 0 None
2009-12-09 Kennedy Krieger Institute opens new center for individuals with muscle disorders 0 None
2009-12-09 Despite rising costs of U.S. health care, quality lags in ambulatory care 0 None
2009-12-09 Riverside Medical Center offers new volunteer program to promote healing 0 None
2009-12-09 Macomb County Health Department opens new H1N1 influenza immunization clinics 0 None
2009-12-09 CPS calls for national child poverty strategy to address disparities in income and opportunities 0 None
2009-12-09 Eating Recovery Center expands inpatient and residential treatment capacity 0 None
2009-12-08 Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital receives AACVPR Innovation Award 0 None
2009-12-08 Senate Democrats continue pursuit of health care deal 0 None
2009-12-08 Reid: 'Broad agreement' reached by Senate Democrats on health bill 0 None
2009-12-08 House Democrats criticize recent increases in brand-name drug prices 0 None
2009-12-08 Swine flu news round-up 0 5
2009-12-08 Aid agencies launch $378M 2010 aid request to improve health in Zimbabwe 0 None
2009-12-08 Acesis Performance Improvement Platform provides digital performance assessment capabilities for hospitals 0 None
2009-12-08 Lieberman draws increasing ire from Democrats, Reid criticized for GOP/slavery comments 0 None
2009-12-08 Personal stories highlight how reform will affect some individuals 0 None
2009-12-08 Public option 'compromise' may rest on private insurers 0 None
2009-12-08 Utah project seeks to reduce 'overuse of health care' 0 None
2009-12-08 Senate vote on abortion amendment - a major hurdle to health bill - could occur today 0 None
2009-12-08 Liberals may trade public option for expansion of Medicare, Medicaid 1 None
2009-12-08 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-08 Drug reimportation emerges again in health debate 0 None
2009-12-08 Consumer reports details the screening tests that may be unneccesary 0 None
2009-12-08 Summa Health System to implement Agilysys' software solution suite 0 None
2009-12-08 Senate staff raise idea of taxing indoor tanning salons 0 None
2009-12-08 New report: CBO underestimates savings from health bills but economists worry savings aren't enough 0 None
2009-12-08 ADVocacy for IMmunization program receives a three-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 0 None
2009-12-08 QuantRx Biomedical launches its new flagship POC diagnostic reader device at MEDICA 2009 0 None
2009-12-08 Medicare seeks to cut hospital readmissions with 'Care Transitions' project 0 None
2009-12-08 FDA probes excessive radiation dose cases 0 None
2009-12-08 Health IT: W.Va. savings forecast; federal official foresees private-sector dominance 0 None
2009-12-08 An unexpected ally for health reform: The restaurant industry 0 None
2009-12-08 Moses Cone Health System to implement Streamline Health Solutions' enterprise technology 0 None
2009-12-08 Nightingale Informatix to provide its EMR system to Uptown Health Centre 0 None
2009-12-08 First Edition: December 8, 2009 0 None
2009-12-08 Healthways receives NCQA WHP accreditation 0 None
2009-12-08 New iPhone application to help find the top doctor 1 None
2009-12-08 TLC Gift of Sight: A new financing option for corrective eye surgery 0 None
2009-12-08 Experts attribute increased demand for nursing jobs to rise in pediatric specialty services 0 5
2009-12-08 eHealthInsurance provides comparison data on health insurance premiums 0 None
2009-12-08 Consumer Watchdog: Opponents of health reform are fear-mongering relentlessly during Senate debate 0 None
2009-12-08 Seattle-based Qualis Health selects Genuine Interactive as its interactive agency of record 0 None
2009-12-08 TAFP and RemitDATA team up to improve revenue and reimbursement trends 0 None
2009-12-08 BIOGUARD barrier gauze dressings exhibit high antiviral efficacy against H1N1 virus 0 None
2009-12-08 VisionShare to enable connectivity to the NHIN and HIEs from its secure exchange platform 0 None
2009-12-08 Catholics for Choice's statement on restriction of abortion coverage 0 None
2009-12-08 Opportunity for wireless technologies in Western Europe's e-healthcare market 0 None
2009-12-08 Beryl launches H1N1 Risk Assessment service to provide useful information about H1N1 virus 0 None
2009-12-08 LCA-GA praises Senators' support in establishing comprehensive program for lung cancer 0 None
2009-12-08 Saint Therese implements InSites Enterprise Visibility Platform 0 None
2009-12-08 Roche Diagnostics launches new customer training center in Pleasanton, California 0 5
2009-12-08 Canadians’ health and well-being can be improved by adopting certain environmental health measures 0 None
2009-12-08 'Hand Hygiene Saves Lives' encourages patients to remind healthcare staff to wash their hands 0 None
2009-12-08 Deaths from opioid use in Ontario have doubled, according to new study 0 None
2009-12-08 Group Health selects Avaya contact center solutions to improve patient service operations 0 None
2009-12-08 New pharmacology textbook released by Elsevier 0 None
2009-12-08 CDA launches Acne And Rosacea Awareness Campaigns 0 None
2009-12-08 U.S. bishops recommend the Senate to support Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment 0 None
2009-12-08 The big health reform issues bedeviling Harry Reid 0 None
2009-12-08 Workforce Alliance receives $134,790 grant to fund workforce training program 0 None
2009-12-08 Snowe becomes less prominent in health debate, McCain more partisan 0 None
2009-12-08 Small businesses recast reform role in hopes of health care cost relief 0 None
2009-12-07 States struggle with budget cuts and Medicaid funding issues 0 None
2009-12-07 Senate Democrats seek agreement on public plan alternative 0 None
2009-12-07 Nelson introduces abortion amendment to Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-07 Obama urges Senators to seize 'historic opportunity' 0 1
2009-12-07 New BI solution for the insurance industry from SAP and Wipro Technologies 0 None
2009-12-07 Senators to take on abortion this week 0 None
2009-12-07 Last-ditch public option compromise looks to federal employees' plan 0 None
2009-12-07 Investigation: Temp firms often employ incompetent nurses 0 None
2009-12-07 KHN column: The true costs of reform 0 None
2009-12-07 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-07 In New Jersey, cosmetic surgery tax raised funds far below projections 0 None
2009-12-07 Gawande: A 'hodgepodge' of pilot programs may be the right approach to cut health costs 0 None
2009-12-07 Demand for doctors in rural areas and primary care physicians increases 0 None
2009-12-07 Deals on health reform in jeopardy as support from drugmakers, senior groups is tested 0 None
2009-12-07 Black women may need different mammogram guidelines 0 None
2009-12-07 Some progress on health bill, Senators prepare for long December 0 None
2009-12-07 Advocates worried about health insurance affordability push for more subsidies 0 None
2009-12-07 Masimo SpHb monitoring technology installed at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center 0 None
2009-12-07 'Never events' - medical errors - still continue 10 years after landmark report 0 None
2009-12-07 Medicare fraud 'rampant' in Miami, spreads among different ethnic communities nationally 0 None
2009-12-07 First Edition: December 7, 2009 0 None
2009-12-07 New report shows U.S. citizens are ready to make hard choices on fiscal and economic priorities 0 None
2009-12-07 Multibillion dollar market opportunity for onsite treatment of regulated medical waste 0 None
2009-12-07 Cubicle Curtain Factory to increase awareness of its innovative hospital privacy curtains 0 None
2009-12-07 NEEBC names Amica Mutual Insurance as recipient of 2009 'Best Benefits Practice' award 0 None
2009-12-07 ICON, CMFT collaborate to develop translational medicine facilities on the MRI campus 0 None
2009-12-07 NHS teams up with international staff engagement specialists to improve patient care 0 None
2009-12-07 Early antisocial behaviours and parental factors affect various health outcomes 40 years later 0 None
2009-12-07 VAI expands to support annual research operation 0 None
2009-12-06 Deal time? Key Senate Dems meet on public option in health bill 0 None
2009-12-06 Combative health debate continues: Senate considers insurance executives' pay, cost controls 0 None
2009-12-06 Obama on Senate health bill: 'They're going to get it done' 0 None
2009-12-05 "Healthcare costs are out of control", says Tulane University School of Medicine professor 0 None
2009-12-05 Crescent Healthcare CIO selected as finalist for 'Chief Innovation Officer' Appy Award 0 None
2009-12-05 European scientists discuss strategies to strengthen the role of EU in promoting global public health 0 None
2009-12-05 New Emergency Stroke System ensures patients’ access to effective treatment 0 None
2009-12-05 Zynx Health to highlight clinical decision support for improved and quality patient care 0 None
2009-12-05 OrthoAccel Technologies announces the availability of new Continuing Education course 0 None
2009-12-05 CareTech Solutions' client -hospital websites receive eHealthcare Leadership Awards 0 5
2009-12-05 Health experts available to discuss health care reform 0 None
2009-12-05 United Country Lippard Auctioneers announces the public auction of former Kingfisher Regional Hospital 0 None
2009-12-05 First lifestyle magazine and website for nurses launched 0 None
2009-12-05 Join Sonic Foundry, Wisconsin Department of Health Services to host webinar on health information 0 None
2009-12-05 Introduction of the Endocrine Disruption Prevention Act of 2009 commended 2 None
2009-12-05 New data reveals insurance-based discrimination is more common among lower income women 0 None
2009-12-05 Health experts available to discuss national healthcare policy issues 0 None
2009-12-05 Unique project to address key healthcare reform issue to be launched 0 None
2009-12-05 Red Cross workers educate public on unfair labor conditions 0 None
2009-12-05 RetireSafe calls for the Senate to oppose the Dorgan Importation plan 0 None
2009-12-05 Findings underscore the need for additional medical student education for healthcare reform 0 None
2009-12-05 Recession continues to impact low-income families with disabled children 0 None
2009-12-05 Florida's top nonprofits receive awards for improving health care 0 None
2009-12-05 Despite positive job market trends, economy continues to face challenges 0 None
2009-12-05 Tulane University medical students talk about healthcare reform in community-based primary care practices 0 None
2009-12-05 Humana introduces senior-friendly dance pad video game at Kissimmee Guidance Center 0 None
2009-12-05 FRC announces phone call campaign to express opposition to health care reform 0 None
2009-12-05 Perspective opinion piece addressing health care reform published 0 None
2009-12-05 Forest Park Realty Partners III acquires Westmount Realty Capital's landholdings 0 None
2009-12-05 Mayo Clinic and Oxford University Press team up to publish medical reference books 0 None
2009-12-05 Iowa business researchers use efficient manufacturing principles to help contain rising health care costs 0 None
2009-12-05 ACP pleased with affordable coverage for all Americans, expresses concern regarding several provisions 0 None
2009-12-05 Call for every health insurance plan to cover Phenylketonuria 0 None
2009-12-05 Wide variation in state Medicaid and SCHIP policies determine financial burden for families 0 None
2009-12-05 Health experts available to speak about health care reform 1 None
2009-12-05 Club Red Clinic offers preventive care for women with cardiovascular risk factors 0 None
2009-12-05 Congress will not let the full SGR cuts take effect 0 None
2009-12-05 Strategic solutions for hospitals to meet Joint Commission and CMS Requirements 0 None
2009-12-05 Medithrive wins Patient's Choice Award 0 None
2009-12-05 Thirty-four urban, eight children's and three rural hospitals named 2009 Leapfrog Top Hospitals 0 None
2009-12-05 NHI to purchase Florida skilled nursing facilities from CFA for a total of $67 million 0 None
2009-12-05 Free health clinic offers preventive primary care for uninsured residents of Kansas City 0 None
2009-12-05 Health experts address treatment gap in epilepsy management at AES Annual Meeting 0 None
2009-12-05 Aetna Medicare Advantage members now have access to MidState Medical Center and Windham Hospital 0 None
2009-12-05 ISO 9001:2008 certification for Mobile Aspects 0 None
2009-12-04 Joint Commission's Accreditation for Shared Imaging 0 None
2009-12-04 Foreign Policy examines 'philanthrocapitalism' trend 0 None
2009-12-04 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2009-12-04 Senators offer cost-constainment amendment; Senate continues to discuss abortion, public option 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate rejects amendment to strip proposed Medicare cuts from Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-04 Two examples of health innovations: A new pediatric specialty and a well-wired clinic 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate bill moves forward, amendment ensures coverage for women's preventive care 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate debate expected to turn to abortion 0 None
2009-12-04 Health Policy Research Roundup 0 None
2009-12-04 Democrats stress 'doughnut hole' provisions to woo senior support for reform 0 None
2009-12-04 Democrats debate public option: Publicly with GOP, and privately among themselves 0 None
2009-12-04 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-04 Cosmetic surgery industry lobbies against the 'Botax' in Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-04 Geisinger Health System's diabetic bundling program pays dividends 0 None
2009-12-04 Surgeon General Benjamin: U.S. needs more minority doctors 0 None
2009-12-04 Public Campaign Action Fund names Sen. Richard Burr as its final 'Insurance Puppet' 0 None
2009-12-04 Some Doctors' groups breaking with AMA to oppose health bill 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate's efforts on health care being slowed by other issues 0 None
2009-12-04 Surgeon General calls for more minority doctors to join physician workforce 0 None
2009-12-04 Fact checking lawmakers' claims about health bills 0 None
2009-12-04 Watchdog group names Sen. Chuck Grassley as third 'Insurance Puppet' 0 None
2009-12-04 Campaign for legislation to protect adult film industry performers 0 None
2009-12-04 HHS Secretary highlights the benefits of health insurance reform for businesses 0 None
2009-12-04 Public Campaign Action Fund names Sen. Joe Lieberman its second 'Insurance Puppet' 0 5
2009-12-04 U.S. Court grants preliminary approval of $350M settlement in lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group 0 None
2009-12-04 Sudbury & District Public Health Unit nurses reach tentative settlement with employer 0 None
2009-12-04 2010 American Occupational Health Conference to be held in Orlando 0 None
2009-12-04 Family Research Council responds to Senate's approval of Mikulski amendment 0 None
2009-12-04 First Edition: December 4, 2009 0 None
2009-12-04 Healthcare professionals from Kaiser Permanente facilities to leave SEIU and join NUHW 1 5
2009-12-04 New Jersey hospitals fight to recover from economic downturn 0 None
2009-12-04 Long term care insurance and the home care option make it easier for Austin couple 0 None
2009-12-04 New Center for Digestive Care to care for all aspects of digestive disease 0 None
2009-12-04 Study reveals that majority of all vaccine preventable deaths occur in those 65 and older 0 None
2009-12-04 CBO analysis understates key factors contributing to increased premiums 2 None
2009-12-04 AMHN to expand network operations and relocate its offices to Burbank 0 None
2009-12-04 Study examines trends in long-term health care and utilization of associated support services 0 None
2009-12-04 International Brotherhood of Teamsters loses court injunction against American Red Cross 0 None
2009-12-04 Sculptural work of a deceased victim failed by the labyrinth of American healthcare system 0 None
2009-12-04 RNAO calls for a broader definition of workplace violence and addressal of shortcomings in Bill 168 0 None
2009-12-04 Controversy over recent breast cancer screening guidelines discussed 0 None
2009-12-04 APCER Pharma Solutions' webinar on 2010 FDA drug safety and pharmacovigilance initiatives 0 None
2009-12-04 Hospital based surgical center out performed by ambulatory surgical center in otolaryngic surgeries 0 None
2009-12-04 New survey concludes health care reform debate as a cause of stress and annoyance among Americans 0 None
2009-12-04 GetWellNetwork experiences positive momentum for its IPC solutions across major hospitals 0 None
2009-12-04 CCI patients discharged from hospitals on ventilator support fare poorly four months later, says study 0 None
2009-12-04 CDEX felicitates recipients of the 2009 ASHP Literature Award for Pharmacy Practice Research 0 None
2009-12-04 New tool may allow doctors to predict long-term survival rates of dialysis patients 0 None
2009-12-04 Duke Medicine creates DCHI to provide campus focus for health informatics 0 None
2009-12-04 Majority of Canadians living with diabetes do not receive all clinical tests from health providers 0 None
2009-12-04 AAHSA commends the Senate for passing Sen. Michael Bennet's amendment 0 None
2009-12-04 Caregivers are not choosing low cost plan option, says new study 0 None
2009-12-04 The Cancer Center at Harrington receives approval to treat its first patients 0 None
2009-12-04 Text messaging technology has important implications for public health initiatives, finds study 0 None
2009-12-04 RemedyMD launches first nationwide Pediatric Diabetes Registry 0 None
2009-12-04 Geisinger Medical Center opens new ‘Vestibular and Balance Center’ 0 None
2009-12-04 Opinions: Media coverage of HIV/AIDS; WTO and global health; G8, HIV/AIDS; stopping syringe reuse 0 None
2009-12-04 Geisinger Health System and Philips VISICU team up to launch eICU Program 0 None
2009-12-04 Malaria campaign kicks off, will coincide with 2010 World Cup Soccer 0 None
2009-12-04 Senate votes to reject Medicare cuts; Reid discusses next anticipated amendments 0 None
2009-12-03 Senate approves women's screening amendment in first health bill vote 0 None
2009-12-03 American Pain Society supports FDA drug disposal guidelines 0 2.3
2009-12-03 Also in global health news: U.S. aid to Philippines, Swaziland, Guyana; Uganda Bills; Botswana HIV/AIDS 0 None
2009-12-03 Senators prepare to debate abortion treatment in Senate bill 0 None
2009-12-03 Will 'Cadillac tax' push employers to trim health insurance costs 0 None
2009-12-03 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-03 Senate leaders say health bill amendment votes to start today 0 None
2009-12-03 Medicare cuts in Senate health bill get support from seniors' groups 0 None
2009-12-03 KHN column: Debating cost control 0 None
2009-12-03 GOP playbook highlights Senate procedural tactics 0 None
2009-12-03 Doctors' groups break ranks to oppose Senate health overhaul 0 None
2009-12-03 At House hearing, panel seeks to clarify advice on mammograms 0 None
2009-12-03 Reid still seeks common ground on public option 0 None
2009-12-03 States weigh health cuts; Mass. considers student health 'revision' 3 None
2009-12-03 GTSI named value-added reseller of the Intel Health Guide RPM solution 0 None
2009-12-03 New health IT grants to be 'models' for the nation 0 None
2009-12-03 CBO report shows hundreds of millions spent on direct marketing of drugs to consumers 0 None
2009-12-03 Cielo MedSolutions, DrFirst partner to provide a comprehensive e-prescribing solution 0 None
2009-12-03 ARC workers protest that unfair labor practices can endanger donor and blood safety issues 0 None
2009-12-03 Survey reveals majority of Americans are not taking disability insurance 0 None
2009-12-03 First Edition: December 3, 2009 0 None
2009-12-03 Most of the fatal falls in the home can be avoided with fall prevention and protection products 0 None
2009-12-03 Airgas’ home-oxygen delivery system complies with new Medicare Accreditation rules 0 None
2009-12-03 CHF: Single federal agency to coordinate all disaster case management program implementations needed 0 None
2009-12-03 Book on the most common interventional and therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures 0 None
2009-12-03 Majority of Canadians are concerned about access to high-quality primary care 0 None
2009-12-03 New study sheds light on feeding challenges faced by premature infants 0 None
2009-12-03 "Soft individual mandate" in the healthcare bills raises concern 0 None
2009-12-03 Molina Healthcare of Utah ranked among the top fifty of “America’s Best Health Insurance Plans” 0 None
2009-12-03 EU study to promote health and reduce risk-taking and self-destructive behavior in young people 0 None
2009-12-03 Majority of Americans skeptical about healthcare improvement 0 None
2009-12-03 Arizona SunView Care Center acquired by The Ensign Group 0 None
2009-12-03 Videos can help overcome communication barriers and influence patients' choices for medical care 0 None
2009-12-03 Health-care reform bills continue to benefit illegal aliens 4 5
2009-12-03 Bishop-endorsed healthcare system can undermine medical treatments and preventative measures 0 None
2009-12-03 AACR offers a compendium of best research practices to aid the FDA in regulating tobacco 0 None
2009-12-03 Care Support of America's outpatient palliative care coordination model improves the quality of life for seniors 0 None
2009-12-03 Medical research experts explore new strategies to speed up treatments for medical disorders 0 None
2009-12-03 Uninsured residents of Kansas City can now register for free health clinic 0 None
2009-12-03 Biomoda appeals N.M. congressional delegation to support Lung Cancer Mortality legislation 0 None
2009-12-03 Sinai Hospital of Baltimore launches Diabetes Resource Center 0 None
2009-12-03 HHS Secretary announces plans to support innovative Beacon Community Program 0 None
2009-12-03 Hennepin Regional Poison Center receives AAPCC accreditation 0 5
2009-12-03 Association of Surgeons in Training affliates with International Journal of Surgery 0 None
2009-12-03 Study: Affluent people more likely to undergo bowel cancer screening than deprived counterparts 0 None
2009-12-03 LSI collaborates with United Healthcare to meet the growing demand for spinal procedures 0 None
2009-12-03 BCBSGa and Radio Disney team up to provide free vision care service for Georgia school children 0 None
2009-12-03 SJH and Pharos Innovations team up to enhance care and reduce healthcare costs 0 None
2009-12-03 U.S. unveils 5-year PEPFAR strategy 0 None
2009-12-03 Beta blockers and stress tests before non-cardiac surgeries should be avoided, according to study 0 None
2009-12-03 Widowed population experiences higher mortality rate, says study 0 None
2009-12-03 Yale researchers survey door-to-balloon times in 831 hospitals 0 None
2009-12-02 Senate debate moving slowly, Reid could extend session 0 None
2009-12-02 Leaders respond to World AIDS Day; South Africa to expand HIV treatment program 0 None
2009-12-02 Orszag: Current health bills only a first step to controlling health costs 0 None
2009-12-02 MSC's Quality Initiative Programs to be highlighted at the 2009 IHI National Forum 0 None
2009-12-02 New CareTracker Clinical Intelligence technology to be introduced in 187 health centers 0 4.8
2009-12-02 Senators consider women's insurance amendment, Medicare funding issues, with votes likely today 1 None
2009-12-02 Partisan sniping dominates Senate health debate 0 None
2009-12-02 Officials to review U.S. health-threat response systems 0 None
2009-12-02 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-02 Legal immigrants still lack care in Massachusetts; Ohio hospitals brace for new fees 0 None
2009-12-02 Democrats push for extension as dwindling COBRA subsidies are bad news for jobless 5 None
2009-12-02 Medpac examines regional differences in use of medical care 0 None
2009-12-02 World AIDS Day observed, activists decry budget cuts 0 None
2009-12-02 Butler Health System implements PatientKeeper’s Platform and Physician Portal 0 None
2009-12-02 URMC implements Allocade's artificial intelligence based solution to manage patient flow and logistics 0 None
2009-12-02 Reactions to CBO report on Senate health bill are mixed 0 None
2009-12-02 Behind-the-scenes players Daschle, Carper, Orszag help guide health debate 0 None
2009-12-02 Efforts to expand adult day care programs threatened by recession-driven cuts 0 None
2009-12-02 Minnesota's first e-Patient 0 None
2009-12-02 Health bill's lesser-known provisions could have big impact 0 None
2009-12-02 Online medical pricing takes on new importance in struggling economy 0 None
2009-12-02 Capsule launches first intelligent touch-screen platform to manage bedside device connectivity 0 None
2009-12-02 IDN Health Systems implements PHACTS' Enterprise-Wide Inventory Management Solution 0 None
2009-12-02 International AIDS Vaccine Initiative calls for redoubled efforts in vaccine development 0 None
2009-12-02 BC's Ministry of Health cuts funds for HIV and AIDS service organizations 0 None
2009-12-02 Columbia University VP testifies on medical malpractice reform 1 None
2009-12-02 Health eTouch helps to enhance communications between patients and doctors 0 None
2009-12-02 First Edition: December 2, 2009 0 None
2009-12-02 Kaiser workers face pay and healthcare benefits risk by NLRB decision 0 None
2009-12-02 Integrated eating disorders center to be launched shortly 0 2
2009-12-02 OEM's and third parties granted access to Telemis Group's PACS solutions 0 5
2009-12-02 Ege University’s surgical team completes first phase of certification training on ‘Syncardia Total Artificial Heart’ 0 None
2009-12-02 Public Campaign Action Fund names Senator McConnell its first "Insurance Puppet" 0 None
2009-12-02 Individuals in CDHPs likely to exhibit a number of cost-conscious behaviors 0 None
2009-12-02 SCIP amends perioperative temperature management guidelines by including Hotdog patient warming technology 0 None
2009-12-02 Pharmacists provide strategies to minimize disruption on common prescription drugs 0 None
2009-12-02 Infections remain a common problem in ICU patients 0 None
2009-12-02 Peab to build new hospital building in Seinäjoki, Finland 0 None
2009-12-02 Affordable Health Care Act to increase number of insured Americans by 36 million 0 None
2009-12-02 Baker College Online's new BSN degree program for registered nurses 0 None
2009-12-02 AHF protests against budget cuts to AIDS services 0 None
2009-12-02 New nursing guideline to enhance improved care for MMT clients 0 None
2009-12-02 Despite price transparency legislation in California, uninsured patients do not receive price estimates 0 None
2009-12-02 Howard Leight dispels common misconceptions associated with hearing protection 0 None
2009-12-02 New preventive screening packages for heart disease 0 None
2009-12-02 URAC accreditation ensures round the clock access to quality health care 0 None
2009-12-02 AANS and CNS join other surgical organizations to oppose 'Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act' 0 None
2009-12-02 LeapFrog Investments announces ZAR 50 million investment in AllLife 0 None
2009-12-02 CMA and Pfizer Canada team up for new online CME program for physicians 0 None
2009-12-02 ICON, Draeger to provide clinical support services for H1N1 healthcare providers 0 None
2009-12-02 Allina Hospitals selects Acuo Technologies' integrated medical imaging solution for improved patient care 0 None
2009-12-02 New direct-to-consumer laboratory testing service offers streamlined access to healthcare 0 None
2009-12-02 LEED certification for UM Clinical Research Building 0 None
2009-12-02 Universal Access and Human Rights: A central theme for World AIDS Day 2009 0 None
2009-12-02 CHG Healthcare Services implements campaign to lessen the spread of H1N1 among employees 0 None
2009-12-01 Emerging Healthcare Solutions announces their American health care initiative 0 None
2009-12-01 Music therapy can reduce pain and anxiety in hospice pateints 0 5
2009-12-01 Women's insurance amendment slated for Senate's first health bill vote 0 None
2009-12-01 Uninsured cancer patient gives human face to health care debate 0 None
2009-12-01 Swine flu cases appear to have peaked 0 None
