Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - January 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-01-31 Consumers oppose prescription mandate; prefer alternative method to fight meth 0 None
2010-01-31 New mental health coverage rules promise to end some discrimination 0 None
2010-01-31 University of Kentucky and Manipal University pursue opportunities for health center alliance 0 None
2010-01-31 CHOP deploys medical team for pediatric care in Haiti 0 None
2010-01-31 Lobbyists played major role in health overhaul debate 0 None
2010-01-30 Donnie Hersh Day: Township honors 30th anniversary of living with cerebral palsy in a nursing home 0 None
2010-01-30 OCHU/CUPE calls for adequate funding of Ontario hospitals in 2010 0 None
2010-01-30 Humedica to participate in 7th Annual Healthcare Conference 0 None
2010-01-30 Aegis Living's annual meeting on how employees can better fulfill themselves 0 None
2010-01-30 President Obama praises BPC's plan for reforming health care 0 None
2010-01-30 New regulation to combat identity theft: Health professionals call for exclusion 0 None
2010-01-30 ConnexOntario receives approval for expansion of MOHLTC-funded problem gambling counselling services 0 None
2010-01-30 New rules providing parity for consumers enrolled in group health plans for treatment of mental disorders issued 0 None
2010-01-30 PeaceHealth-San Juan Island community's new hospital initiative receives Certificate of Need approval 0 None
2010-01-30 WCRI Study: Louisiana workers’ compensation higher-than-typical indemnity benefits per claim 0 None
2010-01-30 American Heart Association's statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address 0 None
2010-01-30 Justice Department files a motion for immediate relief to protect individuals confined in Georgia's hospitals 0 None
2010-01-30 All provincially funded infrastructure projects should use steel made in Ontario, OCHU/CUPE 0 None
2010-01-30 Department of Developmental Services to close Lanterman Developmental Center in Pomona 0 None
2010-01-30 USP develops revised quality guidelines for pharmacists who prepare life-saving drugs 0 None
2010-01-30 FMCNA ships dialysis machines and supplies for Haiti relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-30 AAOS offers tips to prevent winter sports injuries 0 None
2010-01-30 Cerner to provide AORN SYNTEGRITY SPF for streamlining EHR perioperative documentation 0 None
2010-01-30 NCQA recognizes St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group as PPC-PCMH 0 None
2010-01-30 Tips to prevent potential health problems in the future 0 None
2010-01-30 Congressman Rothman secures 1.49M in federal dollars for EHMC's bloodless medicine program 0 None
2010-01-30 Hospitals and charities to participate in Southwest Airlines' Medical Transportation Grant Program 0 None
2010-01-30 Healthcare workers urge parliamentary committee to ensure adequate funding for Ontario hospitals 0 None
2010-01-30 Criticisms by women's advocacy groups "nonsensical", says Care Net 0 None
2010-01-30 MMA continues to support GAMC program 0 None
2010-01-30 Salient Surgical Technologies, Exeter Hospital and Moffitt Cancer Center donate medical supplies to Haiti 1 None
2010-01-30 Mental health advocacy and provider communities support DPW's decision to close ASH 0 None
2010-01-30 New Patient Safety Checklists introduced to reduce fatal medical errors 0 None
2010-01-30 Penn Medicine team heads to Haiti to provide expert medical care 0 None
2010-01-30 At World Economic Forum, Gates Foundation announces 10-year, $10B vaccine commitment 0 None
2010-01-30 American PhRMA companies commit $25M in medicines, medical supplies and cash for Haiti relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-30 Governor Otter vows to fight Idaho's health care reform 0 None
2010-01-30 Senate foreign relations committee hearing examines aid to Haiti, rebuilding; Senators introduce legislation 0 None
2010-01-30 Novel health care approaches: The 'Medical Home' and 'Medicine at Work' 0 None
2010-01-30 Breast cancer patient battles insurer; Recession burdens charity clinics 0 None
2010-01-30 Mass. probe finds discrepancies in health care payments; Experts examine Mayo Clinic as model for reform 0 None