2009-12-01 Seniors can be reluctant to switch Medicare drug plans 0 None
2009-12-01 CDEX to showcase its ValiMed MVS at the ASHP Conference 0 None
2009-12-01 Political squabbles mark opening day of Senate health debate 0 None
2009-12-01 Nationwide 'Medicare Fraud Strike Force' focuses on driving down cost 0 None
2009-12-01 With health reform, Reid faces political challenges on the Hill and at home in Nevada 0 None
2009-12-01 Medicaid funding subject of lawsuits in Massachusetts, Idaho 0 None
2009-12-01 To influence Senate health debate, lobbyists' public voices getting louder 0 None
2009-12-01 Mystery surrounds possibilities for public option compromise in Senate health bill 0 None
2009-12-01 CHS introduces the Optic onsite health care solution 0 None
2009-12-01 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-12-01 Abortion-rights group gear up for Senate debate 0 None
2009-12-01 CBO: Most Americans wouldn't see a post-reform premium cost increase 1 None
2009-12-01 Color-coded IV lines with labels to help differentiate multiple lines and avoid errors 0 None
2009-12-01 Questions circle over health reform's effect on rising costs 0 None
2009-12-01 Unemployed who are losing COBRA subsidy face dramatically higher insurance payments 4 None
2009-12-01 'Budget reconciliation' still part of health bill strategy discussions 0 None
2009-12-01 Drug risk disclosures not read due to information overload, condensed version needed 0 None
2009-12-01 Driscoll Children's Hospital implements the CAREt bedside medication administration system 0 None
2009-12-01 Toshiba launches new education plan for healthcare staff 0 None
2009-12-01 First Edition: December 1, 2009 0 None
2009-12-01 Free medications to people after heart attack will increase length of their life 0 None
2009-12-01 Guidelines for using videoconferencing for mental health services approved 0 None
2009-12-01 New analysis suggests physicians should change their diagnosis and treatment for sore throat 0 None
2009-12-01 First ever study records an average of 753 aviation-related deaths each year 0 None
2009-12-01 Study examines racial disparities in hospitalization for white and black adults with preventable conditions 0 None
2009-12-01 Health care reform bill will disrupt dental coverage of more than 441,000 Virginia children 3 None
2009-12-01 Employers strengthen their benefit programs and initiatives to improve health and productivity of workers 0 None
2009-12-01 VA expands Veteran-focused services 0 None
2009-12-01 Senate healthcare reform bill will make coverage more expensive: CBO 0 None
2009-12-01 Translational Medicine Graduate Training Program awarded $700,000 HHMI grant 0 None
2009-12-01 Women less likely than men to receive major funds for scientific research, says study 0 None
2009-12-01 NRR to be available exclusively on OvidSP online search and discovery platform to all Ovid customers 0 None
2009-12-01 Insurance customers have intentions to switch their Medicare coverage, finds study 0 None
2009-12-01 Brain monitors help avoid postop dementia from routine anesthesia over-medication 0 None
2009-12-01 White House video features Joe Biden as part of effort to push back on health reform 'misinformation' 0 None
2009-12-01 Stryker to acquire Ascent Healthcare Solutions 0 None
2009-12-01 Studies find that tackling climate change can prevent deaths worldwide; doctors launch climate change, health group 0 None
2009-12-01 Verisk Health announces the release of DxCG Risk Solutions 3.0 0 None
2009-12-01 MedBuild completes new PET/CT imaging facility for Nash General Hospital, N.C 0 None
2009-12-01 Low-income women experience significantly greater gaps in access to health care 0 None
2009-12-01 Senate health reform players prepare policy positions 0 None
2009-12-01 New Medicare advantage plans for affordable and quality health care 0 None
2009-12-01 Centura Health establishes comprehensive trauma system across its regional facilities 0 None
2009-11-30 CPR/AED education program for teens 0 None
2009-11-30 Commonwealth leaders' meeting concludes; includes discussion about health 0 None
2009-11-30 Alzheimer's Association offers tips and round the clock assistance for caregivers during holiday season 0 None
2009-11-30 Senate health debate begins, Reid warns of weekend work 0 None
2009-11-30 CBO report: Senate health proposal would raise some premium costs 0 None
2009-11-30 British First Lady highlights maternal mortality worldwide 0 None
2009-11-30 AP examines implementation of China's plan to rebuild health system 0 None
2009-11-30 Economists have mixed views on Senate health bill's cost controls 0 5
2009-11-30 Also in Global Health news: 'Positive deviance' approach to health; child malnutrition in Madagascar; Somalia's health system; weak harvests in West Africa; improving health equity 0 None
2009-11-30 South Florida Medicare fraud offers lesson for national health care reform 0 None
2009-11-30 Senate Democrats face rocky road on the way to the health reform finish line 0 None
2009-11-30 Massachusetts may require colleges to insure students; Hawaii plans to opt out of health overhaul 0 None
2009-11-30 The Senate health bill: Seven things you didn't know were in it 0 None
2009-11-30 Details of the policies inside the Senate's health overhaul bill 0 None
2009-11-30 Medical identity theft is on the rise 0 None
2009-11-30 Today's selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-30 Europe may offer lessons for health care rationing debate 0 None
2009-11-30 Pharmacists could play important role in reform 0 None
2009-11-30 Medicare prescription drug plan premiums to average 11 percent rise in 2010 0 None
2009-11-30 Law seeks to improve female veterans' health care 0 None
2009-11-30 Primers on health reform and the legislative process 0 None
2009-11-30 Exclusion of illegal immigrants will leave many Californians out of health insurance system 0 None
2009-11-30 Top Maryland hospitals worry about effects of health reform 0 None
2009-11-30 COBRA subsidy for many ends today, laid-off workers face bigger bills 0 None
2009-11-30 Acsys Interactive's recommendations to the FDA on social media in the healthcare industry 0 None
2009-11-30 First Edition: November 30, 2009 0 None
2009-11-30 Cardiac Science, eClinicalWorks announce partnership 0 None
2009-11-30 Simple measures can help in reducing peak noise levels in hospital wards, says new study 1 None
2009-11-30 Raleigh dentist to educate public about the benefits of sedation dental care 0 None
2009-11-30 Simbionix USA offers PROcedure Rehearsal Studio workshop at upcoming ICCA Meeting 0 None
2009-11-30 Mannequins help doctors-in-training improve their skills 0 None
2009-11-30 University HealthSystem Consortium signs agreement with ECRI Institute 0 None
2009-11-30 Prevalence of osteoarthritis continues to rise; OA expenses nearly 100% higher for women than men 0 None
2009-11-30 Increasing patient responsibility in medical decisions may decrease their willingness to accept risky treatment options 0 None
2009-11-30 Patients undergoing abdominal/pelvic CT unnecessarily exposed to excess radiation 0 None
2009-11-30 South East Trust in Northern Ireland selects Sectra RIS/PACS, an extensive healthcare IT program 0 None
2009-11-30 High levels of physical activity may damage knees and increase risk for osteoarthritis 0 None
2009-11-30 Rural beneficiaries more likely to undergo joint replacement surgeries than urban recipients 0 None
2009-11-30 MEDecision to demonstrate IHE image sharing documentation at RSNA 2009 0 4
2009-11-29 Public option expected to dominate Senate debate on health reform this week 0 None
2009-11-28 Leading mental health experts to hold conference in Vancouver 0 None
2009-11-28 USB pedometers offer accountability and accuracy for health and wellness programs 0 None
2009-11-28 Philips Electronics to showcase its new range of healthcare imaging and informatics solutions at RSNA meeting 0 None
2009-11-28 Ontario government announces funding for seven additional NP-led clinics 0 5
2009-11-27 Eight new nurse practitioner-led clinics to be opened across Ontario 1 1
2009-11-27 ACT Foundation achieves milestone: More than one million students trained in CPR Program 0 5
2009-11-27 Many amendments to massive Senate health bill expected 0 None
2009-11-27 Dems face huge challenge in reconciling abortion language in House, Senate health bills 0 None
2009-11-27 Combination of CPR and AED saves boy's life 0 None
2009-11-27 Free HIV testing service for Liverpool residents on World AIDS Day 2009 0 5
2009-11-27 CIHI study shows number of practicing physicians in Canada has increased by 8% 1 None
2009-11-26 Melvin R. Kaplan to be honored for his lifetime devotion to the care of patients 0 None
2009-11-26 GE Healthcare, MTL partner to manufacture diagnostic imaging products in Russia 0 None
2009-11-26 Comparable indicators on long-term care 0 None
2009-11-26 BodyLogicMD opens 13 new bioidentical hormone specialty practices in 2009 0 None
2009-11-26 Hospital germ check strategies adaptable for homes 0 None
2009-11-26 Senior doctors unite together to address health effects of climate change 0 None
2009-11-26 LCA-GA issues 4th Annual Report Card on Lung Cancer 0 1
2009-11-26 Aetna Better Health teams up with Hartford student to highlight the importance of diabetes and health literacy 0 None
2009-11-26 Key findings show significant links between health and wellbeing of NHS staff 0 None
2009-11-26 LogistiCare receives notice of award to provide Medicaid non-emergency transportation services 0 None
2009-11-26 AAFP EHR User Satisfaction Survey ranks Praxis EMR top in essential categories 0 None
2009-11-26 Strategies to reduce greenhouse gases benefit human health, show new studies 0 None
2009-11-26 Preventative care program to educate and seek affordable health care for people with bipolar disorder 0 None
2009-11-26 PULSE urges Government of Ontario to introduce CPR course for school students 0 None
2009-11-26 White House advisers: Senate reform bill controls health costs 0 None
2009-11-26 Prevent Health Care Fraud Act of 2009: American Association for Homecare endorses bill 0 5
2009-11-26 Potentially dangerous needlestick injuries often go unreported 0 None
2009-11-26 Parent mentors can help in reducing asthma complications in minority children 0 None
2009-11-26 VA and Kaiser Permanente launch pilot program to improve care and services for Veterans 0 5
2009-11-25 Patients may not benefit from e-samples of prescription drugs, says UW 0 5
2009-11-25 Cinergy Health concerned about unemployed Americans' health insurance 0 None
2009-11-25 Global Fund approves 'in principle' $47M grant for reducing spread of HIV among MSM, transgender in South Asia 0 None
2009-11-25 Kansas City to host nation's largest free health clinic for uninsured people 0 None
2009-11-25 Obama issues joint statement with Indian Prime Minister Singh, includes health, agriculture collaboration 0 None
2009-11-25 WHO investigates cases of H1N1 drug resistance in U.S., Britain 0 None
2009-11-25 Agfa HealthCare establishes a healthcare technology institute in Canada 0 None
2009-11-25 Senators away for holiday continue health debate at home 0 None
2009-11-25 Massachusetts lawsuit on part-timers and health care, Utahns satisfied with insurance 0 None
2009-11-25 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-25 Lobbyists – including some surprise players – keep the heat on health legislation 0 None
2009-11-25 Experts call for greater crackdown on Medicare fraud 0 None
2009-11-25 Data miners can inform drug companies of doctors' prescribing habits 0 None
2009-11-25 Health reform financing ideas watered down, questions remain on premiums, taxes 0 None
2009-11-25 Health companies' momentum may cut right through reform savings 0 None
2009-11-25 7 tips on cutting medical bills 0 None
2009-11-25 Fact checks examine various health care reform claims 0 None
2009-11-25 Senate Health Committee likely to hold hearing on new mammogram guidelines 0 None
2009-11-25 Merge Healthcare, Insite One expand their contract to provide a universal viewing solution for archiving services 0 None
2009-11-25 Medical fees surprise patients, bankruptcy plagues others 0 None
2009-11-25 A two-door clinic segregates patients based on how they pay 0 None
2009-11-25 KHN column: Don't rationalize busting the budget -- start over 0 None
2009-11-25 Senators push for COBRA benefit extension 0 None
2009-11-25 AARP calls for Idaho's members of Congress to support real health care reform 0 None
2009-11-25 Healthways and Physicians Health Choice agree to provide SilverSneakers Fitness Program 0 None
2009-11-25 Smoothie Factory supports Chronic Disease Fund’s mission with holiday fundraising program 0 None
2009-11-25 Study: On-call radiology residents accurately interpret most emergency neuroradiology CT scans 0 None
2009-11-25 Journal policies call for authors to disclose COIs for improved transparency 0 None
2009-11-25 Results of impact of 2010 CMS Physician Fee Schedule survey released 0 None
2009-11-25 The offers over 1,400 health and beauty products 0 None
2009-11-25 Vicor Technologies announces implementation of ASP distribution model in cardiology practice 0 None
2009-11-25 Great Lakes Health Plan rated among Top 20 Medicaid health plans 1 None
2009-11-25 HKI's Shawn Baker honored for groundbreaking research on malnutrition 0 None
2009-11-25 Medical negligence: $22.3M for loss of left leg 0 None
2009-11-25 Evidence-based clinical research should not be influenced by political considerations, says ACP 0 None
2009-11-25 SBI urges Congress to exclude the USPSTF guidelines from health care legislation 0 None
2009-11-25 Congress brings oral health into conversation to improve nation's overall health 0 None
2009-11-25 IQWiG calls for mandatory registration and publication of all clinical trial results 0 None
2009-11-25 Anthem members in Bangor and Presque Isle can now visit their physician without leaving home 0 None
2009-11-25 MedLink International announces its participation in Health Information Technology Extension Program 0 None
2009-11-25 Study finds no significant difference in hospital angioplasty volume and death rates in patients with myocardial infarction 0 None
2009-11-25 Pharmaceutical Institute introduces comprehensive series of e-courses on hospital marketplace 0 None
2009-11-25 Guardian Life Insurance Company of America continues its present coverage guidelines for mammography screenings 0 None
2009-11-25 Involving family members in medical rounds can improve standard of care, says new study 0 None
2009-11-25 $80 million grants may soon be available to support health information technology workforce 0 None
2009-11-25 Strategies to manage holiday stress 0 None
2009-11-25 Canadians with chronic neck and back pain now have access to top spinal care 0 3.3
2009-11-25 BK Medical, MedAssets Supply Chain Systems sign new product agreement 0 None
2009-11-24 Current, older generation is more prone to hip and pelvic fractures 0 None
2009-11-24 ADA and Temple University team up to improve oral health in underserved communities 0 None
2009-11-24 News outlets examine sanitation in Ethiopia, Liberia 0 3
2009-11-24 IPS examines next year's UNGASS on MDGs, improvements in maternal health 0 None
2009-11-24 Hospital officials report job cuts, concern about possible effects of reform 0 None
2009-11-24 Public ponders fairness of 'Cadillac' tax, affordability issues 0 None
2009-11-24 Senate personalities shape, debate health reform bill 0 None
2009-11-24 Also in Global Health news: Home HIV treatment; voluntary testing in Kenya; women/HIV scorecard; Global Fund Zimbabwe grant; contraceptives in Tanzania 0 None
2009-11-24 Senate Democrats brace for heavy health reform work 0 None
2009-11-24 Medical advances abound while surgeons report concerns about medical errors 0 3
2009-11-24 HIV peaked in 1996, according to the United Nations 0 None
2009-11-24 KHN column: Answers from Iowa 0 None
2009-11-24 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-24 Ad audit: Congress' former fiscal expert attacks health overhaul effort 0 None
2009-11-24 Insurers under fire for denials of care, inadequate coverage 0 None
2009-11-24 New Medicare rules on home-oxygen affect patients, businesses 0 None
2009-11-24 Groups on both sides of abortion issue revived in Senate reform fight 0 None
2009-11-24 Poll: Women in their 40's will still get mammograms, despite new guidelines 0 None
2009-11-24 National certification for interpreters initiated to ensure accurate communication and prevention of medical errors 0 5
2009-11-24 VHA to participate in U.S. DOE's Hospital Energy Alliance initiative 0 None
2009-11-24 National Alliance for Hispanic Health to support Hispanic students interested in STEM fields 0 None
2009-11-24 Americans with hepatitis C are at increased risk of developing liver cancer, says NVHR 0 None
2009-11-24 Hallmark Insights to provide incentive rewards for TriZetto’s Value-Based Benefits Solution 0 None
2009-11-24 ProVation EHR and MD software to be implemented at North Shore Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Centers 0 None
2009-11-24 C.A.R.E. Clinic in New Orleans attended by over 1000 patients 0 None
2009-11-24 Premier Purchasing Partners announces new agreements for flooring carpet and resilient 0 None
2009-11-24 Health reform bill: 10 key positive and negative consumer protection provisions 3 2.3
2009-11-24 Healthcare organizations select McKesson’s cardiovascular information system for workflow efficiency 0 None
2009-11-24 CareBot home care robot real world evaluation trials show satisfactory results during first week: GeckoSystems 0 None
2009-11-24 Cmed opens its second US office in Durham 0 None
2009-11-24 Pain assessment and management may improve patient outcomes and lead to shorter ICU stays 0 None
2009-11-24 Emergency dental solutions can ease pain and discomfort, according to survey 0 None
2009-11-24 New study suggests financial incentives can affect the provision of patient-centered care 0 None
2009-11-24 Reports highlighting the benefits of health insurance reform released 0 None
2009-11-24 GMC’s AICU nurses honored with Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence 1 None
2009-11-24 Medical center leaders celebrate BRTI's 25th anniversary 0 5
2009-11-24 2009-10 AACP Student Community Engaged Service Award announced 0 None
2009-11-24 ACMG encourages everyone to gather family health history information on National Family History Day 0 None
2009-11-24 Kaiser Permanente has the top-ranked Medicare health plan in the United States 0 None
2009-11-24 RetireSafe urges America's seniors to protest the massive cuts to Medicare 0 None
2009-11-24 Tips to redress health insurance plan problems 0 None
2009-11-24 Team-based care and medical homes may improve chronic disease management 0 5
2009-11-24 SJH Regional Medical Center implements Omnicell 14.0 with Anywhere RN software solution 0 None
2009-11-24 MRSA making its way into hospitals, says study 0 None
2009-11-24 LFAGW celebrates 35th anniversary 0 None
2009-11-24 Healthland to participate in upcoming HIMSS conferences 0 None
2009-11-24 Eight nonprofit organizations receive Humana Foundation Economic Response Grants 0 None
2009-11-24 $5 million donation for Southampton Hospital to fund a new Emergency Department 0 None
2009-11-24 NIGMS invests $42.3 million in "Grand Opportunities" grant 0 None
2009-11-24 Burnout and depression may contribute to major medical errors, says new study 0 None
2009-11-24 USC University Hospital receives Heart Transplant Excellence Award 0 None
2009-11-24 GMC named in the 2009 Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals Cardiovascular Benchmarks for Success list 1 None
2009-11-24 Health Heritage: New website for maintaining family's health history 0 None
2009-11-24 Medicare cuts in cardiovascular services will lead to reduced access to imaging tests, reveals survey 0 None
2009-11-24 A 'home far away from home' for medical students 0 None
2009-11-24 Geisinger Health System is one among six healthcare organizations in U.S. invited to join Med-IC 0 None
2009-11-24 DTCA linked with increased Medicaid pharmacy expenditures 0 None
2009-11-24 Press Ganey releases 'Patient Perspectives on American Health Care' report 0 None
2009-11-24 Urban sprawl causes delay in ambulances reaching their destinations in the United States 0 None
2009-11-24 79% of children who lacked usual source of health care had an unmet need, reveals survey 0 None
2009-11-24 Eating disorder: Tips to manage holiday anxieties 0 None
2009-11-23 Antiviral therapy for hepatitis C appears to be declining in the U.S.; lack of diagnosis is primary barrier to treatment 0 None
2009-11-23 HSA blows the whistle on the cuts to health services 0 None
2009-11-23 Opinion: China forced abortions; U.S. work in Africa; foreign aid; Uganda legislation 0 None
2009-11-23 Cascade Healthcare Community goes live with Accenx Exchange solution 0 None
2009-11-23 New blog on health information technology 0 None
2009-11-23 New York Times magazine examines needle-exchange programs 0 None
2009-11-23 Alleged HIPAA violations by CVS Caremark, again 0 5
2009-11-23 Guideline controversy: 'Politics is always intruding into the world of breast cancer' 0 None
2009-11-23 Doctor shortage issue heats up with reform efforts 0 None
2009-11-23 KHN column: Getting the bugs out of health reform 0 None
2009-11-23 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-23 ARAMARK Healthcare Canada earns RCO's Waste Minimization Gold Award in Communications 0 None
2009-11-23 '60 Minutes' on end-of-life health spending: 'Is there a better way?' 0 None
2009-11-23 Public opinion has changed since Clinton tried health care reform 0 None
2009-11-23 Senate Democratic leaders look for public option compromise to win moderates 0 None
2009-11-23 Lobbying is up as health industry examines impact of reform proposals 0 None
2009-11-23 Health debate bears down on senators 0 None
2009-11-23 Hatch, other conservatives argue individual mandate is unconstitutional 0 None
2009-11-23 Error-plagued Los Angeles hospital cuts deal to reopen 0 None
2009-11-23 Administration seeks to distance reform effort from cancer screening fallout 0 None
2009-11-23 Cerner connects to its associates, clients globally through AT&T Telepresence Solution 0 None
2009-11-23 Study finds depressed or burned out surgeons more likely to commit major error on the job 0 None
2009-11-23 Cook Medical unveils its uterine manipulator/injectors at 38th Global Congress of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 0 None
2009-11-23 CDEX' ValiMed MVS and ID2 Meth Scanner placed on ABMI GSA Contract Schedule 0 None
2009-11-23 Senators prepare for upcoming health reform battles 0 None
2009-11-23 GOP strikes back on Senate health vote 0 None
2009-11-23 Digital divide appears between hospitals that treat the rich and poor 0 None
2009-11-23 Eclipsys reaches milestone: 50 millionth order entered into its EHR system 0 None
2009-11-23 AMCP awards Health Net Federal Services for its education and communication materials 0 None
2009-11-23 Texas Court dismisses all claims against Merck in VIOXX-related lawsuit 0 None
2009-11-23 Verizon launches telehealth services 0 None
2009-11-23 First Edition: November 23, 2009 0 None
2009-11-23 Renal transplant nurses can play a key role in enhancing patients' quality of life 0 None
2009-11-23 UT Southwestern Medical Center receives NIH funds for asthma research 0 None
2009-11-23 Congressman Chaka Fattah's statement on the Affordable Health Care legislation vote 0 None
2009-11-23 DNC Chairman applauds Senators for commencing debate on health insurance reform bill 0 None
2009-11-23 HIV infected scope for TEE procedure, patient sues St. Vincent's Hospital 0 None
2009-11-23 OMA praises health care workers for their hard work and dedication during flu season 0 None
2009-11-23 UK survey reveals the importance of cancer information services 0 None
2009-11-23 AUL Action opposes anti-life health care bill 0 None
2009-11-23 ASTMH symposium illustrates the need to generate new medicines for infectious diseases 0 None
2009-11-23 AARP hosts educational forum to address nation's health care system 0 None
2009-11-23 Americans United for Life Action responds to pro-abortion vote in Senate health care bill 0 None
2009-11-23 Senators vote to advance elective abortion bill 0 None
2009-11-23 Combination therapy improves survival rates of patients with head and neck cancer 0 None
2009-11-23 Real-time CPR feedback effective in EMS systems with well-trained rescuers 0 None
2009-11-22 Senate health reform bill passes first key floor test 0 None
2009-11-22 On the health bill, Senate Democratic leaders finally hit number 60 0 None
2009-11-22 Despite Senate health care victory, Democrats face bumpy road ahead 0 None
2009-11-21 UAB performs complicated eye reconstruction surgery 0 None
2009-11-21 2,074 pages of health care reform: call for simpler communication 0 None
2009-11-21 ENTA opens new medical offices in Edison and Old Bridge 0 None
2009-11-21 HKI to raise over $700,000 for the SickKids Global Child Health Program 0 None
2009-11-21 NADP: Americans with family dental coverage can keep their current dental plan 0 None
2009-11-21 AANS and CNS oppose the “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” 0 None
2009-11-21 Tax hikes in Reid-Obama healthcare bill can affect families with special needs children 0 None
2009-11-21 Cosmetic tax unfairly targets women, says New Jersey plastic surgeon 0 None
2009-11-21 Senate health care bill an "enormous disappointment": U.S. bishops 0 None
2009-11-21 Three in four Americans need long term health care, says health insurance expert 0 None
2009-11-21 Compliance directive issued to protect health care workers from 2009 H1N1 influenza A virus 0 None
2009-11-21 MiCAFE program supports seniors with food and medical assistance 0 None
2009-11-21 Three health care organizations implement interconnected EHR system 0 None
2009-11-21 Current health care reform proposal will not effect the needed changes: Business Roundtable 0 None
2009-11-21 RNAO honored with Minister's Award of Excellence 0 None
2009-11-21 MedLink International to provide MedLink TotalOffice EHR as SaaS 0 None
2009-11-21 New health-reform bill violates Americans' health-insurance choices and privacy, says IHF 0 None
2009-11-21 Climate change to have a profound impact on global public health 0 None
2009-11-21 Delaware Physicians Care selected as one of the top 25 Medicaid Plans for the second consecutive year 0 None
2009-11-21 MCHCP offers Mercy Health Plans options to its members 0 None
2009-11-21 PhRMA reaffirms its commitment to support the health reform 0 None
2009-11-21 Publication serves as a guide to build productive partnerships and overcome global health challenges 0 None
2009-11-21 American Academy of Actuaries urge Senators to strengthen individual mandate in the health reform bill 0 None
2009-11-21 AHHE and NHCCH launch social media campaign 0 None
2009-11-21 ESC and EASD organize Joint Scientific Forum in China to address optimal treatment strategies for diabetes 0 None
2009-11-21 Health care bill: LAHP warns of higher premiums and reduced benefits 0 None
2009-11-21 CWA disappointed by Senate health care bill 0 None
2009-11-21 First nationwide human immunology registry for infectious disease research 0 None
2009-11-20 The American Legion applauds the Senate for the passage of Caregiver bill 0 None
2009-11-20 Senate health care reform bill disappointing: National Retail Federation 1 2
2009-11-20 5% tax on cosmetic surgery opposed by AAFPRS 0 None
2009-11-20 Nelson says he'll vote to allow debate, others still up in the air 0 None
2009-11-20 Lancet examines Uganda's child-health volunteers 0 None
2009-11-20 Evidence does not connect H1N1 vaccine to patient deaths, WHO says 0 None
2009-11-20 Plastic surgeons cry foul over Senate health bill's cosmetic surgery tax 0 None
2009-11-20 Lawmakers at health reform crossroads 0 None
2009-11-20 It's Saturday night for Senate test vote on health reform 0 None
2009-11-20 Spending to treat obesity's health effects will quadruple in next decade 0 None
2009-11-20 Guidelines on cancer screenings spark debate 0 None
2009-11-20 White House and Bishops at odds over abortion 0 None
2009-11-20 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-20 Poll: Majority of Americans support medical malpractice reform 0 None
2009-11-20 Policy flashpoints fuel reform debate 0 None
2009-11-20 California issues strict rules for health professionals with addiction problems 0 None
2009-11-20 Tax provisions in Senate health bill draw scrutiny 0 None
2009-11-20 House moves to block doctors' Medicare pay cuts 0 None
2009-11-20 'Botax' on cosmetic surgery questioned 0 None
2009-11-20 Olbermann ties free clinics to health reform 0 None
2009-11-20 GOP and industry groups quick to decry Senate health bill 0 None
2009-11-20 Health policy research roundup 0 None
2009-11-20 Advisen's webinar to discuss the current state of MMSEA regulations and enforcement 0 None
2009-11-20 Publication sheds light on challenges in management of systemic innovation 0 None
2009-11-20 NHLBI-supported research shares new strategies on hypertension, heart defect and air pollution 0 None
2009-11-20 Medical Marijuana completes taping of its Educational Seminar series 0 None
2009-11-20 Sen. Patrick Leahy to vote to end the health bill filibuster on Saturday 0 None
2009-11-20 Twenty-five design teams compete in Brown School of Engineering Elevator Pitch Contest 0 None
2009-11-20 NMA: New USPSTF recommendations on breast cancer screenings could result in higher death rates 0 None
2009-11-20 Medicare physician payment system will ensure seniors' access to quality care, says Pelosi 0 None
2009-11-20 Harry Reid unveils health care bill, which includes pro-abortion language 0 None
2009-11-20 Increased computerization in U.S. hospitals hasn't made them cheaper or more efficient, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-20 PIPC commends CER language inclusion in health care reform bill 0 None
2009-11-20 All Americans should have guaranteed access to affordable coverage: AHIP 0 None
2009-11-20 New Senate version of health care reform with government funding for elective abortion introduced 0 None
2009-11-20 New algorithm for de-identifying health information 0 None
2009-11-20 NHI completes $28.25 million purchase/leaseback transaction with Bickford Senior Living and its affiliates 0 None
2009-11-20 Advocacy groups team up to offer personalized education about clinical trials for lung cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-20 Restricting access to flexible spending accounts is a disappointment: Save Flexible Spending Plans 0 None
2009-11-20 Six outstanding contributors to health and medical research industry recognised 0 None
2009-11-20 Emphasizing racial disparities increases health news coverage, says new study 0 None
2009-11-20 TGen Drug Development and IPC collaborate to speed up research discoveries for cancer patients 0 None
2009-11-20 WSNA highlights serious concerns about safety of nurses and patients during H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2009-11-20 New research studies seek to improve diagnosis and treatment for emphysema and other lung diseases 0 None
2009-11-20 H1N1: Bridging the knowledge gap 0 None
2009-11-20 NORD letter conveys support for passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 0 None
2009-11-20 New program to address mental health issues of youth and children 0 None
2009-11-20 ONI reports successful execution of MRI platform to GE Healthcare 0 None
2009-11-20 Individualized decision between woman and her provider is the best choice for mammograms 0 None
2009-11-20 Two million enroll in Medicaid during first half of 2009 0 None
2009-11-19 Experts available to discuss health effects of abuse and domestic violence 0 None
2009-11-19 CWRU School of Medicine receives grant to fund a Public Health Practice Based Research Network 0 None
2009-11-19 Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for Eating Recovery Center 0 None
2009-11-19 Health organizations commend Alberta government for passage of bill to sue tobacco companies 0 None
2009-11-19 IVF FLORIDA and Springstone to provide new financing options for fertility treatments 0 4.5
2009-11-19 UNFPA report highlights relationship between family planning, women's health and climate change 0 None
2009-11-19 Health care spending in Canada expected to reach $183.1 billion in 2009: CIHI 0 None
2009-11-19 Reid says Senate will hold first health bill vote on Saturday 0 None
2009-11-19 $10 million grant to help enroll uninsured, eligible American Indian and Alaska Native children in CHIP 0 None
2009-11-19 Senate health bill's abortion language triggers mixed reactions 0 None
2009-11-19 Family planning drive launched during conference in Uganda 0 None
2009-11-19 Also in Global Health News: HIV/AIDS grant giving; Africa's water resources; sex workers in Malawi 0 None
2009-11-19 UnitedHealthcare receives Business Insurance magazine’s Readers Choice Award 0 None
2009-11-19 Senate health bill released, another step toward Democratic-backed reforms 0 None
2009-11-19 Aware to introduce its new AccuRad ImageShare Platform at the 2009 RSNA meeting 0 None
2009-11-19 Reid tries to balance many interests in Senate health bill 0 4
2009-11-19 CBO: Senate health bill would reduce deficit $130 billion over a decade 0 None
2009-11-19 Insurers say they won't alter mammogram coverage despite new guidelines 0 None
2009-11-19 Daschle still making voice heard on health care 0 None
2009-11-19 A look at how key provisions compare in the House and Senate bills 0 None
2009-11-19 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-19 Senate bill draws immediate reactions from GOP, interest groups 0 None
2009-11-19 Democrats' continue efforts to win over moderates 0 None
2009-11-19 Senate leaders consider timeline for health bill votes 0 None
2009-11-19 Kansas pilot program to use electronic medical records to coordinate care 0 None
2009-11-19 White House backing Medicare 'doc fix' bill 0 None
2009-11-19 Lawmakers call for inquiry into pharmaceutical company price hikes 0 None
2009-11-19 Dicom Systems' latest API improves the Teleradiology network experience for healthcare professionals 0 None
2009-11-19 VCU-RAA treatment protocol nearly doubles pre-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation and survival rates 0 None
2009-11-19 Medtronic introduces imaging and visualization service for endovascular specialists 0 None
2009-11-19 The Community Hospice sets up social community site to raise awareness on hospice care 0 None
2009-11-19 PA: First in nation to release statewide data on autism 0 None
2009-11-19 First Edition: November 19, 2009 0 None
2009-11-19 Political commitment to include health care coverage for smoking cessation needed 0 None
2009-11-19 HealthGrades identifies top-rated hospital organ-transplantation centers 0 None
2009-11-19 IASLC staging classification: A new approach to evaluate and treat lung cancers 0 None
2009-11-19 Southern District of Florida Health Care Fraud Team receives the 2009 Excellence in Public Awareness Award 0 None
2009-11-19 Workshop to address cultural diversity and ethnicity in healthcare 0 None
2009-11-19 Launch of Florida Medicaid Health Information Network to be announced 0 None
2009-11-19 Senate urged to cast an unconditional NO vote on the cloture motion to proceed to the health care bill 0 None
2009-11-19 Washington Global Health Alliance completes internal coordination study of global health 0 None
2009-11-19 NPSF supports obligatory flu vaccination for healthcare workers 0 None
2009-11-19 Molina Healthcare's Medicaid plans included in 'America’s Best Health Insurance Plans' 0 None
2009-11-19 opposes proposed new guidelines for mammograms 0 None
2009-11-19 eHealthInsurance releases six-point checklist to get the most out of Medicare coverage 0 None
2009-11-19 NHS to use IOCOM technology for its East of England telemedicine project 0 None
2009-11-19 UNGASS monitoring system provides the overall progress in the global response to HIV 0 None
2009-11-19 Six new degree programs to be offered by High-Tech Institute in Minneapolis 0 None
2009-11-19 HCCMIS redesigns its website to emphasize new social media offerings 0 None
2009-11-19 'Model' tobacco cessation program reduces smoking rate by 26% 0 None
2009-11-19 USPSTF's new guidelines for mammography: The Maurer Foundation for Breast Health Education disagrees 0 None
2009-11-19 Wendy Skonie wins Dream Maker Award for extraordinary teaching 0 None
2009-11-19 Pennsylvania physicians say demand for charitable care has increased 0 None
2009-11-19 SoloHealth and Kroger stores team up to promote eye health awareness 0 None
2009-11-19 People with negative emotions may experience more health problems 0 None
2009-11-19 Elder parents more likely to be happier with informal home care 0 None
2009-11-19 First nationwide comprehensive obesity registry for bariatrics 0 None
2009-11-19 Medicare fraud: New Jersey hospital to pay over $3.02M to resolve allegations 0 None
2009-11-19 UAB expert recommends research and evidence to interpret new mammography guidelines 0 None
2009-11-19 HTHH and Soles4Souls team up to provide athletic shoes for Tennessee children 0 None
2009-11-19 Dell's MCC solution simplifies management for IT and info access for medical professionals 0 None
2009-11-19 Publicly released report cards do not appear to improve hospitals' performance, says new study 0 None
2009-11-19 TIME Magazine journalist honored with ASTMH Communications Award 0 None
2009-11-19 New CT scanner offers quality diagnostic images and emits minimum radiation 0 None
2009-11-19 Sen. Grassley prods med schools about medical journal ghostwriting practices 0 None
2009-11-19 Ecron Acunova establishes new office in Moscow, Russia 0 None
2009-11-19 Humana to commence 'Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition' program for CMS 0 None
2009-11-19 Sebelius issues statement on mammography guidelines as GOP attacks health reform proposals 0 None
2009-11-19 Tips for staying safe and healthy during Thanksgiving holiday 0 None
2009-11-18 Tips for lessening needle anxiety 0 5
2009-11-18 Some House Democrats face questions about House bill positions; outside groups defend vulnerable 'yes' votes 1 None
2009-11-18 Senate health reform bill timeline slipping, Reid plans caucus meeting today 0 None
2009-11-18 AAHSA commends Senator Reid for including CLASS provisions in health reform bill 0 5
2009-11-18 New Senate health bill to be topic of Democrats closed-door meeting 0 None
2009-11-18 CBO says Senate reform bill to cost $849 billion and cut the deficit by $127 billion 0 None
2009-11-18 Also in Global Health news: Sleeping sickness; aid for Philippines; U.S., China in Africa; polio eradication in Afghanistan; Ethiopia famine 0 None
2009-11-18 Some small businesses are scaling back or ending health coverage 0 None
2009-11-18 Poll shows fractured public opinion; Dems claim 'widespread' support for health bills 0 None
2009-11-18 House vote on abortion amendment causes division among Democrats 0 None
2009-11-18 Senate approves budget for veterans programs 0 None
2009-11-18 Click4Care receives prestigious Healthcare IT Innovation Award 0 None
2009-11-18 Generic and brand-name drug makers face off 0 None
2009-11-18 AARP tells GOP it won't reverse support for Democrats' House health bill 0 None
2009-11-18 Study says 43 percent of Americans could be obese by 2018 — costing $344 billion annually 0 None
2009-11-18 CLASS Act, individual mandate draw new attention to health bills 0 None
2009-11-18 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-18 Seniors struggle with drug costs while Congress debates Medicare 'doughnut hole' 0 None
2009-11-18 White House reports billions lost in improper payments for Medicare, other government programs 0 None
2009-11-18 States mull how Medicaid expansion might affect budgets 0 None
2009-11-18 Tempest over new mammography guidelines affect health legislation, insurance guidelines 0 None
2009-11-18 House Medicare 'doc fix' vote likely Thursday amidst disputes about cost, role in health reform 0 None
2009-11-18 Medworxx Policy & Procedure Management System implemented at Premier Health Partners 0 None
2009-11-18 First proclamation in support of Mental Health initiative in the state of Tennessee issued 0 5
2009-11-18 MU occupational therapy professor says recovery from brain injuries can last a lifetime 0 None
2009-11-18 Cymetrix announces a partnership with Montefiore Medical Center 0 None
2009-11-18 New study explores consumers' choice in health remedies 0 None
2009-11-18 First Edition: November 18, 2009 0 None
2009-11-18 Homecare, an important part of the solution to nation's healthcare crisis 0 None
2009-11-18 Johns Hopkins program reduces need for airway surgery in hard-to-intubate patients 0 None
2009-11-18 New source of information can help prescribers and patients in understanding anticipated side effects of treatments 0 None
2009-11-18 End of life research focuses to improve psychological outlook of severely ill patients 0 None
2009-11-18 NCQA to revise landmark evaluation of medical practices to improve care quality 0 None
2009-11-18 Loyola researcher says rapid influenza diagnostic tests can present significant risk to public health 0 None
2009-11-18 Childhood obesity in Ohio: Healthy Choices for Healthy Children legislation introduced 1 None
2009-11-18 MSF's volunteer physicians receive free access to Elsevier's electronic CDS tool 0 None
2009-11-18 Tax credit legislation can pave way for affordable hearing aids 0 None
2009-11-18 HHMI announces four years' worth of funding for biomedical training program 0 None
2009-11-18 Leading advocates join together to call for passage of legislation in the House 0 None
2009-11-18 Accurate diagnostic tests required to fight against major infectious disease 0 None
2009-11-18 ViPS introduces comprehensive software solutions for health payer customers 0 None
2009-11-18 First gene expression test for coronary artery disease 0 None
2009-11-18 CTSA institutions receive NIH grants to study drug safety and efficacy in children 0 None
2009-11-18 Thomas Memorial Hospital equips itself with the latest technology from Spacelabs Healthcare 0 None
2009-11-18 Guided Care honored with 2009 Medical Economics Award for Innovation in Practice Improvement 0 None
2009-11-18 Real time location system can make hospitals more efficient and improve patient care 0 None
2009-11-18 Planning and Forecasting system for healthcare organizations 0 None
2009-11-18 FDA, Everyday Health expand public health information initiative 0 None
2009-11-18 Health, policy experts gather for 3-day conference on family planning 0 None
2009-11-17 Medtronic introduces new TSRH 3Dx Spinal System to address multiple pathologies 0 None
2009-11-17 Report calls for refocusing health spending in developing countries to save children's lives 0 None
2009-11-17 American Heart Association supports ‘Healthy Choices for Healthy Children legislation' 0 None
2009-11-17 World Heart, LaunchPoint Technologies sign license agreements 0 None
2009-11-17 GlaxoSmithKline and bioMerieux to develop predictive test for breast cancer treatments 0 None
2009-11-17 Also in global health news: Global corruption; HIV vaccine; smoking; DRC aid 0 None
2009-11-17 Dem leaders target Dec. 18; Senators offer health reform insights 0 None
2009-11-17 Medicare doctor payment "fix" could slip, jeopardizing AMA support for health reform 0 None
2009-11-17 Polls find deep divisions on health care reform, support for taxing rich 0 None
2009-11-17 Senate Democrats wait for CBO score, work to hold onto votes 0 None
2009-11-17 Effect of abortion restrictions in health bill may be less than advocates fear 0 None
2009-11-17 Technology to help elderly people stay healthy at home 0 None
2009-11-17 KHN column: Is fear of flu shifting the goal posts? 0 None
2009-11-17 White House deal with drug makers may be unraveling 0 None
2009-11-17 Today's selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-17 Business opponents of health overhaul ramp up advertising 0 None
2009-11-17 Study finds uninsured trauma patients much more likely to die in ER 0 None
2009-11-17 State health plans in Washington, Kansas face challenges 0 None
2009-11-17 As Senate debate approaches, partisans step up political high jinks 0 None
2009-11-17 Wisconsin town has highest rate of living wills, lowest cost of care 0 None
2009-11-17 Liberals push Reid to stand by public option in health bill 0 None
2009-11-17 AIDS advocates ask White House to send money south 0 None
2009-11-17 First Edition: November 17, 2009 0 None
2009-11-17 Go Travel Insurance urge gap year travellers to take out proper cover for swine flu 0 None
2009-11-17 New website for senior care from A Softer Place 0 None
2009-11-17 Most employers concerned over the ramifications of potential healthcare reform legislation: IDC study 0 None
2009-11-17 New proposal can have substantial implications on EU fertility treatment costs 0 None
2009-11-17 Healthcare reform legislation ignores obesity and unwanted pregnancies 0 None
2009-11-17 Statistical analysis for measuring the quality of life related to health 0 None
2009-11-17 Health Net’s MA product portfolio offers budget-friendly health plan choices to beneficiaries for 2010 0 None
2009-11-17 Illinois AARP members support health care reform plan 0 None
2009-11-17 U.S. again scores 'D' for premature birth rate; states take action to reduce risk factors 0 None
2009-11-17 WHO urged to establish a schedule to phase out the use of dental mercury fillings as soon as possible 0 5
2009-11-17 Employers have serious concerns about healthcare reform, indicates PSG survey 0 None
2009-11-17 USPSTF recommendations against regular mammography screening can result in unnecessary breast cancer deaths 1 None
2009-11-17 UC San Diego Medical Center to implement Allocade's On-Cue System 0 None
2009-11-17 Global financial crisis has major long-term health implications for Australia 0 None
2009-11-17 Survey reveals discrepancy between perception and reality in CPR knowledge and skill level 0 None
2009-11-17 VCU and RAA have improved resuscitation and survival rates for cardiac arrest patients 0 None
2009-11-17 Economic crisis impacts health department capacity to address rising STD rates 0 None
2009-11-17 New resuscitation program shows major improvement in patient outcome after cardiac arrest 0 5
2009-11-17 Lack of sleep can lead to devastating errors, says new study 0 4
2009-11-17 Colorado receives “D” on Premature Birth Report Card for the second consecutive year 0 None
2009-11-17 Elsevier to publish official journal of ACAAI 0 None
2009-11-17 Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions offers coverage for vaccines including H1N1 to its policyholders 0 None
2009-11-17 Meaningful legislation required to control biotech medicine cost, says PCMA 0 None
2009-11-17 CNA HealthPro presents aging services claims studies 0 None
2009-11-17 Hospitals should expand quality control guidelines to improve surgical complications in older patients 0 None
2009-11-17 Physicians still retain decision-making power over nurses in Quebec, says study 0 None
2009-11-17 HealthBarn USA showcases its integrated curricula among educators and farmers at FBEA conference 0 None
2009-11-17 New data shows obesity costs will quadruple over the next decade 0 None
2009-11-17 MobileHelp allows protected individuals to summon help from anywhere 0 4.7
2009-11-17 National health leaders collaborate to create environmentally responsible health care system 0 None
2009-11-17 Health Mason software to streamline health care claim payment process 0 None
2009-11-17 HealthTrans Access sponsors 50 disadvantaged families to free healthcare support 0 None
2009-11-17 Pet therapy can have a positive effect on patients’ physical and psychosocial well being 0 5
2009-11-17 Reorganizing the FDA could save Americans trillions of dollars over the next decade, says legal expert 0 None
2009-11-16 KHN column: Will there be a market for gov't long-term care insurance? 0 None
2009-11-16 HELP Committee chairman: Senate will work weekends on health bill 0 None
2009-11-16 Strong support from AARP members for Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-11-16 NIH grant to establish East African Center of Excellence in Health Informatics 0 None
2009-11-16 Los Angeles Times examines health care in Sierra Leone 0 None
2009-11-16 H1N1 continues to spread, despite leveling off in some regions, WHO reports 0 None
2009-11-16 CMS report: House bill will raise health care costs, affect seniors' benefits 0 None
2009-11-16 SynerMed and L.A. Care team up to launch e-consult program 0 None
2009-11-16 Federal health overhaul could force state changes 0 None
2009-11-16 States experience Medicaid changes and offer new models for reform 0 None
2009-11-16 Abortion-Rights groups mobilizing against House health bill restrictions 0 None
2009-11-16 Amid health bill delays and snags, lawmakers target issues 0 None
2009-11-16 Carefx Fusionfx and Imprivata to provide integrated clinical access solution to Johns Hopkins Health System 0 None
2009-11-16 Sentillion reaches milestone: More than 500,000 “live” caregivers use their solutions daily 0 None
2009-11-16 American Dental Partners to acquire certain non-clinical assets of Christie Dental 0 None
2009-11-16 Talend bags orders from several global healthcare customers 0 None
2009-11-16 Bravo Health to open its first Advanced Care Center in Philadelphia 0 None
2009-11-16 Benenden selects Databarracks for online backup service 0 None
2009-11-16 Eyes turn to Lieberman, Reid, Snowe as most crucial health reform players 0 None
2009-11-16 Electronic health records not yet making impact, patients turn to web for advice 0 None
2009-11-16 Health lobbying ranges from below the radar to high profile 0 None
2009-11-16 Drug makers hike prices, lobby hard as reform efforts progress 0 None
2009-11-16 Coming this week: New law to prevent discrimination based on genes 0 None
2009-11-16 Insuring immigrants a sticking point between House, Senate health reform bills 0 None
2009-11-16 Both sides puzzle over abortion amendment in House health bill 0 None
2009-11-16 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-16 2009 report: False Medicare claims cost government more than $47 billion 0 None
2009-11-16 Eclipsys’ Sunrise Patient Flow solution activated successfully at Singapore General Hospital 0 None
2009-11-16 HIRC recognizes CDPHP for offering best disease management program in upstate New York 0 None
2009-11-16 Bright Now! Dental announces the opening of Castle Dental office in Kyle 0 None
2009-11-16 Neighborhood Healthcare selects eClinicalWorks EMR and PM solution 0 None
2009-11-16 Alcohol mixed with energy drinks: Higher prevalence of sexual assault and injury in college students 0 None
2009-11-16 WhereToFindCare web site offers tips for evaluating health care facilities and providers 0 None
2009-11-16 Lack of hemophilia treatment in the developing world costing lives 0 None
2009-11-16 First Edition: October 16, 2009 0 None
2009-11-16 HealthAcheive2009 to discuss e-health, pandemic and leadership in the health care industry 0 None
2009-11-16 Spine Care Institute established by Hospital for Special Surgery 0 None
2009-11-16 HealthPartners' health plans ranked top in Minnesota 0 None
2009-11-16 Department of Health to conduct statewide clinics to administer free H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-11-16 Concuity announces the new release of ClearContracts 9.0 0 None
2009-11-16 AMA calls for swift passage of the H.R. 3961 0 None
2009-11-16 Majority Leader still aims to bring health bill to Senate floor next week 0 None
2009-11-16 Medicare open enrollment starts Sunday, premiums will rise 11 percent on average 0 None
2009-11-16 News outlets examine USAID administrator nomination 0 None
2009-11-16 Feds overlooked Medicare scam warnings, The AP reports 0 None
2009-11-16 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2009-11-16 Maternal mortality, abortion rates decline in former Soviet bloc 0 None
2009-11-16 WHO revises clinical H1N1 guidelines, sends antivirals to some hard-hit nations 0 None
2009-11-16 CMS report on House health bill: Many more insured means more, not less, spending 0 None
2009-11-16 Investing in disease prevention receives majority support among Americans 0 None
2009-11-16 CCH issues a special Briefing on employer and Medicaid-related provisions 0 None
2009-11-16 Health reform: Senate prepares for CBO estimate; GOP on attack 0 None
2009-11-16 New York Times examines impact of small, direct grants to boost development in Afghan village 0 None
2009-11-16 El Camino Hospital moves into new, technologically and seismically advanced facility 0 None
2009-11-16 First Stem Cell Education Summit launched at Sheraton Denver 0 None
2009-11-16 GeckoSystems starts in home evaluation trials for CareBot 0 None
2009-11-16 Democrats finding little common ground on abortion language in health legislation 0 None
2009-11-13 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-13 Rural thoughts on improving the health care system; plus other state news 0 None
2009-11-13 Insurer recruits employees to oppose health bills, angers consumer group 0 None
2009-11-13 Health reform: Senate facing controversies on coverage numbers, abortion language 0 None
2009-11-13 Health policy research round up - Medicare and Massachusetts 0 None
2009-11-13 GOP hopes to rally sentiment against Dems' health bills but face flap over RNC abortion coverage 0 None
2009-11-13 Doctors face image problems; patients deal with shortages, are urged to question care 0 None
2009-11-13 AMA takes on social issues, backs reform, rebuts 100-year trend 0 None
2009-11-13 Business and insurers' groups back health reform, but not all legislation 0 None
2009-11-13 Membership for leading health insurers decline for the first six months of 2009 0 None
2009-11-13 Veterans' health: Measuring the scope of mental health challenges 0 None
2009-11-13 Senate aides: Reid considering Medicare payroll tax increase on wealthy 0 None
2009-11-13 Overhaul could leave kids' hospitals strapped for cash 0 None
2009-11-13 Suggestions abound for cutting national health care costs 0 None
2009-11-13 In rural Kentucky, an unexpected take on the health debate 0 None
2009-11-13 Study of GBHN Order Set project reveals improvements in the length of stay and ordering of best practices 0 None
2009-11-13 First Edition: November 13, 2009 0 None
2009-11-13 NCLEX-RN Test Plan: A guide for registered nurses 0 5
2009-11-13 Deadline for the submission of application for third funding cycle announced 0 None
2009-11-13 Ascom Wireless Solutions to showcase its IP-based nurse call system at the Medica 2009 0 None
2009-11-13 Improved method of chest closure may set new standard of care for open-heart surgery 0 None
2009-11-13 Diabetic retinopathy on the rise; dilated eye exam can help prevent vision loss 0 None
2009-11-13 Easy and affordable genetic test from Pathway Genomics 0 None
2009-11-13 Regence BlueCross recognized as Platinum-Level Start! Fit-Friendly Company 0 None
2009-11-13 Peer-reviewed article to evaluate the financial benefit of wellness programs 0 None
2009-11-13 VIIAD Systems launches web based PPO Directory tool for the workers’ compensation marketplace 0 None
2009-11-13 "Make Our Food Safe" coalition urges Senate to enact stronger food safety laws 0 None
2009-11-13 Guide to improve recruitment, employee performance and engagement strategies in healthcare sector 0 None
2009-11-13 Health Insurer tells its employees to directly lobby U.S. Senators for weaker health reform and higher insurer profits 0 None
2009-11-13 Southeast Pain Care supports American Pain Foundation 0 None
2009-11-13 PAF receives additional funding support for serving patients with multiple myeloma 0 None
2009-11-13 People in their 60s may have more disabilities than their counterparts from prior generations 0 None
2009-11-13 Medicare Part D program exceeds expectations, majority of seniors approve their plan and coverage 0 5
2009-11-13 New survey illustrates confused state of people about how they will pay for long-term care services 0 None
2009-11-13 ADS' Medics Suite satisfies the unique needs of New Hope Foundation 0 None
2009-11-13 IBC and WebMD launch new, enhanced website to address health care needs 0 None
2009-11-13 National Data Collection Center for primary research phase of the Index launched 0 None
2009-11-13 McKesson integrates Horizon solution suite and RelayHealth to provide nationwide HIE 0 None
2009-11-13 Healthcare providers plan to make better use of healthcare information technology 0 None
2009-11-13 CaringBridge, a solution to keep patients from feeling isolated during hospital stays 0 5
2009-11-13 Quality and stress-free MRI service from Weiss Medical Associates 0 None
2009-11-13 University of Leeds and Martin House collaborate to study children’s’ palliative care data 0 None
2009-11-13 NQF releases the QDS framework for defining data necessary to measure performance in patient care 0 None
2009-11-13 New Satellite Dialysis center to serve patients affected with CKD opened 0 None
2009-11-13 RemedyMD launches first nationwide diabetes registry 0 None
2009-11-13 Idaho's U.S. Representatives oppose HR 3962: AARP disappointed 0 None
2009-11-13 Reid's option: Individuals earning more than $250,000 a year to pay a modest increase in payroll tax 0 None
2009-11-13 Suneva Medical commends Trilogy Education for conducting a two-day dermal filler training course for nurses 0 None
2009-11-13 Clinical Care Options to provide online continuing medical education in "The Oncology Portal" 0 None
2009-11-13 Adult smoking declines have stopped, says government report 0 None
2009-11-13 Key components of health care reform slow down the growth of health care costs, shows report 0 None
2009-11-13 Health-related and psychosocial characteristics are associated with elder self-neglect 0 None
2009-11-13 University of Colorado Hospital signs contract to implement Lawson enterprise applications 0 None
2009-11-13 New updated education course from PARI Respiratory Equipment 0 None
2009-11-13 Planetree and CMSA seek to improve viable, cost-effective patient-centered care 0 None
2009-11-13 CMS approves FDG PET for initial staging of cervical cancer 0 None
2009-11-13 Healthcare Innovative Solutions and MOSS collaborate to build Health Information Exchanges 0 None
2009-11-13 Mouth: A diagnostic indicator for general health 0 None
2009-11-13 Kaiser NW to pay $1.83M for settling False Claims Act liability 0 None
2009-11-13 African-Americans more likely to die from colorectal cancer than Caucasians, says new study 0 None
2009-11-13 George W. Bush Institute to include global health focus; University of California system launches Global Health Institute 0 None
2009-11-13 Senators won't grow deficit without a cost-cutting commission 0 None
2009-11-13 BMC and Clear One Health Plans team up to offer first Focused Patient Care Model 0 None
2009-11-13 Timeline, vote counting continue to be central To Senate health overhaul 0 None
2009-11-13 Food summit draft declaration omits hunger eradication deadline, aid commitment 0 None
2009-11-12 Health minister calls for ramped up fight against HIV/AIDS in South Africa 0 None
2009-11-12 SPIN program highlights the importance of human milk for preterm babies 0 None
2009-11-12 Open EC Technologies, WOW GLOBAL sign Teaming Agreement 0 None
2009-11-12 Details emerge for possible Medicare payroll tax in Senate health bill 0 None
2009-11-12 CDC expected to revise H1N1 mortality figures 0 4
2009-11-12 Businesses at risk from health reform, or status quo, depending on source 0 None
2009-11-12 Pew report: Nine states face budget crises of Californian magnitude 0 None
2009-11-12 KHN column: Don't overlook the other determinants of health 0 None
2009-11-12 Humana CEO: No no regrets about sending warning letters to Medicare customers 0 None
2009-11-12 Florida officials say Medicaid reimbursement formula will drive deficit 0 None
2009-11-12 AARP leader provides powerful voice for seniors and health care 0 None
2009-11-12 Congressional Democrats seeking to maintain health overhaul momentum 0 None
2009-11-12 Abortion rights groups unite in fight against coverage restrictions 0 None
2009-11-12 Will the health bill bend costs? 0 None
2009-11-12 Making end-of-life wishes known is rare; more hospice care could save Medicare money 0 None
2009-11-12 Activists worry immigration arguments will hamper hispanic health care 0 None
2009-11-12 HUD threatens to block Washington D.C.'s AIDS funding 0 None
2009-11-12 Today's selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-12 "Doctors Speak Out" series to discuss today's health issues 0 None
2009-11-12 First Edition: October 12, 2009 0 None
2009-11-12 Jonathan Richman to present at FDA public hearing on promoting medical devices using the Internet 0 None
2009-11-12 Posey StaySafe Bed for European markets 0 None
2009-11-12 Contact lenses prescribed for longer replacement intervals can lead to undesirable clinical outcomes 0 None
2009-11-12 Pioneering cardiologist and inventor in heart medicine passed away 0 None
2009-11-12 Resources to help understand stroke and carotid artery disease 0 None
2009-11-12 First pediatric hospital to discharge child with mechanical heart assist device 0 None
2009-11-12 Impact of health insurance reform on Americans with diabetes: HHS report 0 None
2009-11-12 Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian named as the most preferred hospital by Orange County residents 0 None
2009-11-12 Best Buy stores offer broad selection of health and fitness equipment 0 None
2009-11-12 MinuteClinic praises practitioners for providing affordable medical treatment and quality patient-centered care 0 None
2009-11-12 Mental Health America and Prescription Audio team up to provide free sound therapy 0 None
2009-11-12 Millennium Laboratories announces new clinical quantitative assay and drug screening tests for healthcare 1 None
2009-11-12 Regence adds HealthEquity as a banking partner, members to benefit from the relationship 0 None
2009-11-12 Religion and spirituality: Barrier and bridge to medical care 1 3
2009-11-12 NMO patients are misdiagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, says Mayo Clinic neurologist 0 5
2009-11-12 USTeleradiology achieves Joint Commission accreditation for second time 0 None
2009-11-12 IMS Health to launch comprehensive analytical tool for oncology market 0 None
2009-11-12 UMass Memorial Health Care renews its supply chain relationship with Broadlane 0 None
2009-11-12 New research center established to improve cardiac safety 0 None
2009-11-12 New strategies required to curb health care spending: Study 0 None
2009-11-12 U.S. News & World Report rates HealthPlus' plans as one of the nation's best for the fifth year in a row 0 None
2009-11-12 Video to improve patient-doctor communication 0 None
2009-11-12 Issue of uninsured Americans takes center stage this weekend in New Orleans 0 None
2009-11-12 Hualapai Mountain Medical Center receives licensure by the Arizona Department of Health Services 0 None
2009-11-12 South Florida man inspires "Ian's Law," fights against discriminatory health insurance practices 0 None
2009-11-12 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-12 Psychiatrist delivers high-risk meds, poor care in Chicago nursing homes 0 None
2009-11-12 Lawmakers call for emergency sick-leave requirement 0 None
2009-11-12 Health care legislation not fair to Hispanic small businesses and families 0 None
2009-11-12 Tentative agreement reached with Oklahoma lawmaker stalling veterans' health bill 0 None
2009-11-12 Health reform has fiscal, political burdens for states 0 None
2009-11-12 AARP urges U.S. Senate to pass H.R. 3962 and H.R. 3961 1 None
2009-11-11 Hoyer: House could be in session until late December 0 None
2009-11-11 Health debate breaks uneasy peace on abortion policy 0 None
2009-11-11 CHF commends the passage of health reform bill; disapproves move to eliminate CHIP 0 None
2009-11-11 New robotic surgical systems from El Camino Hospital 0 5
2009-11-11 Health care sector leaves small environmental footprint 0 None
2009-11-11 Young adults don't welcome health insurance mandate 0 None
2009-11-11 Online patient support program for ADHD patients taking Vyvanse Capsules CII medication 0 1
2009-11-11 Disability plan could be another roadblock to health reform bill 0 None
2009-11-11 Clinton rallies Senators to pass health reform, timeline becomes key 0 None
2009-11-11 Cost control issues take center stage in health care reform 0 None
2009-11-11 Health overhaul proposals test limits of Democrats' unity 0 None
2009-11-11 Health insurance industry profits examined 0 None
2009-11-11 PRI's risk management conference focuses on public policy and future trends in medical malpractice 0 None
2009-11-11 Biopharma leaders to discuss optimized clinical operations and outsourcing strategies at iiBIG's forum 0 None
2009-11-11 Report on the U.S. Government's drive for comparative effectiveness research 0 None
2009-11-11 First evidence-based, multidisciplinary treatment guidelines for brain metastases patients to be published 0 None
2009-11-11 Premier healthcare alliance expert's efforts to enhance patient safety receives recognition from DoD 0 None
2009-11-11 Congress urged to consider alternative approaches to workplace leave policies 0 None
2009-11-11 Simbionix's patient specific system receives Magna Cum Laude EPOS Award 0 None
2009-11-11 Memorial Blood Centers partners with Second Harvest Heartland for blood donation initiative 0 None
2009-11-11 Lipid assessment in vascular disease can be simplified by measuring cholesterol levels 0 None
2009-11-11 Fort Hood shootings: Oral and maxillofacial surgeons among first responders 0 None
2009-11-11 $9M ARRA funds to reduce healthcare-associated infections in ambulatory surgical centers 0 None
2009-11-11 FDA Commissioner thanks America's doctors for their efforts during 2009 H1N1 influenza outbreak 0 None
2009-11-11 States are not taking enough efforts to help smokers quit: American Lung Association 0 None
2009-11-11 SHPS Healthcare Symposium focuses on patient-centered care and latest developments in healthcare industry 0 None
2009-11-11 Lack of health insurance leads to death of 2,266 U.S. military veterans in 2008 0 None
2009-11-11 e-SMART-HD technology may help in closing health disparity gap 0 None
2009-11-11 Wounded Warrior Project calls for the Congress to pass the Family Caregiver Legislation 0 None
2009-11-11 Handbook for rural health care ethics 0 None
2009-11-11 Poor access to interpreters can compromise doctor-patient communication in cancer care 0 None
2009-11-11 Majority of pharmacists say patients should use OTC drugs at the first sign of cold and flu symptoms 0 None
2009-11-11 Laser Spine Institute opens new medical center in Philadelphia 1 None
2009-11-11 Emory researchers present public health research findings at American Public Health Association meeting 0 None
2009-11-11 Tips for treating age-related dermatologic concerns 0 None
2009-11-11 Ventricular Assist Device/Destination Therapy certification for Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento 0 None
2009-11-11 One-third of people experience side effects from prescription medications 0 None
2009-11-11 New visitation guidelines to prevent novel flu spread 0 None
2009-11-11 Immigrant and refugee violence: Experts recommend preventive and intervention strategies 0 None
2009-11-11 Medizone International announces new results on Asepticsure sterilization system 0 None
2009-11-11 "Microsoft Health Tech Today" showcases how software innovation is improving global health 0 None
2009-11-11 Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian to implement complete SIS Solution at Hoag Hospital Irvine 0 None
2009-11-11 Negative and positive emotions have a direct impact on pain, says new study 0 None
2009-11-11 Medical Imaging Center offices acquired by Jefferson Radiology 0 None
2009-11-11 Palin resurrects 'death panel' claims, controversy is decades-old 0 None
2009-11-11 Medical schools change curriculum to adapt to different policies, care standards 0 None
2009-11-11 Some Dems worry health bill will come up short on savings 0 None
2009-11-11 Medicare Advantage plans are largely unpopular in rural states 0 None
2009-11-11 American Pathology Partners to deploy Halfpenny Technologies' ITF platform for HIE 0 None
2009-11-11 Study: Face time at doctor visits expanding, not dwindling 0 None
2009-11-11 New educational program for caregivers of patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome 0 None
2009-11-11 Senate braces for final reform drive 0 None
2009-11-11 Key Senators could influence – even halt – action on health bill 0 None
2009-11-10 Bayfront Medical Center to implement CareFocus clinical surveillance solution from Thomson Reuters 0 None
2009-11-10 State News: State budgets and Medicaid continue to draw headlines 0 None
2009-11-10 Abortion restrictions in House health reform bill triggering outrage from the Left 0 None
2009-11-10 Abortion clash moves to Senate as Centrists seek House-like provision in health bill 0 None
2009-11-10 Science-based health policies could prevent nearly 4m maternal, child deaths in Africa, report says 0 None
2009-11-10 Recent 'death panel' uproar echoes age-old controversy 0 None
2009-11-10 Report finds hospitals rebound from recession 0 None
2009-11-10 House health bill votes stir political action, ads 0 None
2009-11-10 Clinton delivers health reform pep talk to Senate Dems 0 None
2009-11-10 Dutch health minister critiques U.S. health system 0 None
2009-11-10 GSK to donate 50M H1N1 vaccine doses to WHO in coming months 0 None
2009-11-10 Six universities aim to expand drug access in developing countries 0 None
2009-11-10 White House firm on health reform timeline, sends mixed abortion messages 0 None
2009-11-10 AMA sticks with House bill endorsement 0 None
2009-11-10 First Edition: November 10, 2009 0 None
2009-11-10 Educational and interactive presentation on neonatal respiratory care 0 None
2009-11-10 National Pain Summit calls for better pain care in America 0 None
2009-11-10 Despite economic slowdown, Central and Eastern European countries still represent an attractive healthcare market 0 None
2009-11-10 Health care reform should benefit shift workers: Circadian Age 0 None
2009-11-10 Health information technology's 11% combined annual growth rate to continue through 2013: Scientia Advisors 0 None
2009-11-10 Lawsuit against California Department of Health Care Services 0 None
2009-11-10 Tufts University researchers identify strategies to improve community-based participatory research partnerships 0 None
2009-11-10 Trinity Health to install Elsevier's online CDS solutions 0 None
2009-11-10 Baxter International lauds new Medicare education benefit for chronic kidney disease patients 0 None
2009-11-10 Prolonged ED wait time is associated with poor clinical outcomes 0 4
2009-11-10 SAC use social media to promote their partnerships with philanthropic organizations 0 None
2009-11-10 CCH issues a Special Tax Briefing on the tax provisions of the health care bill 0 None
2009-11-10 SBA provision, antitrust exemption and FTC involvement need to be addressed in Senate, says PIA 0 None
2009-11-10 Consortium of researchers produce a special issue that examines healthcare disparities affecting minorities 0 None
2009-11-10 Groundbreaking technologies and design innovations can improve older people's quality of life 1 None
2009-11-10 Higher investment of physicians' time may be required to deliver high-quality care 0 None
2009-11-10 St. Jude collaborates with UF Proton Therapy Institute to commence proton therapy clinical study 0 None
2009-11-10 Disparities in emergency room waiting times for chest pain patients 0 None
2009-11-10 ikaSystems' enterprise-wide systems help lower administrative costs for health plan members 0 None
2009-11-10 Speaker Pelosi praises H.R. 3962 that will improve Medicaid access to HIV/AIDS-affected people 0 None
2009-11-10 Cannabinoid medicine: Challenges for health care providers and its potential benefits for patients 0 None
2009-11-10 NAPGCM certification programs for geriatric care management 0 None
2009-11-10 CAEP: Long Gun Registry saves lives, repealing the bill will have tragic consequences 0 3
2009-11-10 Patient quality improvements a must for obtaining federal EHR stimulus fund, urge members of Congress 0 None
2009-11-10 Computerized alerts induce clinicians to prescribe comparable generic equivalents 0 4
2009-11-10 Research team sheds new light on mercury-containing dental fillings 2 5
2009-11-10 New N95 respirator from Safe Life 0 None
2009-11-10 Members of Congress who voted "no" on health care reform legislation received $2.3 million more in donations 0 5
2009-11-10 LodgeNet Healthcare and SWANK HealthCare deliver the first HD movie package for healthcare environments 0 None
2009-11-10 UC San Diego to launch new multidisciplinary program on health and migration 0 None
2009-11-10 RRA and Zotec Partners renew license contract 0 None
2009-11-10 AAPA commends the passage of Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-11-10 Tailwind Capital announces the completion of investment in SDI Health 0 None
2009-11-10 House-passed abortion restrictions could stir up Senate's health reform debate 0 None
2009-11-10 Narrow House vote is prologue to Senate health reform battle 0 None
2009-11-10 Obama applauds House health bill passage, urges quick Senate action 0 None
2009-11-10 Health policy experts review the House vote 0 None
2009-11-10 Washington insurance program may be a national model, Massachusetts may expand autism services 0 None
2009-11-10 Obesity among other issues debated in health reform 0 None
2009-11-10 Needle exchanges could be limited under Congressional bill 0 None
2009-11-10 Military and VA struggle with mental health and other health care issues 0 None
2009-11-10 House bill abortion deal creates a new set of reform challenges 0 None
2009-11-10 Health bill triggers some complaints from industry, though some will benefit 0 None
2009-11-10 European Union funds a three-year project to establish a research network for complementary medicine study 0 None
2009-11-10 H1N1 cases increase in China, Japan; Afghanistan attempts to contain virus 0 None
2009-11-10 Employees face rising health care costs during open enrollment season 0 None
2009-11-10 VOA News examines conculsion of MIM Pan-African Malaria Conference 0 None
2009-11-10 WHO report calls for improved health care for women, girls 0 None
2009-11-09 House healthcare bill is radically off the mark: Cinergy Health 0 None
2009-11-09 Costly ER bills raise questions, concerns 0 None
2009-11-09 China seeks its own health reforms 0 None
2009-11-09 Cao gives Dems lone GOP vote for health overhaul 0 None
2009-11-09 Also in Global Health News: Nutritionally-enhanced products; health care In India; cell phones as microscopes; GSK pneumonia vaccine; men fighting HIV/AIDS 0 None
2009-11-09 Access to health care: Neighboring communities suffer differently 0 None
2009-11-09 Black Diamond Video’s Integrated Digital Surgical Suites to be installed at the Yale-New Haven Hospital 1 None
2009-11-09 Geisinger launches RRVI for rural veterans and their families 0 None
2009-11-09 Netezza's TwinFin appliance to address Marshfield Clinic's research database and computation needs 0 None
2009-11-09 Fire & Emergency Medical Services Division launched by KCE 0 None
2009-11-09 With House hurdle cleared, Democrats reflect on health bill compromises 0 None
2009-11-09 Age rating to continue under health care bills 0 None
2009-11-09 Smoking has a direct negative impact on postoperative outcomes 0 None
2009-11-09 Covisint and Carefx partner to market an integrated workflow solution for health information exchange 0 None
2009-11-09 Recognition for Blue Shield of California for its efforts to promote a healthier workplace 0 None
2009-11-09 SonoSite offers SonoAccess iPhone application for musculoskeletal physicians 0 None
2009-11-09 Public health experts urge Congress not to overlook the needs of Americans with "morbid obesity" 0 None
2009-11-09 First Edition: November 9, 2009 0 None
2009-11-09 American Heart Association commends passage of Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-11-09 Health care executive panel to discus challenges in interoperability between health information networks 0 None
2009-11-09 Toshiba's Aquilion Premium multi-detector CT installed at PinnacleHealth 0 None
2009-11-09 SEED Competition launched in China 0 None
2009-11-09 U.S. hospitals' profit margin increases to 8% in the second quarter of 2009 0 None
2009-11-09 Democratic National Committee commends the passage of Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-11-09 Congress and the White House need to get health care reform done right: Business Roundtable 0 None
2009-11-09 Operation Rescue Insurrecta Nex: "Our biggest battle is to stop the slaughter of children" 0 4
2009-11-09 National Alliance for Hispanic Health commends passage of health care bill 0 None
2009-11-09 Pelosi's speech on the House floor supporting H.R. 3962 2 5
2009-11-09 Cardinal Rigali to support health care bill if an amendment preserving the status quo for abortion is voted upon 0 None
2009-11-09 Statement from Speaker Nancy Pelosi after Democratic leaders' meeting with President Obama 2 None
2009-11-09 Olympus Medical Systems and Opitz + Flierl Hospitaltechnik offer complete integrated solutions for operating theatres 0 None
2009-11-09 Pain management physician offers house calls to residents of Manhattan in New York City 0 None
2009-11-09 SBE Council's response to the passage of health care bill 0 None
2009-11-09 Last-minute tactic by members to AAA to introduce an emergency resolution rescinding the AMA's support of HR 3962 0 None
2009-11-09 USAction hails passage of the Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-11-09 Speaker Pelosi remarks after passage of the health care bill 0 None
2009-11-09 U.S. Conference of Mayors commends the passage of Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-11-09 Affordable Health Care for America Act gets it right, commends CWA 0 None
2009-11-09 eHealth CEO commends passage of health reform bill 0 None
2009-11-09 Health education on ID and stability balls, an opportunity for healthier life 0 None
2009-11-09 Americans United for Life Action endorses amendment to prohibit abortion mandates and funding in HR 3962 0 None
2009-11-09 Obama on health reform vote: 'This is our moment' 0 None
2009-11-09 To move health reform bill, Dems make abortion agreement, start historic debate 0 None
2009-11-09 Poorly maintained heating and air-conditioning systems and carpeting may lead to poor health 0 None
2009-11-09 Bishops urge the House of Representatives to vote for Stupak-Ellsworth Amendment to health care reform 0 None
2009-11-09 Family Research Council releases statement concerning the passage of pro-life amendment 0 None
2009-11-09 Dr. Charmaine Yoest: Passage of pro-life amendment, a victory for the pro-life Americans 0 None
2009-11-09 With the House landmark vote behind them, GOP and Democratic leaders turn sights to the Senate 0 None
2009-11-09 Democrats' late-night abortion agreement opens door to vote on health bill 0 None
2009-11-09 A divided House approves sweeping health reform legislation, 220-215 0 None
2009-11-09 PhRMA releases statement regarding the House health care reform bill 0 None
2009-11-09 Prevention and wellness provisions in the health reform bill passed by the House applauded 0 None
2009-11-08 AMA hails passage of the House health reform bill 0 None
2009-11-08 Democrats hail historic House health reform bill, turn focus to Senate 0 None
2009-11-07 Verizon director to address challenges facing the health care industry in complying to HITECH and HIPAA 0 None
2009-11-07 helps plug the "donut hole", offers discounts on drugs 0 5
2009-11-07 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center to expand support for doctors and patients on Guam 0 None
2009-11-07 Cities and metropolitan areas may benefit from affordable healthcare reform 0 None
2009-11-07 Access to health care for every American is a long overdue reality: NMA 0 None
2009-11-07 Transatlantic task force to address antibiotic resistance established, experts welcome initiative 0 None
2009-11-07 PPA bus tour raises awareness of patient assistance programs among state residents who are uninsured 0 None
2009-11-07 Biopharma companies need to incorporate innovative elements in their business models to survive healthcare reform 0 None
2009-11-07 Keeping Small Business Healthy issues statement regarding new jobs numbers and health care reform legislation 0 None
2009-11-07 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital celebrates 25th anniversary of pediatric heart transplantation 0 None
2009-11-07 MHCC applauds the Annual Report on mental illness within prison population 0 None
2009-11-07 SBE Council: Pelosi health-care bill will lead to further job loss 0 3
2009-11-07 Current health care debate in the United States complicated 0 None
2009-11-07 Seminar highlights the importance of chronic health issues 0 None
2009-11-07 Speaker Pelosi comments on Congressman Anthony Weiner's single payer alternative 2 None
2009-11-07 Experts applaud the EU Presidency for establishing a transatlantic task force to address antibiotic resistance 0 None
2009-11-07 Winner of the 2009 Women in Cardiology Mentoring Award 0 None
2009-11-07 Obama goes back on his 2008 pledge, endorses healthcare bill raising taxes on families making less than $250,000 per year 0 None
2009-11-07 2009 H1N1 influenza PPE federal guidance for healthcare workers causes concern among prevention experts 0 None
2009-11-07 Health care leaders to address the value of collaboration and challenges inherent to interoperability 0 None
2009-11-07 Hoyer says House health vote could be delayed 0 None
2009-11-07 Pediatrician recommends red reflex vision test for all newborns 0 None
2009-11-07 Insurance companies make the best of a very bad year 0 None
2009-11-07 American Academy of Nursing inducts seven editors of LWW as Academy Fellows 0 None
2009-11-07 Health policy research roundup 0 None
2009-11-07 Nytimes looks at doctors' crucial role in reshaping U.S. health system 0 None
2009-11-07 Law Enforcement Intelligent Devices to install its locker system and patent-pending BACS 0 None
2009-11-07 Men's Wellness Center launched at AHF Blair Underwood Healthcare Center’ 0 None
2009-11-07 WHO, MSF highlight poor health situation in Southern Sudan 0 None
2009-11-07 Only 30 per cent of bystanders in Toronto who witness a cardiac arrest willing to help, say researchers 0 None
2009-11-07 Health experts report rising number of oral cancer in younger age groups 0 None
2009-11-07 With clocking ticking toward Saturday, House leaders continue push for health reform votes 0 None
2009-11-07 Student health plans in Massachusetts blasted by report 0 None
2009-11-07 Obama to meet with House Democrats Saturday 0 None
2009-11-06 CCEC relocates to a new place 0 None
2009-11-06 Rights group highlights maternal health issues in India 0 1
2009-11-06 Senate Democrats' leaders face challenges, plot strategy on health reform bill 0 None
2009-11-06 Inscrybe Healthcare to be included in CPR+ Integrated Solutions Provider program 0 None
2009-11-06 Swine flu vaccine distribution to New York companies causes uproar 0 None
2009-11-06 Publications examine U.S. funding for global HIV/AIDS 0 None
2009-11-06 Tea party steeps on Capitol Hill 0 None
2009-11-06 Dems tout AMA, AARP endorsements of house health bill 0 None
2009-11-06 KFHP/H and their subsidiaries report total operating revenue of $10.5 billion for the quarter ended September 30, 2009 0 None
2009-11-06 House health bill has controversial CHIP provision 0 None
2009-11-06 Issues related to illegal immigrants could threaten health bill 0 None
2009-11-06 House health bill: Texas lawmakers seek to protect hospitals, Hawaii gets an exemption 0 None
2009-11-06 AARP urge Idaho's U.S. Representatives to support health care reform legislation 1 None
2009-11-06 Dingell plays powerful and historical health care role 0 None
2009-11-06 Facet Solutions announces Archus Orthopedics acquisition 0 None
2009-11-06 Open EC Technologies, AxSys Healthcare sign Teaming Agreement 0 None
2009-11-06 Californians who lose jobs find health care safety net badly frayed 0 None
2009-11-06 Thermal Energy receives $10 million in federal stimulus funding 0 None
2009-11-06 Bill to extend COBRA subsidies introduced in Senate 0 None
2009-11-06 First Edition: October 6, 2009 0 None
2009-11-06 UTSA releases its newest research numbers 0 None
2009-11-06 One in three asthma patients are hospitalized, reveals new national survey 0 None
2009-11-06 New book available online addresses health care disparities 0 None
2009-11-06 "Doctor's Orders" to explore trends in health and medicine 0 None
2009-11-06 Health researchers speak about PTSD in light of Remembrance Day 0 None
2009-11-06 Journal of Public Health Management presents new ideas for building better public health workforce 0 None
2009-11-06 Volunteers from Charlotte provide community service at 38 locations 0 None
2009-11-06 NYUCN incorporates Epocrates software into its nursing program curriculum 0 None
2009-11-06 CNIB's Site Check program certifies Wellness Checkpoint health risk assessment software 0 None
2009-11-06 Benefits enrollments work most efficiently when looked at holistically 0 None
2009-11-06 Sectra and Emitac Healthcare sign distribution agreement 0 None
2009-11-06 Pharmacists are necessary to the medical care model 0 None
2009-11-06 Free electronic TBI screenings for veterans 0 None
2009-11-06 Older Americans in for the sham of the century: RetireSafe 0 None
2009-11-06 USAction urges House to pass comprehensive health care reform legislation 0 None
2009-11-06 New advance in healthcare collaboration between CII and USIBC announced 0 5
2009-11-06 Alliance Québécoise du Psoriasis provides information concerning H1N1 vaccination campaign 0 None
2009-11-06 James Capretta's column: The president should be opposing the house bill 1 None
2009-11-06 ATS issues official statement outlining its position on research, training, education, patient care and advocacy 0 None
2009-11-06 Arthur H. Rubenstein to receive the Abraham Flexner Award 0 None
2009-11-06 Eclipsys’ Sunrise Enterprise integrated suite of solutions selected by NMMC 0 None
2009-11-06 GINA compliant health risk assessments released by Gordian Health Solutions 0 None
2009-11-06 Wide gap between perceived and real determinants of antibiotic prescription exists, says researcher 0 None
2009-11-06 Free health clinic in New Orleans for uninsured residents of Louisiana 0 None
2009-11-06 Platform for healthcare facilities to address patient communication challenges introduced 0 None
2009-11-06 Rush University Medical Center opens TMS Clinic to offer non-drug treatment for depression 0 None
2009-11-06 States struggle with immigrants' care and funding mental hospitals 0 None
2009-11-06 Study reiterates that U.S. health quality trails spending compared with other countries 0 None
2009-11-06 Senators make health reform positions known 0 None
2009-11-06 Pelosi says House will pass health bill; measure gains AARP, AMA backing 0 None
2009-11-06 Average cost of patient deaths much higher than patients who were discharged alive 0 None
2009-11-06 McKesson signs agreement to help the statewide medical services innovator streamline workflow 0 None
2009-11-06 DOJ investigates alleged fraud by drugmakers; sanctions on wellcare lifted 0 None
2009-11-06 Lack of evidence a problem for policymakers, doctors and patients 0 None
2009-11-06 Democrats must clear remaining hurdles on path to health vote 0 None
2009-11-06 Patients should bring up financial concerns with their doctors in view of high health insurance costs 0 None
2009-11-06 Obama to visit House Dems Friday to rally support for Saturday health bill vote 0 None
2009-11-06 Malaria experts discuss eradication at MIM conference 0 None
2009-11-05 MSF calls for sustained commitment to global HIV/AIDS funding 0 None
2009-11-05 Study: Public opinion on health care reform has echoes of 1994 0 None
2009-11-05 Today's selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-05 Thousands protest health bill at Capitol 0 None
2009-11-05 Doctors scrutinize defensive medicine, surgeons oppose Senate reform bill 0 None
2009-11-05 FDA and FSIS announce joint public meeting to prevent foodborne illness 0 None
2009-11-05 William D. Carey Award for Boston University School of Medicine professor 0 None
2009-11-05 College students increasingly seek campus health care 0 None
2009-11-05 Saturday night vote set on house health reform 0 None
2009-11-05 GOP lawmakers seek to explore health reform's impact on FEHBP 0 None
2009-11-05 Also in global health news: Kenya child mortality; DRC rape; Cape Verde dengue outbreak; Guatemala malnutrition; East Africa flooding 0 None
2009-11-05 Democrats weigh impact of election results on health reform 0 None
2009-11-05 CBO: GOP health bill would cut deficit somewhat, do little to expand coverage 0 None
2009-11-05 AMA announces support for concurrent passage of health system reform bills 0 None
2009-11-05 AARP, key retirees' lobby, to endorse Democrats' health bill 0 None
2009-11-05 Health overhaul outlook: Could delays jeopardize the reform effort? 0 None
2009-11-05 LaserBand signs an agreement for healthcare wristbands and labels with MedAssets Supply Chain Systems 0 None
2009-11-05 Arrayit joins federal government to help control health care costs through early diagnosis of diseases 0 None
2009-11-05 First Edition: November 5, 2009 0 None
2009-11-05 Five life-saving tips to survive a hospital stay 0 None
2009-11-05 Patients demand improved pricing transparency and charity eligibility, reveals national survey 0 None
2009-11-05 MFA: Fewer Medicare Advantage plans to be offered for 2010 0 None
2009-11-05 World Healthcare IT Congress to feature bank's perspective on mitigating risk in healthcare payments 0 None
2009-11-05 Majority of U.S. physicians say patients have difficulty paying for medications and care 0 None
2009-11-05 Nancy Pelosi highlights the benefits of health insurance reform 1 None
2009-11-05 Mandatory minimum sentences for drug-related offences, an ineffective approach 0 None
2009-11-05 Montana State to introduce constitutional amendment to defend health care choice 0 None
2009-11-05 Health-At-Every-Size approach has long-term beneficial effects, shows study 0 None
2009-11-05 Surgical groups oppose Senate’s health care reform bill 0 5
2009-11-05 FDA announces new initiative program to reduce risks from inappropriate medication use 0 None
2009-11-05 False Claims Act lawsuit filed against Virginia Medicaid providers 1 5
2009-11-05 Pediatric physicians more likely to accept salve of religion when medicine fails the patient 0 None
2009-11-05 Health care reform bills fail to prevent illegal immigrants from accessing taxpayer funded health benefits: FAIR 1 3
2009-11-05 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital establishes first co-generation plant in Manhattan 0 None
2009-11-05 Employers sign up for first-of-its-kind health plan to control escalating health care costs 0 None
2009-11-05 Poor housing conditions can lead to chronic disease and premature death 0 4
2009-11-05 HHS Secretary kicks off the nation’s largest campaign to find and enroll uninsured children 0 None
2009-11-05 OHA disapproves wage award; says award may increase operating costs of hospitals 1 None
2009-11-05 Savvis incorporates Vitality's wellness program to help improve employees’ health challenges 0 None
2009-11-05 AAHC urges Senator Harry Reid to incorporate its recommendations in the health reform legislation 0 None
2009-11-05 New Merck set to begin global health care operations 0 None
2009-11-05 House legislation seeks 5 days of sick leave for workers 0 None
2009-11-05 House Dems unveil 'managers amendment,' setting stage for health bill votes 0 None
2009-11-05 Health reform timeline appears to be slipping 0 None
2009-11-05 Symposium on H1N1 and seasonal flu 0 None
2009-11-05 Studies find U.S. children face health quality issues 0 None
2009-11-05 Study examines campaign to increase use of zinc to prevent childhood diarrhea 0 None
2009-11-04 Insurers' pricing practices targeted by Senate health committee 0 None
2009-11-04 Key moderates influence the shape of health overhaul bills 0 None
2009-11-04 House Republicans offer health overhaul plan 0 None
2009-11-04 Health care jobs plentiful but tough to get 0 None
2009-11-04 SCMG and Graybill Medical to develop PM and EHRs implementation strategies 0 None
2009-11-04 Small business group lobbies for reform while trade groups see cuts in business 0 None
2009-11-04 Cancer patients want strong relationship with their radiation oncologist 0 None
2009-11-04 Abortion not the only sticky issue in health care debate - news outlets examine others 0 None
2009-11-04 GOP frames election outcome as rebuff of Dems' health overhaul, but Pelosi paints a rosier picture 0 None
2009-11-04 Abortion continues to snag health reform legislation, divide lawmakers 0 None
2009-11-04 Veterans Administration leads in e-health exchange, too 0 None
2009-11-04 Health bills don't go far enough in cutting costs, experts say 0 None
2009-11-04 Conflicts of interest examined between doctors and medical industry, AARP and reform 0 None
2009-11-04 PAH patients face life-threatening risks from medication errors 0 3
2009-11-04 Over 425 hospitals implement Capsule's medical device connectivity solution 0 None
2009-11-04 AHDI and MTIA support healthcare reform package 0 None
2009-11-04 New pediatric simulation center launched by Texas Children's Hospital 0 None
2009-11-04 CMS releases WellCare Health Plans from the previously disclosed sanctions 0 5
2009-11-04 Dental marketing campaigns from Patient News Publishing 0 None
2009-11-04 MCERS implements Vitech's web-based customer self-service solution 0 None
2009-11-04 Medicare patients face problems accessing medical equipment and supplies in certain areas of Montana 0 None
2009-11-04 SAVE THE PATIENT hosts "Community Health" live call-in show 0 None
2009-11-04 Health IT expert to serve as moderator at World Healthcare Innovation & Technology Keynote Panel 0 None
2009-11-04 Program for clinical outsourcing and development professionals 0 None
2009-11-04 New FDA-approved heart pump for high-risk patients 0 None
2009-11-04 Hospitalization and death of H1N1 patients can occur at all ages, says study 0 None
2009-11-04 Oberthur Technologies and Groupe Sephira collaborate to deliver electronic billing solution for French healthcare industry 0 None
2009-11-04 Phase Forward and PharmaNet Development Group sign multi-year agreement 0 None
2009-11-04 Stress-reduction workshops for women with history of breast cancer 0 None
2009-11-04 Physicians are showing keen interest to convert paper-based records to electronic medical records: OMA 0 None
2009-11-04 NPAF releases "Must Have Provisions Under Health Reform" analysis 0 None
2009-11-04 Kaiser Permanente to host 2009 National Diversity Conference in San Francisco 0 None
2009-11-04 Monsanto Biotechnology Research Center established in China 0 None
2009-11-04 Corporate Citizenship Report and a new strategy to focus on chronic disease management released 0 None
2009-11-04 Book on current aspects of dental morphology research 0 None
2009-11-04 Medical imaging cuts will cost lives 0 None
2009-11-04 Experts favor sweeping changes to Medicare-reforms to help support broader health system reform 0 None
2009-11-04 Fear of flu pandemic triggers fear of unrelated health hazards: Study 0 None
2009-11-04 MedInformatix demonstrates its PM and EMR Solution at 2009 AAO Conference 0 None
2009-11-04 People with disabilities to attend free, three-day expo and conference 0 None
2009-11-04 Role of robots in the future of healthcare to be discussed during Mobile Robots in Motion conference 0 None
2009-11-04 Public forum on 'Ethics and Healthcare Reform' to be hosted 0 None
2009-11-04 H1N1 has increased focus on effect of hygiene on health 0 None
2009-11-04 Tinnitus patients need more support and advice on healthcare options 0 None
2009-11-04 Little difference in capital requirements found between co-ops and public plan, says nonpartisan experts 0 None
2009-11-04 Unhealthy behavior in hospitals and health care systems 0 4
2009-11-04 reports increased hiring in healthcare and IT industries during third-quarter 2009 0 None
2009-11-04 Report addressing the connection between student health and academic achievement unveiled 0 None
2009-11-04 Canada Health Infoway makes best use of its funds for EHR projects, says Auditor General 0 None
2009-11-04 Program to address neuroscientific progress in pain management 0 None
2009-11-04 Early-morning colonoscopies yield more polyps per patient than later screenings 0 None
2009-11-04 House Democrats pick up some moderate votes for health bill 0 None
2009-11-04 Work, money and job stability are significant sources of stress for Denver residents 0 None
2009-11-04 Aetna provides free electronic roster billing to pharmacies and other providers for H1N1 flu vaccine claims 0 5
2009-11-04 Reid works to convince moderate Dems to vote for Senate health bill 0 None
2009-11-04 PET imaging is not the basis for increasing dosage level 0 None
2009-11-04 GOP health reform bill takes shape as draft circulates on Capitol Hill 0 None
2009-11-04 Senate might see health overhaul vote slip into 2010 0 None
2009-11-04 Prayer treatments covered in health care reform bills 0 None
2009-11-04 New health privacy regulations spark debate 0 None
2009-11-04 The uninsured, putting off care, facing debt 0 None
2009-11-03 Insurers pressed about use of premium money for non-medical expenses 0 None
2009-11-03 Party leaders say House GOP bill to be released soon 0 None
2009-11-03 Malaria Conference addresses RTS,S vaccine, tools, treatment 0 None
2009-11-03 Press conference to discuss how health insurance reform will benefit small businesses 0 None
2009-11-03 Health Analytics Solution Center launched by IBM 0 None
2009-11-03 Reid: Lawmakers may not complete health legislation this year 0 None
2009-11-03 Democrats still face roadblocks to health reform: Abortion, immigration 0 None
2009-11-03 Louisiana struggles with Medicaid shortfall; Texas governor criticizes reform 0 None
2009-11-03 Health affairs issue focuses on HIV/AIDS, NTDs 0 None
2009-11-03 CBO: House health bill would lower some middle class premiums, raise costs for others 0 None
2009-11-03 CBO finding few friends on health reform 'scoring' 0 None
2009-11-03 Business groups begin TV ad campaign against House health bill 0 None
2009-11-03 TotalHealth: A.D.A.M.'s new comprehensive consumer health information product 0 None
2009-11-03 First Edition: November 3, 2009 0 None
2009-11-03 Patients dissatisfied with the way they receive results of radiology tests, wants more access to medical records 0 None
2009-11-03 MGH Institute of Health Professions 3rd Annual Scholarship Gala generates more than $350,000 0 None
2009-11-03 Modified version of Bluetooth can transfer patient data four times as fast as conventional Bluetooth 0 None
2009-11-03 Cuts in cancer care a move in the wrong direction of health care reform, says COA 1 5
2009-11-03 Quintiles to deliver AstraZeneca’s clinical pharmacology studies 0 None
2009-11-03 Affiliated Dialysis Centers to purchase nursing home dialysis business in Chicago 0 None
2009-11-03 Baxter Healthcare wins the INFORMS Decision Analysis Society Practice Award 0 None
2009-11-03 ASTRO commends CMS for limiting payment reductions proposed for radiation oncology 0 None
2009-11-03 Public option might be only a minor player in changing health care 0 None
2009-11-03 With state budgets tight, services are cut; Kansas looks to avoid mandates 0 None
2009-11-03 WHO, UNICEF launch 6-year $39B plan to prevent, treat pneumonia; World Pneumonia Day coverage 0 None
2009-11-03 Senate, House split over taxes to pay for health overhaul 0 None
2009-11-03 American College of Physicians sends letter to House leaders voicing support for H.R. 3962 health bill 0 None
2009-11-03 Washington Post examines how Altman 'revitalized' the Kaiser Family Foundation mission 0 None
2009-11-03 Swine flu vaccine supply expected to increase 'in short order' 0 None
2009-11-02 Aetna inks three-year agreement with HHC 0 None
2009-11-02 House Democratic leaders pushing for vote on health reform 0 None
2009-11-02 GOP is preparing its strategy, version of health overhaul legislation 0 None
2009-11-02 Zuma calls for renewed effort in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2009-11-02 Also in Global Health News: Undernutrition in Afghanistan; Namibia's HIV clinics, outreach programs 0 None
2009-11-02 Individual, employer mandates prove thorny topics for lawmakers 0 None
2009-11-02 AllOne Health partners with Connectyx Technologies Holdings to provide health information on the Web 0 None
2009-11-02 John C. Lincoln Hospital first to use commercially-available LungPoint system 0 None
2009-11-02 McCain's health care adviser is losing his own coverage 0 None
2009-11-02 Insurers, other interest groups prepare for final health reform votes 0 None
2009-11-02 A return to the doctor's house call may aid health care reform 0 None
2009-11-02 A look at faculty health 0 None
2009-11-02 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-11-02 Heart, cancer doctors get break on scheduled Medicare pay cuts 0 None
2009-11-02 CBO: Few Americans would sign up for public health insurance plan 0 None
2009-11-02 Health Dialog's initiative to build a health center in rural Ecuador 0 None
2009-11-02 Obama's health reform political maneuvers may prove successful 0 None
2009-11-02 States will implement many health reform initiatives 0 None
2009-11-02 Results of review by Marwood Group Advisory released by Amedisys 0 None
2009-11-02 Poor managerial leadership linked with the amont of sick leave taken at workplace 0 None
2009-11-02 Arrayit Corporation joins federal government in their efforts to help control health care costs 0 None
2009-11-02 New on-line job resource center launched by NAWC 0 None
2009-11-02 Historic agreement sets national standard for containing the spread of H1N1 0 None
2009-11-02 First Edition: November 2, 2009 0 None
2009-11-02 MTD Products and AHA team up to promote heart health and winter safety 0 None
2009-11-02 Virtual world solution to address the unique needs of military amputees 0 None
2009-11-02 New Aplio MX ultrasound system from Toshiba 0 None
2009-11-02 ACM Global Central Laboratory celebrates landmark anniversary 0 None
2009-11-02 Former Connecticut Governor delivers address on health reform before Muslim Coalition of Connecticut 0 None
2009-11-02 Intervals between lung cancer diagnosis and treatment may attribute to health care discrepancies 0 None
2009-11-02 Chronically ill patients report better quality of life than those with reversible outcomes 0 None
2009-11-02 China far outpaces research activities of rest of the world; expected to overtake USA in the next decade 0 None
2009-11-02 WCMC-Q's biomedical research program makes significant progress 0 None
2009-11-01 New CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System from Accuray 0 None
2009-11-01 GOP slams House health bill, Dems face hurdles before floor votes 0 None
2009-11-01 Many details still bedevil Democrats in health reform bills 0 None
2009-10-31 Consumer Watchdog corrects Gov. Schwarzenegger's analysis of malpractice caps and premiums 2 5
2009-10-31 Congressman Mike Thompson lauded for endorsing the Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act 0 None
2009-10-31 CNA/NNOC protests over removal of 'Kucinich amendment' from healthcare bill 0 5
2009-10-31 Mariner makes available a white paper for improving patient and financial outcomes 0 None
2009-10-31 HHS issues interim final rule with request for comments to strengthen enforcement of HIPAA 0 None
2009-10-31 Benefitfocus introduces new “Just Press Play” Open Enrollment Video 0 None
2009-10-31 Philadelphia coalition calls on U.S. Chamber President to end his campaign against health care reform 0 None
2009-10-31 RESPOND program to improve global perspective on emerging diseases 0 None
2009-10-31 Dr. Benjamin's confirmation as Surgeon General lauded by National Alliance For Hispanic Health 0 5
2009-10-31 FRC President comments on government funded abortions in the new Democratic health bill 0 None
2009-10-31 NCOA supports CLASS Act health reform proposal 0 None
2009-10-31 36-month demonstration program at UCSF reports an 87.7% reduction in medication errors 0 None
2009-10-31 Therap Services to host its 4th annual National Provider Administrator conference in Fishkill 0 5
2009-10-31 AltaMed Health Services opens its newest Adult Day Health Care center in Cypress 0 None
2009-10-31 U.S. Senate's unanimous confirmation of Dr. Benjamin as Surgeon General commended 0 5
2009-10-31 Initial review of the House bill reveals three key components critical to people living with mental illness 0 None
2009-10-31 Patients with disabilities or LEP often perceived that their physicians did not listen to them, find researchers 0 None
2009-10-31 Canada's doctors thank government for easing sick note requirements during H1N1 pandemic 0 5
2009-10-31 Colgate-Palmolive reaches ‘100 Million Smiles’ goal with its oral health education program 0 None
2009-10-31 2009 mHealth Summit discusses to integrate science and wireless solutions to improve public health 0 None
2009-10-31 Federal OSHA strengthening its monitoring of state plan programs 0 None
2009-10-31 Annual dental expenditure of Ohio and Georgia residents is less than the national average 0 None
2009-10-31 Patients who acquire SSTIs in healthcare settings may stay longer in hospitals to control the infection 0 None
2009-10-31 MMR Information Systems offers free guide to Personal Health Records 0 None
2009-10-31 Speaker Pelosi's statement on signing of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act 1 None
2009-10-31 USCCB calls Catholics to prevent health care reform from being derailed by abortion lobby 0 None
2009-10-31 Think First’s recommendation to centralize patient scheduling and registration for ambulatory clinics implemented 0 None
2009-10-31 WakeMed Health & Hospitals and SCA team up to explore partnership opportunities 0 None
2009-10-31 Miami resident pleads guilty on conspiracy to defraud the Medicare program 0 None
2009-10-31 Initiate Systems announces Accenx Technologies acquisition; expands growth strategy in the healthcare market 0 None
2009-10-31 Texas McAllen Hospitals violates the False Claims Act, to pay $27.5M for settling allegations 0 None
2009-10-31 AARP praises General Assembly for preserving critical health care program 0 None
2009-10-31 New teleneurology medicine program to provide 24-hour emergency services launched 0 None
2009-10-31 Illinois aims to protect consumers in the private health insurance market 0 None
2009-10-31 Vigilanz, Orlando Health and Contra Costa Regional Medical Center sign license agreement 0 None
2009-10-31 Women may need smaller dose of H1N1 vaccine 0 5
2009-10-31 New York Times examines efforts underway to prevent spread of H1N1 during Hajj 0 None
2009-10-31 Aetna signs new expanded agreement with Sarasota Memorial Hospital 0 None
2009-10-31 Individualized MicroNutrient Testing for patients 0 None
2009-10-31 Public concern can undermine flu vaccination campaigns 0 None
2009-10-31 As House bill continues to stir reaction, focus turns to costs, potential amendments 0 None
2009-10-30 Advocates call for increased U.S. investment in global health 0 None
2009-10-30 Study: Lack of insurance may have caused 17,000 child deaths over 20 years 0 None
2009-10-30 Senators jostle for position on health reform provisions 0 None
2009-10-30 Senate confirms Benjamin as surgeon general 0 None
2009-10-30 Wellness programs can be costly, but have proven successful at one corporation 0 None
2009-10-30 Health industry stakeholders focus on pain, not gain 0 None
2009-10-30 Obama woos small business to support health reform 0 None
2009-10-30 House Democrats hail, grumble about health reform bill 0 None
2009-10-30 60 Plus Association calls upon Sen. Lieberman not to support any bill which cuts Medicare 0 None
2009-10-30 State watch: Virginia's pharmacy for mentally ill, Michigan dental care lawsuit, Rhode Island insurers 0 None
2009-10-30 House GOP's "Better ideas" remain under wraps 0 None
2009-10-30 New York and Louisiana crack down on Medicaid fraud 0 None
2009-10-30 CDC study finds swine flu may have infected as many as 5.7 million Americans 0 None
2009-10-30 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-30 Aetna’s Medicare Advantage members to benefit from agreement with WellStar Health System 0 None
2009-10-30 Explaining the new House bill 0 None
2009-10-30 Government to decide on payment for doctors who use medical-imaging 1 None
2009-10-30 A selection of recent studies and surveys 0 None
2009-10-30 America's Minority Health Network achieves first milestone, performs 100th installation 0 None
2009-10-30 StoneArch Creative wins the Gold Award for Best Agency Self-Promotion Advertisement/Campaign 0 None
2009-10-30 PIMCO Foundation awards grants to 30 US charities and community organizations 0 None
2009-10-30 BCBSA's statement on the new government-run health plan 0 None
2009-10-30 New cost-effective and user-friendly healthcare management system from ClinicTools 0 None
2009-10-30 Health officials stress the need for continued prevention efforts in view of H1N1 vaccine delay 0 None
2009-10-30 Walnut Village, a full-service retirement community, officially opens its door to Anaheim residents 0 None
2009-10-30 Michigan residents sue State over denied access to dental healthcare 0 None
2009-10-30 Mollen Immunization Clinics sets US record for administering 14,000 vaccinations in a single event 0 None
2009-10-30 First Choice Health Services to be included in the top-performing home health agencies in the US 0 None
2009-10-30 FPB to develop research tools and strategies to include disabled people in future research 0 None
2009-10-30 Pelosi's remarks at a rally to unveil the Affordable Health Care for America Act 0 None
2009-10-30 Identifying at risk dialysis units in the U.S. under the bundle payment system 0 None
2009-10-30 CMS recognizes Priority Health’s Medicare plan with a 5-star rating 0 None
2009-10-30 Soundview Medical Associates chooses Allscripts' EHR and PM for better management 0 None
2009-10-30 MSC's Quality Initiative Programs to support best practice-based training for healthcare professionals 0 None
2009-10-30 COBC praises Court's decision over safe disposal of contact lens 0 5
2009-10-30 NARSAD to present Productive Lives Award to Randy Lewis 0 None
2009-10-30 Immersive learning program for nursing students 0 None
2009-10-30 MLK Hospital to be opened with the Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation's underwriting guarantee 0 None
2009-10-30 AMGA: Medical practices nationwide focus on 'meaningful use' of electronic health records 0 None
2009-10-30 Current measurement of diabetes care quality is complex and cumbersome, says NCDP 0 5
2009-10-30 New state-of-the-art biotechnology center opened on the West Coast 0 None
2009-10-30 La Jolla Institute dedicates new Elam Discovery Wall and Type 1 Diabetes Center 0 None
2009-10-30 Any cuts to the prescription drug program will affect senior citizens, says Network/Alliance 0 None
2009-10-30 New study reviews science behind the efficacy of biofield therapies on pain management 0 None
2009-10-30 Americans United for Life CEO's statement on the new House health care bill 0 None
2009-10-30 Fine print: Finance bill may cause consumer sticker shock 0 None
2009-10-30 Heidelberg Ion Radiation Therapy Center established; European patients can benefit from new radiation therapy 0 3.5
2009-10-30 NIH awards $75 million to establish medical research consortium to combat health disparities 0 None
2009-10-30 Official European guidelines for management and treatment of hypertension 0 None
2009-10-30 Pennsylvania outstrips every state in the loss of employer-sponsored health care 0 None
2009-10-30 Group education is an effective way to help alleviate organ shortage and increase living donations 0 None
2009-10-30 Elders Living at Home Program receives AoA grant 0 None
2009-10-30 FDA and WebMD Health collaborate to provide increased access to consumer health information 0 None
2009-10-30 2009 Schering-Plough Excellence Award for WuXi PharmaTech 0 None
2009-10-30 Women more likely to suffer from adverse drug reactions than men; proactive approach may help reduce problems 0 5
2009-10-30 Healthy eating tips for diabetics 0 None
2009-10-30 Report: Health insurance reform to bring costs down and give relief to small businesses 0 None
2009-10-30 UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center expands to eliminate health disparities 0 None
2009-10-30 Study shows how differing Asian cultures and attitudes impact cancer screening rates 0 None
2009-10-30 Reading levels of kidney transplant consent forms can make it difficult for patients to make informed decisions 0 None
2009-10-30 New center to provide variety of medical services for people in and around Skid Row opened 0 None
2009-10-30 Republicans assail 'freight train of more mandates' in House health bill 0 None
2009-10-30 New campaign offers information and resources on seasonal and H1N1 flu prevention 0 None
2009-10-30 A step-by-step program: Cognitive behavior workbook for weight loss 0 None
2009-10-30 NIH launches randomized trail to determine whether lower BP goal cuts the risk of heart and kidney diseases 0 None
2009-10-29 Pelosi unveils $894 billion House health overhaul bill; expands coverage to 36 million Americans 0 None
2009-10-29 UNFPA maternal health conferences wrap up 0 None
2009-10-29 Also in Global Health news: Sudan food aid; Congolese refugees; Ntds in U.S. 0 None
2009-10-29 Obama administration hits reset button in wake of flu vaccine shortage 0 None
2009-10-29 GSK will ensure experimental malaria vaccine is affordable, CEO says 0 None
2009-10-29 New reports detail hits taken by Medicaid programs in state budget cuts 0 None
2009-10-29 Iowa medical home provides lessons for health care reform 0 None
2009-10-29 Senators who support the public option hope resistant moderates will 'come around' 0 None
2009-10-29 Insurers brace for increase in COBRA claims 0 None
2009-10-29 Shocked by re-emergence of public option, business groups push back 0 None
2009-10-29 Current, former Mass. Governors agree: Feds should do more than their states' model to address costs 0 None
2009-10-29 Centrist-Liberal Senate rift broader than just public option 0 None
2009-10-29 A look at the public insurance options -- What exists and who would have access under proposed reforms 0 None
2009-10-29 Lawmakers try to weed out fraud and waste 0 None
2009-10-29 China's health care system is also in disarray 0 None
2009-10-29 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-29 Health bills present formidable challenges to numbers crunchers 0 None
2009-10-29 Pelosi chooses compromise approach to public option in reform bill 0 None
2009-10-29 Black AIDS Institute and CDC leaders finalize grant details for African American HIV University 1 None
2009-10-29 Health bills limit out-of-pocket costs, but there's a catch in the fine print 0 5
2009-10-29 Study looks at the impact of health insurance on the number of preventable deaths in the U.S. 0 None
2009-10-29 WaveMark CIMS implemented at St. Joseph’s Hospital 0 None
2009-10-29 AARP: Budget cuts for safety net programs spell health care disaster for Idaho residents 0 None
2009-10-29 CHU Sainte-Justine and The Montreal Children's Hospital to update the public regarding H1N1 testing at emergency rooms 0 None
2009-10-29 First Edition: October 29, 2009 0 None
2009-10-29 iVolution Medical Systems to launch a loan program that offers physicians easy access to working capital 0 None
2009-10-29 Montreal Chapter of the MS Society receives funds for physical activity program for people with multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-10-29 Challenges elderly patients face in hospital to home transition 0 None
2009-10-29 AAPS workshop on drug release methodologies 0 None
2009-10-29 ATR releases an online petition to oppose Senate healthcare bill 0 None
2009-10-29 Centre for Addiction and Mental Health to say goodbye to its landmark Administration Building 0 None
2009-10-29 Bankruptcy Rescue to offer free Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing services for breast cancer victims 0 5
2009-10-29 Premier healthcare alliance offers new program to help physicians provide quality care 0 None
2009-10-29 Praxis Version 5 featuring Datum released 0 None
2009-10-29 ACC and CAA announce national advertising campaign to halt Medicare regulations 0 None
2009-10-29 NIEHS supports research to study the potential effects of BPA on human health 0 None
2009-10-29 Study on quality of health care for US-born Latinos and undocumented Latinos 0 None
2009-10-29 Treatment plan can benefit both doctor and patient 0 None
2009-10-29 Interpreters at UNC Hospitals carry iPod Touch to stay connected 0 None
2009-10-29 Oral health-care tips for Halloween 0 5
2009-10-29 InfoMedics launches doctor-patient feedback programs 0 None
2009-10-29 Open enrollment for seniors to select healthcare coverage for 2010 to begin in November 0 None
2009-10-29 Impact of wellness programs on pharmaceutical, diagnostic and device markets 0 None
2009-10-29 Survey of Connecticut physicians shows disparities in health care 0 None
2009-10-29 KidzPartners health insurance program for teens and children 0 None
2009-10-29 GE Healthcare to provide surveillance data for H1N1 and seasonal influenza activity throughout the U.S. 0 None
2009-10-29 Statement regarding the need to eliminate waste and fraud in Medicare and Medicaid submitted 0 5
2009-10-29 Crescent Healthcare to implement its Medical Management Solutions at Providence's Los Angeles area hospitals 0 5
2009-10-28 House Democrats prepare for Thursday release of health bill 0 None
2009-10-28 Ceos criticize public plan as lawmakers finalize bills 0 None
2009-10-28 Fletcher-Flora Health Care Systems announces new enhancements in the FFlex ePortal Outreach solution 0 None
2009-10-28 Nursing shortage: New Jersey Hospital Association launches three-year initiative 0 5
2009-10-28 Is an individual mandate constitutional? Legal scholars are divided 1 None
2009-10-28 Insurer stocks rise after Reid's 'opt-out' announcement 0 None
2009-10-28 Lawmakers struggle with how age should influence insurance premiums 0 None
2009-10-28 Cost issues surround long term care insurance, nursing homes 0 None
2009-10-28 Obama seeks health reform support from small businesses 0 None
2009-10-28 WFP to launch 4-month food voucher text message pilot program for Iraqi refugees 0 None
2009-10-28 Gates Foundation praises U.S. global health investments, calls for 15-year goal of cutting child deaths worldwide by nearly half 0 None
2009-10-28 AHIP, Chamber of Commerce ramp up opposition to health reform 0 None
2009-10-28 House leaders seek to unify Dems on public option, unveil bill 0 None
2009-10-28 Nevada case raises question of pharmacies' liability in drug abuse accidents 0 None
2009-10-28 Centrist Democrats are cool to Reid's plan for public option 0 None
2009-10-28 Cuomo announces new database to guide insurers' prices, unveil doctors fees 0 None
2009-10-28 Newspaper investigates dangerous mix of nursing homes and psychotropic drugs 0 None
2009-10-28 WHO identifies five major causes of premature death 0 None
2009-10-28 Rove, Dean trade one-liners on health reform, Senators offer their take 0 None
2009-10-28 Also in Global Health News: Germany HIV/AIDS grant; Sumatra water situation; India's unlicensed doctors; land ownership, food security 0 None
2009-10-28 States face unpopular cuts in health spending 0 None
2009-10-28 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-28 MMR Information Systems' MMRPro enables digitizing patient records without major makeovers 0 None
2009-10-28 Substantial state and regional variation exist in geographic access to burn centers 0 None
2009-10-28 California Center for Advanced Dental Studies to complete 14 hands on programs by end of 2009 0 None
2009-10-28 Pay for health care needs tax free: OptumHealth video explains all 0 None
2009-10-28 Conference to caution Congress on the ill effects of pending Medicare cuts to be organized 0 None
2009-10-28 Customers in all 353 of Florida Winn-Dixie and Save-Rite locations to receive Health Cards 0 None
2009-10-28 Accenture Innovation Center for Health launched to tackle challenges facing the global health industry 0 None
2009-10-28 North Dakota congressional delegation praised for recognizing seniors’ care needs as priority in final bill 0 None
2009-10-28 Design of a consultation room can improve the quality of a visit to the physician's office 0 None
2009-10-28 New CCS guidelines and position papers for physicians and nurse practitioners 0 None
2009-10-28 In healthcare fraud prevention, public sector leads the charge 0 None
2009-10-28 NSF awards $3 million grant for establishing a Partnership in Research and Education in Materials 0 None
2009-10-28 NMHIC appointed as New Mexico's official health information exchange 0 None
2009-10-28 NYPNU serves a 10-day strike notice to Lenox Hill Hospital 0 None
2009-10-28 Provisions in health care bill may transform nation's largest abortion chain into quasi-government status 0 None
2009-10-28 UHC: Implementation of patient- and family-centered care improves quality of care for patients 0 None
2009-10-28 First Edition: October 28, 2009 1 None
2009-10-28 Elderly patients have critical view of meeting with doctors; good doctor-patient relationship can increase faith in health care system 0 None
2009-10-28 Simbionix launches advanced simulator for GI endoscopy and flexible bronchoscopy training 1 None
2009-10-28 Fall sports season is one of the most difficult times of the year to maintain a fitness regimen: Survey 0 None
2009-10-28 Patient self-referral to physiotherapy proven to be safe, and results in better health outcomes 0 None
2009-10-28 Not enough communication between drug companies and payers before Phase 3, says study 0 None
2009-10-28 Debilitating muscle weakness can linger long after hospital discharge 0 None
2009-10-28 Critical illness insurance, an additional layer of financial protection 0 None
2009-10-28 Vascular surgeons are endovascularly-trained and have better safety records 0 None
2009-10-28, Bostech announce a managed service HIE solution for NHIN connectivity 0 None
2009-10-28 Rennes University Hospital surgeons undergo training for the SynCardia CardioWest Total Artificial Heart 0 None
2009-10-28 New biotechnology research center launched by SHRO 0 None
2009-10-28 NPC, PMC to explore comparative effectiveness research for effective health care treatments 0 None
2009-10-28 BC Children's Hospital Foundation names Eagle Point townhome as a "Super Community" 0 None
2009-10-28 Helix Hearing Care Centre and RA Centre host Healthy Aging Day 0 None
2009-10-28 Health assessment may have some influence on health behaviors, say researchers 0 None
2009-10-28 Industry experts to discuss best practices in healthcare operations at 2009 HFMA Revenue Cycle Strategies Conference 0 None
2009-10-28 HealthEdge launches Benefit Predictor enterprise-class software platform 0 None
2009-10-28 Tips for affording expensive medication 2 5
2009-10-28 Congress urged to support President Obama's pledge not to raise taxes on middle-class Americans 0 None
2009-10-28 First nationwide Prostate Cancer registry for identifying effective treatment options 0 None
2009-10-28 VHA helps nurses to develop work processes that are more patient-centric 0 None
2009-10-28 Multidisciplinary center to be launched for treatment of advanced liver disease 0 None
2009-10-28 Renowned surgeons to discuss latest advances in laparoscopic surgery at upcoming MISS meeting 0 None
2009-10-28 Experts release policy recommendations to promote better medication adherence and health outcomes 0 None
2009-10-28 Research experts to discuss best practices for research and development investments 0 None
2009-10-28 New integrated technology system to be implemented in Jordan's healthcare system 0 None
2009-10-28 HHS funds projects to combat health care-associated infections 0 None
2009-10-28 Internet-based diet and exercise program shows promise in lowering healthcare costs 0 None
2009-10-28 NCI grant to conduct innovative cancer research 0 5
2009-10-28 Vivre Medical introduces new Lifeguard30 for EMS professionals 0 None
2009-10-28 Lieberman, other lawmakers express opposition to Reid's public plan 0 None
2009-10-28 House Republicans take aim at AARP 0 None
2009-10-28 Strong alkaline substances can damage teeth 0 None
2009-10-28 The stakes are high for the top Medicare job 0 None
2009-10-27 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital named among the top 10 "Best Places to Work in Academia" 0 None
2009-10-27 NIH grants Boston University School of Medicine $1.3M grant for medical research 0 None
2009-10-27 Also in Global Health news: U.S. grant to Uganda; reproductive health in Philippines; counterfeit drugs 0 None
2009-10-27 Medicare payment issues worry doctors 0 None
2009-10-27 More than 150 health ministers meet in Ethiopia to discuss maternal mortality 1 None
2009-10-27 UnitedHealth Group invests $5M in Mendocino Coast District Hospital’s bonds 0 None
2009-10-27 Broadlane partners with Trinity Sterile to provide 22% average savings to its healthcare clients 0 None
2009-10-27 Not enough med students choosing primary care, experts say 0 None
2009-10-27 New York Times examines journal editorial on neglected tropical diseases in Islamic nations 0 None
2009-10-27 Americans overwhelmingly support meaningful medical liability reform: HCLA poll 0 None
2009-10-27 Developing countries paying more for food, WFP executive director says 0 None
2009-10-27 Reid's end game? Senate bill will have public option with 'opt out' 0 None
2009-10-27 House Democrats continue courting, counting votes for 'robust' public option 0 None
2009-10-27 Gateses to appeal for ongoing U.S. funding of global health 0 None
2009-10-27 Consumer health informatics applications help patients to better manage their health care 0 5
2009-10-27 More people rely on alternative medicine 0 None
2009-10-27 Senators draw lines around a handful of swing voters 0 None
2009-10-27 Six innovations that could prove critical to reforming health care system 0 4
2009-10-27 Bending the 'cost curve': Lawmakers, White House consider a bipartisan route 0 None
2009-10-27 Young people speak out regarding efforts to overhaul the health care system 0 None
2009-10-27 AARP dual role in health reform: Advocate and insurance business 0 None
2009-10-27 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-27 State watch: Uninsured kids in Dallas, Louisianna Medicaid rates cut, Massachusetts feeling squeezed 0 None
2009-10-27 NIH awards The Tufts CTSI and Tufts University four supplemental grants 0 None
2009-10-27 Lawmakers press Obama to 'speak out' for health bills 0 None
2009-10-27 Quebec City to host Conference of the Canadian Association of Wound Care 0 None
2009-10-27 Acumedspa Holdings implements AcuClaims for 100 % of insurance verification and billing services 0 None
2009-10-27 Economic Adviser Romer goes to bat for 'Cadillac tax,' ways to control costs 0 None
2009-10-27 AFL-CIO to push even harder for health reform, may bend on 'Cadillac tax' 0 None
2009-10-27 OHA takes step to promote public sector transparency 0 None
2009-10-27 Climate change and public health: only fives states have published public health response plans, says study 0 None
2009-10-27 Kansas to introduce constitutional amendment to protect individual rights to purchase health insurance 0 5
2009-10-27 A new choice in healthcare for residents of Chicago's suburbs 0 5
2009-10-27 Issues inside health care not addressed in health care reform 0 None
2009-10-27 New guidebook for long term care planning 0 None
2009-10-27 Report on healthcare procedure costs published 0 None
2009-10-27 First Edition: October 27, 2009 0 None
2009-10-27 New report on healthcare information technology market released 0 None
2009-10-27 Excessive salt intake raises blood pressure and increases risk for heart disease and stroke 0 None
2009-10-27 MediSend International teams up with CGI, to provide biomedical equipment, medicines to hospitals in Afghanistan 0 None
2009-10-27 AJPM article calls for increased effectiveness research on clinical preventive services for adolescents 0 None
2009-10-27 Insurer contracting policies can jeopardize health care system, says NNCC study 0 None
2009-10-27 CCPM coalition members urge Congress to fix or drop the current biogenerics provision 0 None
2009-10-27 Market volatility and regulatory requirements, the driving forces behind healthcare retirement plan 0 None
2009-10-27 Bayshore Home Health acquires Nightingale Nursing Group 0 None
2009-10-27 Mediacorp names Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers 0 None
2009-10-27 New poll surveys women's attitude about the health care debate 0 None
2009-10-27 Hutchinson Center receives USAID grant to build a cancer clinic and medical-training facility in Africa 0 None
2009-10-27 Mobile application launched to help consumers compare health care costs 0 None
2009-10-27 Majority of doctors satisfied with the spiritual services provided by hospital chaplains: Survey 0 None
2009-10-27 ACC's initiative for health care reform 0 None
2009-10-27 New Pandemic Influenza Stress Vaccine course for health-care workers 0 None
2009-10-27 Ontario's doctors commend provincial law for banning cell phone use while driving 0 3
2009-10-27 Ziehm NaviPort interface and BrainLAB Fluoro 3D surgical navigation software improves surgical procedures 0 None
2009-10-27 Behavior changing strategies may improve medical adherence 0 None
2009-10-27 Fight erupts over health insurance rates for businesses employing more women 0 None
2009-10-27 Mobile Aspects to supply RFID inventory management systems for health care organizations 0 None
2009-10-27 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center receives a $500,000 grant to construct cancer clinic in Africa 0 None
2009-10-27 Reid: Public option with 'opt-out' provision is the 'best way to move forward' 0 None
2009-10-27 Small businesses face higher premiums, push for access to 'exchanges' 0 None
2009-10-27 Lack of optimal pain care delivery system costs more than $100 billion each year 0 None
2009-10-27 Humana Medicare Advantage plans for Senior Citizens Bureau members 1 None
2009-10-27 Unions worry about 'Cadillac' tax on expensive health insurance 0 None
2009-10-27 Workers face touch insurance choices amid rising premiums 0 None
2009-10-27 Reid to announce his support for public plan 0 None
2009-10-27 New discount prescription program for Wyoming residents 0 5
2009-10-27 Opinions: Africa Food Aid; International Violence Against Women Act; brain drain 0 None
2009-10-27 Romer sees health care reform as critical to ease deficit 0 None
2009-10-26 Post-storm conditions in Philippines continue to threaten health 0 None
2009-10-26 Medicare fraud: One of the most profitable crimes in U.S. 1 None
2009-10-26 Cantor Fitzgerald teams up with Healthcare Interactive to introduce new healthcare software management tool 0 None
2009-10-26 Congressional hearing addresses International Violence Against Women Act 0 None
2009-10-26 Observer examines calls for reworking health spending focus in Africa 0 None
2009-10-26 Report finds hundreds of billions of dollars of waste in U.S. healthcare system 0 None
2009-10-26 Also in Global Health News: Ghana, Nigeria Global Fund grants; CDC Director on global health role; African Peacekeepers and HIV/AIDS 0 None
2009-10-26 Hospital gives Medicare patients cash back for surgery 0 None
2009-10-26 Health care legislation benefits insurers, but annual profits are not so hot 1 None
2009-10-26 AP looks at USAID administrator vacancy 0 None
2009-10-26 House Democratic leaders huddle on public insurance option 0 None
2009-10-26 Health care bills could leave millions uninsured 0 None
2009-10-26 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-26 Initiative from BankAtlantic and Tenet South Florida Hospitals to meet healthcare needs of local community 0 5
2009-10-26 Lobbying to 'tweak' health reform bills heats up 0 None
2009-10-26 In the House, Democrats opposed to abortion threaten reform bill 0 None
2009-10-26 Moderates spotlighted in health debate, stir tension with liberal colleagues 0 None
2009-10-26 Integrated care's drawback: It could lead to health monopolies 0 None
2009-10-26 Failure to fix Medicare doctor payments highlights perennial problem 0 None
2009-10-26 Carroll Hospital Center implements Lawson core applications 0 None
2009-10-26 Health IT opportunities abound, some studies question value 0 None
2009-10-26 Axolotl launches Elysium Image Exchange 0 None
2009-10-26 CMSC analyses patient self-management in Multiple Sclerosis 0 4
2009-10-26 EMG and NCS reports performed by 'non-prequalified' physicians are found to be unreliable 0 1
2009-10-26 Winners of the EDCTP Award For Outstanding African Scientist 0 None
2009-10-26 First Edition: October 26, 2009 0 None
2009-10-26 Thomson Reuters: The U.S. healthcare system wastes an estimated amount of $700 billion annually 0 None
2009-10-26 CCA and key industry leaders to discuss role of retail-based healthcare in health reform 0 5
2009-10-26 Leeza Gibbons and SBMI to host events to educate consumers about ZERONA 0 None
2009-10-26 Future physician workforce may be younger but fewer in number than previously projected 0 None
2009-10-26 Aldosterone antagonist therapy can be adopted for treating heart failure 0 2
2009-10-26 Saving sight in premature babies: The past, present and future of ROP treatment 0 None
2009-10-26 NAMI joins other disease advocacy organizations in support of NIH and NIMH 0 None
2009-10-26 Enrollment in medical schools continues to expand to meet nation's need for more doctors 0 None
2009-10-26 Democratic infighting on abortion and health reform will peak this week 0 None
2009-10-26 Moderates will determine fate of public option in health bills 0 None
2009-10-26 Pelosi pressing, cajoling Democrats to include public option in final health bill 0 None
2009-10-26 House Dems: Health reform bill would close Medicare "doughnut hole" 0 None
2009-10-24 Los Angeles Jewish Home continues to meet nursing shortage in the country 0 None
2009-10-24 DaVita to demonstrate clinical outcomes, patient care and nutrition through 43 abstracts 0 None
2009-10-24 Pittsburgh Technical Institute gets initial approval for its Practical Nursing program 0 5
2009-10-24 Proposed Baylor Medical Terrell to be the largest regional medical facility in Kaufman County 0 None
2009-10-24 Healthcare Advisory Partners presents a program on homecare valuations at the NAHC 0 None
2009-10-24 2009 Atlanta I-Day conference to focus on current economy and its impact on the insurance industry 0 None
2009-10-24 Maxim Health Systems cancels all flu shot clinics at retail locations 0 None
2009-10-24 IMRIS sells IMRISNV to Connecticut-based Yale-New Haven Hospital 0 5
2009-10-24 Report on health insurance reform to support women with breast cancer 0 None
2009-10-24 New report analyzes similarities, differences, potential impacts and costs of current health reform bills 0 None
2009-10-24 aims to promote health system efficiency 0 None
2009-10-24 CMPro software for CMS reporting requirements 0 None
2009-10-24 PAF board member meets First Lady to dicuss denial of health insurance due to pre-existing conditions 0 None
2009-10-24 New trends in hospital design help health-care systems to better choreograph care 0 None
2009-10-24 New IndustryEdge product for healthcare organizations from Travelers 0 4
2009-10-24 Bioethicist honored with March of Dimes Distinguished Lectureship in Perinatal Bioethics award 0 None
2009-10-24 Senate negotiators wrestle with employer mandate, unemployed have mixed feelings on health bills 0 None
2009-10-24 Washington Independent examines QDDR process, implications for State Dept., USAID 0 None
2009-10-24 Multiple programs and strategies to improve patient safety presented 0 None
2009-10-24 New report on the true cost of ObamaCare released 0 None
2009-10-24 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-24 Senate leaders close to including a version of public option in health bill 0 None
2009-10-24 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2009-10-24 Michelle Obama to speak to the American women on Health Care Reform through a video 0 None
2009-10-24 LifeLock and Arthritis Foundation announce new partnership deal 0 None
2009-10-24 Pennsylvania allocated 566,000 doses of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-10-24 New law speeds up VA's beleaguered budget process 0 None
2009-10-24 Ontario doctors urge employers not to ask sick note from a physician for employees taking leave this flu season 0 None
2009-10-24 John Muir Health earns Network Cancer Program accreditation 0 None
2009-10-24 Health care changes forcing companies to adapt, could cost doctors 0 None
2009-10-24 Poll: Public expects big changes sooner than Congress plans 0 None
2009-10-24 Obama won't tout Massachusetts health coverage plan during trip today 0 3
2009-10-24 Health Canada issues medical device license for IMRISNV and IMRIScardio systems 0 None
2009-10-24 Kmart Pharmacies rewards its customers for having all prescriptions filled at one pharmacy 0 None
2009-10-24 State reports: Providers struggle to make do with limited resources 0 None
2009-10-24 Illegal immigrants, though excluded from government insurance, remain part of health debate 1 None
2009-10-24 PPA reaches historic milestone; helps the six millionth person 0 None
2009-10-24 GM salaried workers to recieive only high-deductible plans 0 None
2009-10-24 Wellness and prevention mostly absent in health reform bills 0 None
2009-10-24 J.D. Power and Associates certification for Aetna 0 None
2009-10-24 avVaa World Health Care Products to launch third Direct TV Media Test 0 None
2009-10-24 Experienced criminals find new opportunities in medical fraud 0 None
2009-10-24 Melinda Gates shares thoughts on U.S. global health efforts 0 None
2009-10-24 NCD to discuss employment, health care and seclusion issues affecting the disabled 0 None
2009-10-24 Efforts to measure support for the public option continue 0 None
2009-10-24 Congress reauthorizes Ryan White Care Act - funding for HIV/AIDS 1 None
2009-10-24 HHS funds $17M for fight against costly and dangerous health care-associated infections 0 None
2009-10-24 Chasm between insurers and reform supporters grows 0 None
2009-10-24 As House lawmakers near vote, controversies linger 0 None
2009-10-24 A look at the past and present costs and history of American health care 0 None
2009-10-23 HHS asked to repeal a rule on notifying consumers when there is a breach of medical records 0 1
2009-10-23 Strict adherence in taking HIV medication; extremely difficult for many individuals 1 None
2009-10-23 Canada's first nationwide hearing healthcare structure launched 0 None
2009-10-23 Ontario Health Coalition names recipients of the Dan Benedict, Ethel Meade and Volunteer Awards 0 None
2009-10-23 Cord Blood America updates progress of its Las Vegas cryogenic facility on MoneyTV 0 None
2009-10-23 Physicians' recognize benefits of genetic testing; say formal education required to put it into practice 0 None
2009-10-23 Continucare acquires two additional centers 0 None
2009-10-23 Recent health policy studies and analyses 0 None
2009-10-23 First Edition: October 23, 2009 0 None
2009-10-23 Study compares differences between inpatient and day treatment of bulimia nervosa 1 None
2009-10-23 ICU usage among terminal patients eight times higher in the U.S. than in England: Study 0 None
2009-10-23 Workers with MetS can cost employers up to $5,867 in health care annually: Study 0 None
2009-10-23 Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America praise historic legislation for veterans health care 0 None
2009-10-23 SCCE, HCCA launch guest commentators series thru their social network sites 0 5
2009-10-23 H.R. 3790 wins praises in Pennsylvania 0 None
2009-10-23 Practical guidance for cardiothoracic transplant programs in view of H1N1 flu pandemic 0 None
2009-10-23 Institute for Quality Management in Healthcare launched by Ontario Medical Association 0 None
2009-10-23 URAC Workers' Compensation Utilization Management Accreditation for Employers Occupational Health 0 None
2009-10-23 Bill eliminating the flawed medical equipment bidding process in the Riverside-San Bernardino area lauded 0 5
2009-10-23 Newcardio expert to present clinical validation data of Phase I and TQT studies on ECG 0 None
2009-10-23 DAV applauds President Obama for signing the Veterans Health Care Budget Reform and Transparency Act 0 None
2009-10-23 RemedyMD set to deliver 100 specialized disease registry software 0 None
2009-10-23 Key tracking measures of public support for health care reform held steady in October 0 None
2009-10-23 AFGE praises Obama for signing Veterans Health Care Budget Reform and Transparency Act 1 None
2009-10-23 Quality of U.S. health care was virtually stagnant in 2008, says NCQA report 0 None
2009-10-23 Verizon Foundation awards $10,000 grant to The Wellness Community of the East Bay 0 None
2009-10-23 Texas and U.S. homecare groups praise bipartisan bill; say bidding program may reduce quality patient care 0 5
2009-10-23 NBCSL lauds the Veterans’ Health Care Budget Reform and Transparency Act 0 None
2009-10-23 Perot Systems to develop plans for Regional Health Information Platform in China 0 None
2009-10-23 Lawmaker to introduce patient safety bill with error reporting requirement 0 None
2009-10-23 Physicians' negative attitudes toward obese patients can affect quality of care 0 None
2009-10-23 Some Senate Democrats help republicans defeat $247 billion Medicare payment 'doctor fix' 0 None
2009-10-23 Some seniors could be cushioned from proposed cuts in Medicare Advantage funding 0 None
2009-10-23 Obama administration disputes government report on reform's higher costs 0 None
2009-10-23 Study: Massachusetts health reform popular with doctors, doesn't hold costs down 0 None
2009-10-23 Some hospital revenues could decline if H1N1 becomes pandemic 0 None
2009-10-23 Pelosi's statement after President Obama signs the Veterans' bill 0 None
2009-10-23 White House leaning towards public option with state opt out provision, Sen. Nelson says 0 None
2009-10-23 Twenty charged with Medicare fraud; and such crimes are emerging as a new area for gang activity 0 None
2009-10-23 Report: Quality of care for insured Americans slipped in 2008 0 None
2009-10-23 Lumetra awarded a Veterans Health Administration Protected Clinical Peer Review Services contract 0 None
2009-10-23 Large firms that 'self-insure' are resisting new regulations 0 None
2009-10-23 American Thoracic Society releases new clinical guidelines for pulmonary exacerbation of cystic fibrosis 0 None
2009-10-23 Obama adopting a more partisan tone on health care 0 None
2009-10-23 Senate Dems still debating public option in health bills 0 None
2009-10-23 Healthcare expense experts develop new model to eliminate inefficient processes and wasteful spending 0 None
2009-10-23 Leaders confident they have support for a public option in final House health bill 0 None
2009-10-23 Obama signs veterans' medical bill into law 0 None
2009-10-23 Health care lobbyists spend big to win big, consumer groups fight industry deals 0 None
2009-10-23 News outlets examine challenges with expanding global child immunization campaigns 0 None
2009-10-23 House Committee votes to remove antitrust protection from insurance companies, Senate may follow 0 None
2009-10-23 House Republicans find many angles for opposition to health bills 0 None
2009-10-23 Crossover vote or lost cause? Maine Sen. Collins reform vote examined 0 None
2009-10-22 Health reform changes could increase costs to states 0 None
2009-10-22 Medline Industries signs prime vendor agreement with Bloomington Hospital 0 None
2009-10-22 Americans split on Obama's health care proposals, new poll finds 0 None
2009-10-22 Person-centered planning practices to promote organizational change and innovative service delivery 0 None
2009-10-22 Doctations' Surveillance Program makes it easy for doctors to comply with HITECH ACT requirements 0 None
2009-10-22 Caregiving is a major public health issue in the U.S, says expert 0 None
2009-10-22 The E3 Advantage educational healthcare webcast series to be sponsored by MEBS 0 None
2009-10-22 Illegal residents' view on healthcare status 0 None
2009-10-22 PRINCE study chosen for AHA Scientific Sessions 0 None
2009-10-22 Orlando Health implements MedeAnalytics' Clinical Resource Analytics to streamline operational costs 0 None
2009-10-22 Healthcare bill raises taxes on families making less than $250,000 per year 0 2
2009-10-22 H.R. 3790 to reduce Medicare spending; preserve access to quality care 0 None
2009-10-22 Conference to discuss cost savings and payback of personal companion robots 0 None
2009-10-22 First Edition: October 22, 2009 0 None
2009-10-22 Free medical application for health care professionals 0 None
2009-10-22 FPB awarded $3.7M in six stimulus grants 0 None
2009-10-22 Catalyst Rx to provide PBM services for Michigan’s Public School Employees Retirement System 2 None
2009-10-22 EQ Labs' initiative for H.O.P.E. Scholarship Program 0 None
2009-10-22 First clinical trial to test a weight maintenance program for obese pregnant women 0 None
2009-10-22 ACP disappointed by cloture vote on S. 1776; says repeal of SGR is necessary 0 None
2009-10-22 eHealthInsurance releases answers for FAQs on swine flu and their health insurance 0 None
2009-10-22 Medicare Fraud Strike Force in Houston files charges against six individuals for false and fraudulent claims 0 None
2009-10-22 House leaders commit to permanent reform in the Medicare physician payment formula 0 None
2009-10-22 TSN and EAP team up for P.O.W.E.R. Initiative 0 None
2009-10-22 Short-listed companies to submit proposals for chronic disease management system 0 None
2009-10-22 Statement from Pelosi regarding Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act 2 None
2009-10-22 Board of Veterans' Appeals adds four new Veterans Law Judges 2 None
2009-10-22 Informative online resource on health care system 0 None
2009-10-22 Healthcare organizations meet at the third Annual Integrated Provider Management Symposium 0 None
2009-10-22 Fluoride content in infant formulas can cause tooth discoloration 0 5
2009-10-22 18 Los Angeles residents charged in five indictments for allegedly participating in Medicare fraud schemes 0 None
2009-10-22 SAGE announces the launch of "Therapeutic Advances in Musculoskeletal Disease" 0 3
2009-10-22 SAEC to collaborate with HMORN to improve the safe use of drugs 0 None
2009-10-22 Industries oppose proposed assisted living regulations 0 None
2009-10-22 SNAP Diagnostics joins SAFE-BioPharma Association 0 None
2009-10-22 Laser Spine Institute acquires Aspen Back & Body 0 None
2009-10-22 FDA uses Wolters Kluwer Pharma Solutions' prescription data for tracking viral treatments 0 None
2009-10-22 The Sutter Heart Transplant Program gets recertified after an eight-month legal battle 0 None
2009-10-22 New health initiative focuses on environmentally-associated cancers 0 None
2009-10-22 Hospitalized veterans receive therapeutic values through HHV's arts & crafts kits 0 None
2009-10-22 CHOP implements InforSense-based Translational Research Solution to study complex genetic disease 0 None
2009-10-22 Nationwide Better Health launches workplace benefit plans for employees 0 None
2009-10-22 Dr. John Kitzhaber on reforming health care 0 None
2009-10-22 Budget hawks block Reid's push for 'doc fix' 0 None
2009-10-22 Enrollment in medical school rises slightly as physician demand also increases 0 None
2009-10-22 Health reform triggers analysis of the lobbying 'revolving door,' spending reports 0 None
2009-10-22 Small businesses could benefit from insurance exchanges 0 None
2009-10-22 COOKIE DIET web site reaches milestone; registers its 100,000th member 0 None
2009-10-22 HHS to establish national resource center for LGBT individuals 0 None
2009-10-22 Senate votes to shelve 'doc fix' legislation 0 None
2009-10-22 Snowe: Vote on reform by Thanksgiving is 'optimistic' 0 None
2009-10-22 Experts discuss methods to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections 0 None
2009-10-22 RNAO continues to push for a recommendation to amend the Public Hospitals Act 0 None
2009-10-22 Senate Democrats continue pursuit of insurers' antitrust exemption 0 None
2009-10-22 House Committee votes to strip health insurance industry of federal antitrust exemption 0 None
2009-10-22 Poll: Rising concern over cost, quality of reformed health system 0 None
2009-10-22 Health reform bills maintain some type of insurance 'age rating' 0 None
2009-10-22 Pharmaceutical company coupons to help patients buy drugs may raise insurance premiums 0 None
2009-10-22 Guardian examines how Uganda's drought, food shortages affect HIV-positive people 0 None
2009-10-22 Obama's success on reform hinges on health care team of 6 0 None
2009-10-22 Insurers' stocks bruised by reform efforts despite earnings 0 None
2009-10-22 U.S. Congress extends Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, HIV care providers applaud move 0 None
2009-10-22 House lawmakers laud new CBO score of $871 billion, including a public option 0 None
2009-10-22 White House offer on malpractice finds takers; Obama tells Dems to 'focus' 0 None
2009-10-22 Independent panel to rein in health costs gaining support 0 None
2009-10-22 FAO plans broad reforms for World Food Security committee 0 None
2009-10-22 Excise tax in Senate health care bill violates Obama's tax pledge 0 None
2009-10-22 Harry Reid faces public option dilemma 0 None
2009-10-22 Opinion: Fighting world hunger; U.S. leadership on global issues 0 None
2009-10-22 Funding cuts continue to plague state health programs 0 None
2009-10-22 Also in Global Health News: Nigeria Global Fund grant; Pakistani refugees; Guinea violence 0 None
2009-10-22 EU policies threaten developing countries drug supplies, report says 0 None
2009-10-22 Lake Health opens TriPoint Medical Center in Concord Township 0 None
2009-10-22 CWRU establishes collaborative research center to address common health issues in urban neighborhoods 0 None
2009-10-22 Advocates urge action now on Medicare doctor payment bill 0 None
2009-10-21 Right at Home adds its first Master Franchise in the United Kingdom 0 None
2009-10-21 PCPCC summit to discuss the national implications for patient centered medical home 0 None
2009-10-21 Health Impact Project to promote the use of health impact assessments 0 None
2009-10-21 Explainers and studies on health insurance 0 None
2009-10-21 OR Benchmarks Collaborative names the 2009 Top Performers 0 None
2009-10-21 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center collaborates with Navigenics to make personalized genomics available to doctors in training 0 None
2009-10-21 Addition of chiropractic care increases value in US employer-sponsored health benefit plans 1 5
2009-10-21 MEDNET partners with Axius Healthcare Group to distribute MedSafe 0 None
2009-10-21 PHNS to obtain federal electronic health record stimulus funds 0 None
2009-10-21 New health information website launched in the United Kingdom by WebMD Health 0 None
2009-10-21 First Edition: October 21, 2009 1 None
2009-10-21 Life science tool companies must consider multiple factors to develop strategies for future 0 None
2009-10-21 Health care experts and policy makers assemble to address current health care reform 0 None
2009-10-21 Purdue Pharma supports government prescription drug monitoring programs, grants NASCSA $200,000 0 None
2009-10-21 Case Western Reserve University Biomedical Engineering Department to celebrate its 40th anniversary 0 None
2009-10-21 Philadelphia's Franklin Institute to exhibit Gunther von Hagens' Body Worlds 2 & The Brain 0 None
2009-10-21 California Association of Psychiatric Technicians rally against state budget cuts 0 None
2009-10-21 MUSC launches Social Media Newsroom for real-time information on medical news and research 0 None
2009-10-21 MIRP surgery carries higher risk of impotence and incontinence than traditional surgery 0 4
2009-10-21 UT Physicians to open new multi-specialty clinic in Sienna Village by 2010 0 None
2009-10-21 Sentillion bags contract from BTUH to implement its SSO solution 0 None
2009-10-21 American Association for Homecare commends bipartisan lawmakers 0 None
2009-10-21 New report examines the health care status quo that has left employees at risk of losing their insurance 0 None
2009-10-21 Doctor of Dental Medicine program to be launched in Utah 0 None
2009-10-21 2009 Connected Health Symposium highlights positive impact of digital health trends on patient care 0 None
2009-10-21 Massage Envy attempts to set a world record 0 None
2009-10-21 Medicaid beneficiaries with disabilities frequently have multiple chronic conditions, says study 0 None
2009-10-21 Broadlane's partnership with CTC helps to deliver 24% average savings to its clients 0 None
2009-10-21 New website provides advice on health care and lifestyle options 0 None
2009-10-21 ACPh, Alberta Ministry of Health and Wellness ink pact to establish long-term model for pharmacy services 0 None
2009-10-21 UF scientists shed new light on old medical procedure 0 None
2009-10-21 Pelosi remarks on the health bill and its affect on people with pre-existing conditions 6 None
2009-10-21 Community Health Care partners with SUNRx to provide discount medication program 0 None
2009-10-21 Drug abuse expert Dr. Drew Pinsky and the Five Moms join in fight against OTC cough medicine abuse 0 4
2009-10-21 Hearing examines strengths and areas for improvement in reform proposals for small businesses 0 None
2009-10-21 CMSA and DMAA to promote fully-connected health care system to improve clinical and financial outcomes 0 None
2009-10-21 With mid-term elections fast approaching, Pelosi appeals to loyalties as coffers fill up 0 None
2009-10-21 Customized website is a valuable marketing tool for healthcare providers 0 None
2009-10-21 Health 360 event shares strategies to mitigate rising healthcare costs 0 None
2009-10-21 5-year global cooperative agreement awarded to IntraHealth International 0 None
2009-10-21 Pfizer announces first recipient of its Ripples of Hope Trainee Award in Mental Health 0 None
2009-10-21 Omni Home agrees to pay the United States $1.97 million to settle claims 0 None
2009-10-21 Rural doctors, administrators push for health reform to include safeguards against Rx drug abuse 0 None
2009-10-21 GOP message: Democratic health reforms are bad for America 0 None
2009-10-21 Aflac enhances its GSTD policy allowing businesses to offer competitive, quality benefits to employees 0 None
2009-10-21 Swine flu treatments, safety issues prompt health workers to speak out 0 None
2009-10-21 Regenstrief Institute links emergency medical services providers with electronic medical records 0 None
2009-10-21 Some Medicare recipients will see jump in premium costs next year 0 None
2009-10-21 Missouri group accuses Humana of using scare tactics 0 None
2009-10-21 Reid: No comment on public option, bill will be ready 'soon' 0 None
2009-10-21 Majority of IT practitioners believe organizations have insufficient resources to protect patients’ privacy 0 None
2009-10-21 The medical homes model is spreading 0 None
2009-10-21 New poll finds most Americans back public option in health reform 0 None
2009-10-21 Grady Memorial Hospital uses LiveProcess event log for emergency healthcare management 0 None
2009-10-21 Massachusetts seeks to cut increase in small business health care costs 0 None
2009-10-21 Health care reform leads to mergers 0 None
2009-10-21 Baucus doubts a pure public plan can get 60 votes in Senate 0 None
2009-10-21 Members of Humana to receive coverage for the administration cost of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-10-21 Senate health bill negotiators discussing, debating versions of public option 0 None
2009-10-21 Health care providers should assist patients in breaking the smoking habit 0 None
2009-10-21 Employers may not restore benefits to pre-recession levels 0 None
2009-10-20 New EHR and practice management solution from Nuesoft Technologies 0 None
2009-10-20 Computerized decision support solution from GE Healthcare 0 None
2009-10-20 White House rallies support for health care bills; relationship with Chamber Of Commerce sours 1 None
2009-10-20 Study: Working during retirement is good for your health 0 None
2009-10-20 By protecting doctors' Medicare pay, lawmakers look to keep health reform tab low 0 None
2009-10-20 Eclipsys supports healthcare providers to meet the goal of ARRA 0 None
2009-10-20 On-line portal for training doctors and nurses on fall prevention and protection 0 None
2009-10-20 Sojourns Award to recognize leadership in palliative care industry 0 None
2009-10-20 FTC Red Flags Rule compliance with message encryption 0 None
2009-10-20 Boehringer Ingelheim continues providing non assert declarations to manufacture HIV/AIDS medicines 0 None
2009-10-20 Meeting to discuss latest information on anti-aging medicine and euthanasia 0 None
2009-10-20 First Edition: October 20, 2009 0 None
2009-10-20 Unemployed nurses are switching to RN health coach careers 3 4
2009-10-20 “Second Opinion” from healthcare professionals on how to fix the healthcare system 0 None
2009-10-20 DCPR classification provides diagnostic criteria to evaluate psychosomatic syndromes 0 None
2009-10-20 HUFL to pay its second consecutive annual cash dividend to its policyholders/owners 0 None
2009-10-20 Cardiac Science and OMRON Healthcare sign distribution agreement 0 None
2009-10-20 Report on new psychoneuroendocrinology service in outpatient treatment 0 None
2009-10-20 FDA's annual symposium focuses on new scientific approaches for critical public health issues 0 None
2009-10-20 Sudbury and District Public Health Unit nurses to negotiate with their employer for a new contract 0 None
2009-10-20 PhRMA calls for appropriate incentives for continued biotechnology innovation 0 None
2009-10-20 Teacher participation in research experience program produces a significaant increase in student achievement 0 None
2009-10-20 Preliminary findings from EDC survey presented at DIA 3rd Annual Clinical Forum 0 None
2009-10-20 University of Leeds' £50 million research initiative to improve quality of life in second half century 0 None
2009-10-20 New survey shows 79% of seniors worry that they are not represented in Washington 0 None
2009-10-20 Gastrointestinal Associates emphasizes the need for colon screenings 0 None
2009-10-20 Federal judge stops the state from making cuts in the IHSS homecare program 0 None
2009-10-20 ECRI Institute reports increase in request for medical technology acquisition support from its members 0 None
2009-10-20 Academic medical centers do not always practice the values they preach 0 None
2009-10-20 OHA announces its selection as one of Greater Toronto's Top 90 Employers for 2010 0 None
2009-10-20 Higher status positions can have negative impact on personal health 0 None
2009-10-20 New Enspire Multilabel Plate Reader platform from PerkinElmer 0 None
2009-10-20 UHC selects RGIS to streamline inventory counting services 0 None
2009-10-20 Benefit Express collaborates with National Student Clearinghouse for student status verification services 0 None
2009-10-20 Philips launches DirectLife fitness program to deliver health benefits 0 None
2009-10-20 Uninsured American adults with diabetes or high cholesterol often go undiagnosed and undertreated: Study 0 None
2009-10-20 Poor readiness by many hospitals to tackle H1N1 pandemic; RNs step up protest 0 None
2009-10-20 Congress should spell out how to pay for the changes if physician reimbursement rates in Medicare are raised 0 None
2009-10-20 Progressive group launches ad urging Sen. Reid to include public option in reform legislation 1 None
2009-10-20 Four Pharma companies underpay Medicaid rebate obligations, pay $124M to resolve allegations 0 None
2009-10-20 Senate postpones vote on Medicare 'doc fix' 0 None
2009-10-20 The CBO's educated guesses make or break reform bills 0 None
2009-10-20 Winner of first annual Healthcare Administrator Award announced 0 None
2009-10-20 Medicare officials back away from hard line stance on insurers' warning letters 0 None
2009-10-20 Attorney General announces marijuana guidelines for medical purposes 0 None
2009-10-20 Lawmakers struggle to balance interests as sweeping health legislation negotiations proceed 0 None
2009-10-19 Current medical assessment not sufficient; clinimetric methods may improve final outcomes 0 None
2009-10-19 California's community hospitals launch public education and media campaign on H1N1 0 None
2009-10-19 West Virginia nears dental crisis over stagnant Medicaid payments 0 None
2009-10-19 Baxa and SINOPHARM sign distribution agreement 0 None
2009-10-19 Baucus: Public insurance option 'alive' in Senate negotiations 0 None
2009-10-19 Even with budget concerns, lawmakers fight for rural hospitals 0 None
2009-10-19 Experts: Treat swine flu quickly, even without verification 0 None
2009-10-19 Federal grant for ecstasy research 0 2
2009-10-19 More details emerging on health reform's proposed changes to Medicare 0 None
2009-10-19 Innovative financing for global health issues discussed at Nairobi meeting 0 None
2009-10-19 Also in Global Health News: Asia-Pacific reproductive health; developing country medical waste disposal; draft bill in Uganda; diarrhea deaths in China 0 None
2009-10-19 Campaign seeks to hold governments accountable to meeting MDG targets 0 None
2009-10-19 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 1 None
2009-10-19 Health providers make cuts, changes and gambles in face-off with economy 1 None
2009-10-19 White House hedging bets on public option in health bills 0 None
2009-10-19 Analysts urge Democrats to tailor health reform pitch to women 0 None
2009-10-19 Workers to pay more for health care next year, consultants say 0 None
2009-10-19 SEIU opts out of ad campaign opposing tax on 'Cadillac' plans 0 None
2009-10-19 Young adults struggle finding health care coverage 0 None
2009-10-19 Medicaid expansion could hit struggling state budgets 0 None
2009-10-19 Is 'model health system' Geisinger replicable elsewhere? 0 None
2009-10-19 Health reform bills may not protect consumers from treatment denials 0 None
2009-10-19 Insurers, other health businesses examine effect of reform bills 0 None
2009-10-19 eHealth launches new website to help consumers learn about Medicare health plan options 0 None
2009-10-19 CSC's HealthSpace Advisor selected by GHHS to optimize revenue generation 0 None
2009-10-19 SequelMed Patient Portal launched by Sequel Systems 0 None
2009-10-19 Premier Plastic Surgery redesigns its website to provide more information of cosmetic surgery 0 None
2009-10-19 First Edition: October 19, 2009 0 None
2009-10-19 Online education programs for medical professionals at a fraction of the cost of travel-based programs 0 None
2009-10-19 Mcconnell: GOP will seek amendments to offset cost of Medicare physician pay fix 0 None
2009-10-19 Pelosi has tough words for insurers as she pushes public plan 0 None
2009-10-19 Minnesota Governor proposes to let residents buy out-of-state insurance and other state headlines 0 None
2009-10-19 GOP leaders keep up the criticism about Democratic-backed health overhaul plans 0 None
2009-10-19 Insurers vs. Dems: Battle over AHIP report leads to 'grudge match' 0 None
2009-10-19 Pelosi raises banner of public plan in response to insurers' attacks 0 None
2009-10-19 Senate Democratic leaders say party will unite on health reform vote 0 None
2009-10-19 Physical therapists can promote early diagnosis of breast cancer-related lymphedema 3 5
2009-10-19 Lawmakers wrestle with health reform details - publicly and behind closed doors 0 None
2009-10-19 Slow start for PSOs meant to help providers learn from mistakes 0 None
2009-10-19 Poll questions lead to varying answers on health reform 0 None
2009-10-19 Public option re-emerges in Senate discussions; continues to play role in House 0 None
2009-10-19 Hearings focus on gender discrimination in health coverage and the underinsured 0 None
2009-10-19 Study reveals greater public support for reducing health care disparities among socio-economic groups 0 None
2009-10-19 Palin criticizes Baucus health bill in essay on her Facebook page 0 None
2009-10-19 New NIH grants to develop Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System 0 None
2009-10-19 Obama administration appears open to public plan 'trigger' 0 None
2009-10-19 GOP, Some Dems object to plan for adjusting physicians' medicare pay 0 None
2009-10-19 House members consider where others stand in health reform debate 0 None
2009-10-19 Studies find frail seniors often get poor, futile care 0 None
2009-10-19 Inaccurate body temperature readings can harm the entire health care system 0 None
2009-10-19 Lawmakers seek to quickly fix Medicare payments for physicians 0 None
2009-10-19 Latest ad audit asks if the insurers' claims add up 0 None
2009-10-19 Legislation only modestly addresses medical errors 0 None
2009-10-19 Wellness provisions advance in reform legislation 0 None
2009-10-19 Leading Blue Dog suggests extending Medicare to uninsured 0 None
2009-10-19 Medicare advantage premiums could climb 25% next year 0 None
2009-10-19 Leahy's funds help physicians and independent pharmacies to adopt health information technology 0 None
2009-10-19 Lobbying efforts heat up on health care 0 None
2009-10-19 Gloomy health care statistics in Texas top state news 0 None
2009-10-19 Health debate in Congress could last well into December 0 None
2009-10-19 Insurer's "triple-barreled assault" triggers counter attacks 0 5
2009-10-19 Concierge medicine for the masses could succeed where insurance-based health care fails 4 None
2009-10-19 Power coalesces among a few Senate players, not all elected 0 None
2009-10-19 Controversy, lobbying surround Reid's Medicare payment 'fix' plan 0 None
2009-10-19 Panel discusses future of USAID, QDDR 0 None
2009-10-19 Cultural frameworks and institutional practices for quality health care 0 None
2009-10-19 WHO, UNICEF publish plan to reduce childhood diarrhea deaths 0 5
2009-10-19 CBO estimate: House bill closing in on Obama's $900 billion limit 0 None
2009-10-19 Democratic lawmakers seek momentum, Republican votes as two versions of reform bills are combined 0 None
2009-10-19 NTNU launches European Palliative Care Research Centre 1 5
2009-10-19 Recent releases in global health 0 None
2009-10-19 Also in global health news: Street pharmacies; China health care; Hospital safety; African cardinals; Cells phones for health 0 None
2009-10-19 House panel sets stage for reconciliation maneuver 1 None
2009-10-19 Center remains elusive despite Snowe's support 0 None
2009-10-19 Internet use among older Americans can reduce U.S. healthcare costs 0 None
2009-10-19 Bedside coaching and exercising for ICU patients on ventilators 0 None
2009-10-19 Over 80 countries mark world handwashing day 0 None
2009-10-19 CVS Caremark's seasonal flu shot clinics to run through October 22 0 None
2009-10-19 Obama: Health insurers' anti-reform efforts are 'deceptive and dishonest' 0 None
2009-10-19 California study suggests more spending can save lives 0 None
2009-10-19 AHIP and AMA launch health care TV ads 0 None
2009-10-19 Roundtable discussion to elevate awareness about the importance of biopreparedness 0 None
2009-10-19 HHS Secretary to address ASTHO to discuss critical national public health issues 0 None
2009-10-19 AARP struggles to educate seniors about health care 0 None
2009-10-19 Qforma introduces new phase of its healthcare database 0 None
2009-10-18 St. Anthony Hospital installs Toshiba America Medical Systems' Vantage Titan MR system 0 None
2009-10-15 Overview of innovative technology for treating ischemic and autoimmune disorders 0 5
2009-10-15 Ultimate Software's healthcare customers report significant improvements after implementing UltiPro 0 None
2009-10-15 Prometheus Laboratories introduces three new cancer diagnostic products 0 None
2009-10-15 NBC Universal's 'Healthy At NBCU' to connect its health and wellness content with consumers 0 None
2009-10-15 Managing Myeloma launches educational activities for multidisciplinary professionals 0 None
2009-10-15 IMS Health introduces IMS MIDAS Global Biologics 0 None
2009-10-15 LTC Hotline simplifies the process of long term care insurance 0 None
2009-10-15 PCDC to provide long-term financing to community health centers in low-income areas 0 None
2009-10-15 National Women's Law Center reports how insurance industry discriminates against women 0 5
2009-10-15 Delays contribute to unnecessary ER visits and additional imaging services in symptomatic gallstone treatment 0 5
2009-10-15 Cost saving benefit faces eventual elimination without relief 0 5
2009-10-15 Layoffs, privatization may not help people struggling with substance abuse 0 None
2009-10-15 State Psychiatric Technicians welcome Senate study regarding Schwarzenegger’s furloughs on taxpayers 0 None
2009-10-15 BSA LifeStructures opens a new office in St. Louis 0 None
2009-10-15 NAHC completes BlackBerry Report 0 None
2009-10-15 Genzyme ranked third on the global list for best employers 0 None
2009-10-15 Research to investigate and improve patient adherence to prescription drug therapies 0 None
2009-10-15 Health reform bill approved by finance panel, Snowe sides with Democrats 0 None
2009-10-15 Pervasive Integration provides cost-effective data integration solution to healthcare companies 0 None
2009-10-15 Premier's corporate headquarters relocated in North Carolina 0 None
2009-10-15 Innovative technologies and devices feature at AdvaMed 2009 0 None
2009-10-15 Snowe's vote prompts speculation about broader bipartisan support 0 None
2009-10-15 New tips to defend against medical identity theft 0 None
2009-10-15 SCAN Health Plan Arizona hosts special community forums to discuss healthcare options for seniors 0 None
2009-10-15 Televised show to educate people on health care resources 0 None
2009-10-15 Modern Healthcare ranks IPC The Hospitalist Company as one of the "Best Places to Work in Healthcare" 0 None
2009-10-15 UNICEF and WHO call for an urgent plan to control diarrheal disease 0 None
2009-10-15 NHC Geriatric Clinical Residency Program receives accreditation 0 None
2009-10-15 Windsor Place of Wilmington opens to welcome new residents 0 None
2009-10-15 Senate Finance Committee passes health bill, but with plenty of grumbling 0 None
2009-10-15 Hospital visitation policy to reduce the spread of H1N1 flu 0 None
2009-10-15 Forum Extended Care Services earns accreditation for quality operational practices 0 None
2009-10-15 Snowe's vote paves way for other centrists to support Baucus health bill 0 None
2009-10-15 Wellness programs may face regulations to protect genetic information 0 None
2009-10-15 Regional health care experts weigh in on health reform efforts 0 None
2009-10-15 Senator Snowe's continued fight to ensure stable Medicare funding for seniors praised 0 None
2009-10-15 MDI Healthcare Solutions partners with Wolfram|Alpha to reduce employers' healthcare costs 0 None
2009-10-15 Illness for uninsured adults in the United States nearing retirement age spells financial disaster: Study 0 None
2009-10-15 Shortage of general surgeons may be linked to higher rate of perforated appendix in rural areas 0 None
2009-10-15 New anesthesia information management system from iMDsoft 0 5
2009-10-15 Reform primers from both sides of the pond 0 None
2009-10-15 CalRHIO's statewide HIE system implemented in Orange County 0 None
2009-10-15 Hoag Memorial Hospital implements PCTS' Amelior EDTracker software 0 None
2009-10-15 Required flu vaccines for New York health workers draws criticism 0 None
2009-10-15 Senate Finance bill protects some Medicare advantage patients 0 None
2009-10-15 Opinions: Pragmatic vs. moral approach to health care access; Pres. Bush's PEPFAR 0 None
2009-10-15 Unions run newspaper ad to critizice Finance Committee bill 0 None
2009-10-15 Orthopedic device industry rattled by proposed tax 0 None
2009-10-15 Federal money for COBRA has helped many but may soon end 0 None
2009-10-15 Press Ganey Associates collaborates with HMA to improve patient care 0 None
2009-10-15 Insurers' report backlash: Unified Dems, angry White House, dissenting experts 0 None
2009-10-15 Medicaid enrollments jump but states are trying to cut costs 0 None
2009-10-15 AAPA welcomes Senate Finance Committee's vote to approve the America's Healthy Future Act 0 None
2009-10-15 Reid: Repeal "damaging" antitrust exemptions for insurers 0 None
2009-10-15 Interest groups campaign against proposed health taxes 0 None
2009-10-15 Institute of Medicine elects two new members from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 0 None
2009-10-15 New food reports highlight growing global hunger 0 None
2009-10-15 House bill would extend parents' coverage for young adults 0 None
2009-10-15 News outlets examine efforts to control TB in South Africa 0 None
2009-10-15 Also in Global Health News: 'Delivering as one'; syringe vending machine; hospital preparedness 0 None
2009-10-15 UCLA to establish a new Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Center 0 None
2009-10-15 IMF policies harm Kenyan health system, report says 0 None
2009-10-15 Veterans Affairs establishes service-connection benefits for Vietnam Veterans 0 None
2009-10-15 Dramatic effects on Norway's health service 0 None
2009-10-15 HealthPartners to establish new clinic in Minnesota 0 None
2009-10-15 New York Times examines HIV stigma in Vietnam 0 None
2009-10-15 Analysis: Support for health reform drops if people think it'll cost them more 0 None
2009-10-15 APN and Cardinal Health sign agreement to help improve practice operations 0 None
2009-10-15 After key vote, Senate still has long way to go on health care reform 0 None
2009-10-14 Status report on the health care reform proposals in Congress 0 None
2009-10-14 ACS to develop and maintain the Kentucky Health Information Exchange 0 None
2009-10-14 Solutions to break up BUCA monopoly on health insurance market 0 None
2009-10-14 American College of Physician Executives offers new course for physicians to improve patient safety 0 None
2009-10-14 22nd Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo successfully celebrated 0 None
2009-10-14 National Health Partners kicks off phase 2 of its internet marketing campaign 0 None
2009-10-14 First Edition: October 14, 2009 0 None
2009-10-14 HERO House granted 501 (c) (3) status by the Federal Government 0 None
2009-10-14 Caregivers to be honored by Shield Healthcare, announces its 9th annual story contest 0 None
2009-10-14 NY Senators co-sponsors bill to establish comprehensive program for lung cancer 0 None
2009-10-14 Institute of Medicine elects researcher from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia as its member 0 None
2009-10-14 The Regence Foundation unveils signature philanthropic program to access quality palliative care 0 None
2009-10-14 Trauma care in the U.S. is fragmented, overwhelmed and underfunded: American College of Surgeons 2009 Clinical Congress 0 None
2009-10-14 MEDai to implement Pinpoint Review at Sharp HealthCare 0 None
2009-10-14 VDH completes CDC funded project to improve medical resources during pandemic 0 None
2009-10-14 Telemedicine can optimize trauma care delivery 0 None
2009-10-14 Regence BlueCross BlueShield issues statement on Senate Finance Committee's health care legislation vote 0 5
2009-10-14 Chamberlin Edmonds and Associates to help improve patient access to state and federal benefit programs 0 4.5
2009-10-14 UnitedHealthcare in Indiana joins IHIE's Quality Health First program 0 None
2009-10-14 Small business owners divided on health care reform options 0 None
2009-10-14 Public option viable despite the Senate Finance Committee vote 0 None
2009-10-14 Reliance Standard collaborates with AllOne Health to provide HPM services 0 None
2009-10-14 2009 American Cancer Society Pathfinder in Palliative Care awarded to James A. Block 0 None
2009-10-14 Prime Healthcare Services renews its supply chain relationship with Broadlane 0 None
2009-10-14 FDA expert to deliver keynote address for Track & Trace Virtual Trade Show 0 None
2009-10-14 Pelosi's statement after Senate Finance Committee passes the health insurance reform proposal 0 None
2009-10-14 Information in hospital prescription records can quite easily re-identify patients, says study 0 None
2009-10-14 Senate Finance Committee's bipartisan bill is the best blueprint for comprehensive health care reform: PhRMA 0 None
2009-10-14 Key provision in health insurance reform legislation for young Americans 0 None
2009-10-14 As Canadian population ages, blood donors dwindle 0 None
2009-10-14 Physicians having less than six hours of sleep linked to increase rate of surgical complications 0 None
2009-10-14 UC Irvine implements automated perioperative solution from Surgical Information Systems 0 None
2009-10-14 Swedish Risk Drinking Project surveys physicians and nurses of Sweden 0 None
2009-10-14 NetMotion Wireless publishes free mobile computing white paper for healthcare IT managers 0 None
2009-10-14 NTU condemns Senate Finance Committee's support for health care bill 0 None
2009-10-14 Important issues facing nephrologists to be presented by Satellite Healthcare 0 None
2009-10-14 IDGA summit examines health information systems for future initiatives 0 None
2009-10-14 Seniors and people with disabilities to choose new healthcare coverage 0 None
2009-10-14 National study shows people who work after retiring experience fewer major diseases 0 None
2009-10-14 House, Senate Democrats to face off over health taxes 0 None
2009-10-14 Laser Spine Institute opens medical consultation facilities in Beverly Hills and Fort Lauderdale 0 None
2009-10-14 Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal treads reform line between Dems and Republicans 0 None
2009-10-14 K Streeters must choose sides as health debate nears showdown 0 None
2009-10-14 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds to support research in numerous health areas 0 None
2009-10-14 Portico Healthnet to launch Minnesota Coalition for Kids Health Coverage 0 None
2009-10-14 CAHI releases statement on Senate health care reform proposal 0 None
2009-10-14 Finance Democrats approve overhaul measure with boost from Snowe 0 None
2009-10-14 Senate Finance Committee to vote today on health care reform overhaul 0 None
2009-10-14 Patients at highly rated hospitals have a 52% lower chance of dying: Study 0 None
2009-10-14 Mayo's decision to limit patients makes it a poor model, critics say 1 None
2009-10-14 Good nutrition and exercise vital to stay young and healthy 0 None
2009-10-14 Consumer Watchdog urges Congress should embrace "prior approval" regulation of health care rates 0 None
2009-10-14 The Health & Wellness Institute and Consortium Health Plans partner to implement a comprehensive wellness strategy 0 None
2009-10-14 Children's dental care gets boost in health reform plans 0 None
2009-10-14 Is universal coverage goal 'slipping away?' 0 None
2009-10-14 Committee nears vote, with boost from Snowe 0 None
2009-10-14 Case Western Reserve University receives a $20.5M gift to support medical education and research programs 0 None
2009-10-14 Also in Global Health News: Ban addresses women's health; Afghanistan's health services; PMI Africa grants; Q&As 0 None
2009-10-14 Financial advisers help wealthy Americans navigate Medicare 0 None
2009-10-14 Approaching today's Finance Committee vote, predictions take the spotlight 0 None
2009-10-14 News outlets examine East African drought 0 None
2009-10-14 Aetna ends two Medicare advantage programs while a Medicare experiment grabs attention 0 None
2009-10-14 Global food price increases are 'realistic possibility,' FAO says at high-level forum 1 None
2009-10-14 Today's selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2009-10-14 New ambulatory EMR and practice management solution from HMS 0 None
2009-10-14 States eye budget cuts and health reform 0 None
2009-10-14 Studies examine H1N1 treatment, outcome differences in Mexico, Canada 0 None
2009-10-14 AHIP supports bipartisan health care reform that covers all Americans 0 None
2009-10-14 BRIC nations spend $500 billion in 2009 for health care despite economic downturn 0 None
2009-10-14 Ahead of key Committee vote, Democrats attack insurers' claim that health premiums will rise 1 None
2009-10-14 Consumer reports survey shows health plans get lukewarm response 0 None
2009-10-14 Core administrative costs in Medicaid plans decreases by 1.4% in 2008: SEER study 0 None
2009-10-14 Kaiser Permanente receives $54 million grant from NIH to conduct health research 0 5
2009-10-14 Webinars to discuss how MCA improves patient care 0 None
2009-10-13 More employers demand workers prove dependents are eligible for coverage 0 5
2009-10-13 Prescription drug ads drive up U.S. health costs 0 None
2009-10-13 Pharmacists can help solve the health care puzzle by reducing overall health care costs 0 None
2009-10-13 Hartford Hospital awards three-year contract to Zix Corporation for email encryption services 0 None
2009-10-13 Bright Note Technology is now available in McKesson’s ambulatory electronic health record solutions 0 None
2009-10-13 USAID awards Abt Associates 'Strengthening Health Outcomes Through Private Sector' grant 0 None
2009-10-13 National Association of Healthcare Advocacy Consultants to hold its first annual conference 0 None
2009-10-13 TCGRx and NetRx sign partnership to improve the overall process in pharmacies 0 None
2009-10-13 Congressman Joe Wilson's statement on healthcare reform 0 None
2009-10-13 Virginia Health Information releases HMO quality and satisfaction reports 0 None
2009-10-13 First Edition: October 13, 2009 0 None
2009-10-13 Sixth annual Medical Student Research Forum highlights latest findings 0 None
2009-10-13 The Mobile Robots in Motion conference to focus on new CPT Codes in home medical device monitoring reimbursements 0 None
2009-10-13 Good Samaritan Hospital tops HealthGrade ratings for stroke treatment and joint replacement 0 None
2009-10-13 North Bend Medical Centers partners with Oracle and PracticeOne to support its medical specialties 0 None
2009-10-13 Campaign to address rising health care costs 0 None
2009-10-13 "It is exciting to be included in the debate on needed health reforms": MediConnect CEO 0 None
2009-10-13 The third annual AdvaMed 2009: The MedTech Conference commences today 0 None
2009-10-13 "Recognizing Innovation in Multicultural Health Care Award" for Kaiser Permanente 0 None
2009-10-13 Health plans efforts to improve health care access to patients facing language barrier recognized by NCQA 0 None
2009-10-13 Health care workers raise troubling concern about H1N1 and seasonal flu vaccines 0 None
2009-10-13 Patient outcomes better in highly rated hospitals than others 0 None
2009-10-13 Report on health plan performance related to tobacco cessation strategies 0 None
2009-10-13 Kidney Care Partners commends CBC for supporting reforms to improve access to quality kidney care 0 None
2009-10-13 New Jersey's hospitals fuel local and state economies despite recession 0 None
2009-10-13 Data Advantage releases the Top 100 Hospital: Best in Value Hospitals list 0 None
2009-10-13 Closure simulation reinforces how educational technologies meet DOE expectations for H1N1 preparedness 0 5
2009-10-13 New OASIS-C products to meet extensive regulatory changes mandated by CMS 0 None
2009-10-13 Five principles recommended by Iowa Committee for high-value health care 0 None
2009-10-13 Cox's initiative to safeguard the community at-large 0 None
2009-10-13 Document Storage Systems bags claims processing contract from Department of Veteran Affairs 0 None
2009-10-13 Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers to complete Campus Transformation Project 0 None
2009-10-13 Fully-insured members of Guardian to receive 100% coverage of the administrative cost of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2009-10-13 Qwest Communications to provide communications network solution to MPM-managed health care clinics 0 None
2009-10-13 President Obama to sign a healthcare reform package, according to members of Congress 0 None
2009-10-13 Webinar to discuss the issues surrounding disease management programs 0 None
2009-10-13 University of Florida to build a new research facility in Orlando 0 1
2009-10-13 Health care reform should include transparency requirements for PBMs: Consumer groups 0 None
2009-10-13 Sandata Technologies and Allscripts sign agreement to implement Santrax 0 None
2009-10-12 Democrats and reform advocates lash back at insurers 0 None
2009-10-12 Enroll NY website helps New York State's largest public and private health plans with valuable leads 0 None
2009-10-12 WellPoint honored for its "Journey Forward" initiative 0 None
2009-10-12 Fully insured members of AvMed Health to receive coverage for H1N1 flu administration fees 0 None
2009-10-12 Medical interpreters to bring equitable healthcare to LEP patients closer 0 None
2009-10-12 Thousands of patients, workers and families threatened by proposed cutbacks 0 None
2009-10-12 Health on the hill 0 None
2009-10-12 New U.S. agricultural research institute launched; global food aid examined 0 None
2009-10-12 Low-, middle-income countries could receive donated H1N1 vaccine shipments by November, WHO says 0 None
2009-10-12 Also in global health news: HIV immigration rules; Global Fund Aid in Kenya; water shortage in Yemen; testing for TB 0 None
2009-10-12 News outlets examine efforts to improve sanitation worldwide 0 None
2009-10-12 Study lawmakers' support for health reform not necessarily based on constituent needs 0 None
2009-10-12 States experiment with reform, but gaps suggests some national changes needed 0 None
2009-10-12 Free web-based e-prescribing solution for Iowa physicians 0 None
2009-10-12 Senate finance members weigh their health bill votes 0 None
2009-10-12 DNC pulls health reform ad after Dole complains 0 None
2009-10-12 Benefits of health overhaul won't be immediate 0 None
2009-10-12 Today's selection of opeds: Cutting health costs 0 None
2009-10-12 GetWell Town Interactive Patient Care system for children's hospitals 0 None
2009-10-12 Young 'invincibles,' small businesses worry about proposed mandates 0 None
2009-10-12 Sage Practice Analytics system from Sage Software Healthcare 0 None
2009-10-12 Insurers change course, attack health care reform, predict huge premium increases 0 None
2009-10-12 Female lawmakers shape health care with their own stories 0 5
2009-10-12 Obama highlights GOP reform supporters; Capitol Hill battle grinds on 0 None
2009-10-12 Horizon BCBSNJ to use NaviNet’s Web-based portal for secure information exchange with providers 0 None
2009-10-12 Bend Urology Associates selects Aprima Medical Software to implement EHR and PM systems 0 None
2009-10-12 Imprivata conducts joint webinar with Carefx on healthcare management 0 None
2009-10-12 RelayHealth networks 50 health systems and hospitals to facilitate health information exchange 0 None
2009-10-12 Automated patient registration process reduces waiting times, routine administrative tasks 0 None
2009-10-12 Congressional -- and political -- agenda tied to outcome of health care reform 0 None
2009-10-12 Grid technology enables accurate healthcare data exchange between physician EHRs and hospitals 0 None
2009-10-12 Cifra healthcare platform from Wound Management Technologies 0 None
2009-10-12 Employers offering more high-deductible plans this enrollment season 0 None
2009-10-12 Physician shortage worries rural communities but gets little attention in health bills 0 None
2009-10-12 States struggle with Medicaid issues 0 None
2009-10-12 'Modern' patients help drive up health care costs 0 None
2009-10-12 Public option for the House bill still viable 0 None
2009-10-12 Navinet to outline ways in which healthcare providers can maximize reimbursement in a post-CDH world 0 None
2009-10-12 RNs and RPNs at SMGH vote to select Ontario Nurses' Association as their union 0 None
2009-10-12 State representatives to announce patient-centered plan for health care reform 0 None
2009-10-12 COPD Management Program for South Region TRICARE beneficiaries 0 None
2009-10-12 Collaborative effort to premiere nation’s second Mobile Emergency Room 0 None
2009-10-12 President of Consumers Union calls health reform 'vital' 0 None
2009-10-12 40% tax on individuals in “gold-plated, Cadillac” health insurance plans is tax on groups of the chronically ill: Med-Vision 0 None
2009-10-12 First Edition: October 12, 2009 0 None
2009-10-12 Press Ganey releases report on home care patient satisfaction 0 None
2009-10-12 Jason Beans, CEO of Rising Medical Solutions discusses logical solutions for healthcare reform 0 None
2009-10-12 MDMA opposes medical device tax as part of the health care reform bills 0 None
2009-10-12 Rural Americans with heart disease at risk of impending Medicare cuts 0 None
2009-10-12 Detroit jury indicts alleged perpetrators of X-Press Center $2.3M Medicare fraud scheme 0 None
2009-10-12 Public forum and scientific workshop on women's health issues 0 None
2009-10-12 New RecoverIt reconciliation solution launched by A-Life Medical 0 None
2009-10-12 Democrats pull 'Republicans support health reform' ad after Dole objects 0 None
2009-10-12 PPA bus tour to raise awareness of patient assistance programs 0 None
2009-10-12 Medical liability reform to save $54 billion over 10 years 0 None
2009-10-12 Concord Coalition sends list of suggestions concerning the healthcare reform bill 0 None
2009-10-12 2009 ASH Visitor Training Program to build hematologic capacity in developing countries 0 None
2009-10-12 Public plan - or something like it - still on the table in health reform debate 0 None
2009-10-12 New law lets injured or ill college students keep parents' health insurance 0 None
2009-10-12 CBO: Medical malpractice reform would save $54 billion over 10 years 0 None
2009-10-12 Critical moments ahead for health reform legislation 0 None
2009-10-12 Dems get boost from another Republican supporting health reform 0 None
2009-10-12 Streamwood Behavioral Hospital implements initiatives to improve patient services 0 None
2009-10-12 Study shows acute care surgery service can provide efficient emergency care 0 None
2009-10-09 News media examine health reform roles of Snowe, Voinovich, Gregg 0 None
2009-10-09 Nursing homes and adult care centers deal with mental health issues 0 None
2009-10-09 Haiti, Dominican Republic leaders aim to eradicate malaria, lymphatic filariasis by 2020, funding unclear 0 None
2009-10-09 House Dems seek health bill support from liberals, women, and even Republicans 0 None
2009-10-09 Caring for Alzheimer's patients proves costly 0 None
2009-10-09 Clinical trial reveals cholera vaccine is safe, offers protection for up to 2 years 0 None
2009-10-09 Lawmakers renew demands for public option in health bill 0 None
2009-10-09 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2009-10-09 The 'Turbocharged' health IT industry 0 None
2009-10-09 PFCD releases the updated comparison of chronic care provisions contained within health reform bill 1 None
2009-10-09 Scidev.Net examines African Network for Drugs and Diagnosis Innovation 0 None
2009-10-09 Senate Finance Committee plans Tuesday vote as lawmakers crunch numbers 0 None
2009-10-09 VOA News examines U.S. global health funding 0 None
2009-10-09 U.S. bishops urge Congress to improve current health care reform legislation 0 None
2009-10-09 House leaders discuss taxing insurers to help finance health care 0 None
2009-10-09 Today's editorials and opinions 0 None
2009-10-09 Health policy research roundup 0 None
2009-10-09 Hospital-insurer tug of war leaves patients in middle 0 None
2009-10-09 Arizona clinic stops accepting Medicare, some Penn. Medicare Advantage plans cancelled 0 None
2009-10-09 Health industries: Changes could kill health reform bill 0 None
2009-10-09 Fox News Channel airs misleading data from HHS 0 1
2009-10-09 United Concordia Dental helps to provide $400,000 in free dental services to nearly 2,800 people in need 0 None
2009-10-09 Catholic bishops call for changes in health care legislation 0 None
2009-10-09 Are doctors to blame? NPR reports on what drives up medical costs 0 None
2009-10-09 Patients sue insurers for denying transplants 0 None
2009-10-09 Web-based TV program to focus on holistic lifestyle 0 None
2009-10-09 Aspen Institute and TIME magazine to present panel discussions on health care reform 0 None
2009-10-09 Hepatitis A to be included in Expanded Programme on Immunization in 2010 0 None
2009-10-09 Courtyard Group commends Auditor General's report on eHealth initiative 1 3
2009-10-09 Government of Quebec develops new strategy to strengthen biopharmaceutical sectors 0 None
2009-10-09 Ministry of Health protects for-profit health care corporations while closing non-profit medical laboratories 0 None
2009-10-09 AST assembles at Capitol Hill to support health care reform for kidney transplant recipients 0 None
2009-10-09 20 million school-age children across 26 countries to be dewormed in 2009 0 None
2009-10-09 Persistent, growing disparities underscore the need for national reform 0 None
2009-10-09 Up-to-date compendium of state and federal pharmacy statutes and regulations now available 0 1
2009-10-09 One-third of long-term care executives believe the new QIS process to improve quality of care 0 None
2009-10-09 First Edition: October 9, 2009 - Finance Committee still dominates news 0 None
2009-10-09 AMHN to air new healthcare video segments of Saddle Ranch Productions on its network 0 None
2009-10-09 Presidio partners with Cisco, Radianta and Ekahau to host Healthcare Technology Executive Summit 0 5
2009-10-09 Harris Poll shows physician and consumer interests in mobile healthcare technologies 0 None
2009-10-09 Senate Finance Committee puts forward health care reform framework 0 None
2009-10-09 Majority of public still says the government is responsible for basic health care: WPO poll 0 None
2009-10-09 National Health Care Compliance Training Week to educate healthcare organizations 0 None
2009-10-09 Kaiser Permanente to host 16th Annual Mother and Daughter Learning Together Conference 0 None
2009-10-09 AST urges Senate Finance Committee to adopt a health care provision for transplant drug extension 0 None
2009-10-09 Millions of people with HIV/AIDS lack access to lifesaving treatment, says AHF 0 None
2009-10-09 Speaker Pelosi issues statement on veterans' bills 1 1
2009-10-09 U.S. Chamber urges Congress to include medical liability reform in health care legislation 0 None
2009-10-09 CBO: Finance bill price tag estimated at $829 billion over 10 years; will reduce deficit by $81 billion 0 None
2009-10-09 Physician shortage affects older Americans' access to basic care 0 None
2009-10-09 SCAN members in Maricopa County now have access to three local hospitals 0 None
2009-10-09 Generic medicines and mail-service pharmacies are viable options for reducing health care costs 0 None
2009-10-09 Senate Finance Committee could vote within days, still looking for White House guidance 0 None
2009-10-09 New web-based system for RAC tracking and revenue process improvement 0 None
2009-10-09 Hanger Orthopedic Group adds three patient care centers to its portfolio 0 None
2009-10-09 Study suggests better health care improves cognitive development for kids 0 None
2009-10-09 Educational Summit to address healthcare and pharmacies’ role in the coming years 0 None
2009-10-09 Cold Spring Publishing releases new oncology publication for nurse practitioners 0 None
2009-10-09 Study detects hazardous chemicals in health care professionals 0 None
2009-10-09 House Republicans, disputatious Democrats discuss health reform bills 0 None
2009-10-09 Public plan debated as health proposals come closer to floor votes, unions pressure lawmakers 1 None
2009-10-09 Obama, health care regain ground in public opinion polls 0 None
2009-10-09 North Carolina to penalize smokers, the obese; states face Medicaid cliff 0 None
2009-10-09 Senate bill vote Tuesday, Reid says 0 None
2009-10-09 Industry executives say health reform won't be lasting cure 0 None
2009-10-09 CHI announces its agenda for the 2009 California Healthcare Policy Forum 0 None
2009-10-09 Harborside Healthcare to pay $1.375M to resolve kickback allegations 0 5
2009-10-09 CBO: Over 10 years, finance health reform bill will cost $829 billion but reduce deficit 0 None
2009-10-09 Coburn opposes Medicare Part B premiums freeze, Mccain calls drug pact 'unsavory' 0 None
2009-10-09 Children's Hospital Boston conference explores innovative ways to transform the national Health IT system 0 None
2009-10-09 Also in Global Health News: Uganda malaria efforts; child mortality in Vietnam; refugee health; U.S. aid to Somalia; HIV in South Africa 0 None
2009-10-09 Today's editorials and opinions 0 None
2009-10-09 HMO stocks slump on CBO health care reform score 0 None
2009-10-09 Children's access to health care poses significant health problem despite of health insurance coverage 0 None
2009-10-09 CIGNA and Prohealth Physicians to implement an enhanced care coordination program 0 None
2009-10-09 Children on Medicaid still face difficulty getting dental care 0 None
2009-10-09 NAMM to provide Humana members with convenient access to quality care 0 None
2009-10-09 Americans cut back on health care, Consumers Union finds 0 None
2009-10-09 CBO score a score for Baucus, but others balk 0 None
2009-10-08 GOP continues health reform opposition, quotes concerned Democrats 0 None
2009-10-08 Health care varies significantly among states, Study finds 0 None
2009-10-08 European hospitals replace halogen lights with longer lasting LED surgical lights 0 3
2009-10-08 Minority groups gear up to push for health care reform 0 None
2009-10-08 Hospital ethics panels help families make difficult decisions 0 None
2009-10-08 New Merck Manuals provide trustworthy health information to consumers