2010-01-30 Research roundup: Raising seniors' co-pays increases costs; The stimulus and safety net providers 0 None
2010-01-30 Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center honored with HealthGrades' Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence 0 None
2010-01-30 Single payer bill passes Calif. Senate; Other states consider smaller health care changes 0 None
2010-01-30 Rush Memorial Hospital completes implementation of Healthland EMR solution 0 None
2010-01-30 Surgeon General's report lays out recommendations to address childhood obesity 0 None
2010-01-30 Texas colleges readying students to build, maintain electronic medical records 0 None
2010-01-30 Republicans tout alternative health care reform plans, react to Dems 0 None
2010-01-30 Obama, Republicans face off on a range of issues including health reform 0 None
2010-01-30 White House wants to scale up war on Medicare fraud 1 None
2010-01-30 Dental hygienists provide free oral care services for Valentine's Day 0 None
2010-01-30 Pelosi, Reid search for health reform's forward path 0 None
2010-01-30 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2010-01-29 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-01-29 Health bill - 'on life support' - continues to highlight political divides 0 2
2010-01-29 Democrats offer varying views on health overhaul's fate 0 None
2010-01-29 Claims by Obama, leading Republican gain fact-checker attention 1 None
2010-01-29 Diaverum acquires new clinic in Spain 0 None
2010-01-29 First Edition: January 29, 2010 0 None
2010-01-29 ASH offers hematologists a new resource for earning CME credits 0 None
2010-01-29 Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing: Research news 0 None
2010-01-29 National summit on coordinated effort to fight health care fraud 0 None
2010-01-29 Contact Solutions' multi-channel solution may help contact centers to improve service and save money 0 None
2010-01-29 New XtraCredit application provides physicians with CME credit for online clinical research 0 None
2010-01-29 Lebanon Cardiology Associates and The Good Samaritan Hospital team up to implement hypothermia protocol for improved cardiac care 0 None
2010-01-29 URAC's 2010 Best Practices Awards will recognize innovative leadership and successful health programs 0 None
2010-01-29 ACP urges Congress to reach agreement on comprehensive health reform legislation 0 None
2010-01-29 Enhancing the pool of underrepresented minorities may help alleviate healthcare disparities 0 None
2010-01-29 Surgeons have a lower preference for back surgery than family doctors 0 None
2010-01-29 AFMC releases report on the future of medical education in Canada 0 None
2010-01-29 Childbirth Connection releases two landmark reports focusing maternity care in the U.S. 0 None
2010-01-29 Annual spring conference to focus on behavioral health services for children, youth and young adults 0 None
2010-01-29 ECRI Institute publishes Health Devices guidance article for hospitals 1 None
2010-01-29 2009 Gold eHealthcare Leadership Award presented to NYU Langone Medical Center's educational website 0 None
2010-01-29 Patients with hearing, vision and speech disabilities to be provided with auxiliary aids and services 0 None
2010-01-29 Collaborative approach will build drug system that works for patients, pharmacies, government 0 None
2010-01-29 QIAGEN hosts panel discussion to educate public about the emerging promise of personalized medicine 0 5
2010-01-29 Decades of discrimination leaves minorities drastically underrepresented in the medical profession 1 5
2010-01-29 Mandatory influenza vaccination policy improves immunization rates among health care workers 0 None
2010-01-29 CHA releases statement on recent health care reform 0 None
2010-01-29 Opinions: Clean water; oversight of U.N. bookkeeping; Obama's global health goals; maternal mortality 0 None
2010-01-29 Benefit Advocates provides healthcare benefits advocacy services for InterFlex Group 0 None
2010-01-29 Pelosi says House could pass Senate bill under two-track approach 0 None
2010-01-29 WellPoint's profits are up; CEO says premiums would rise under health overhaul 0 None
2010-01-29 DPW announces closure of Allentown State Hospital to improve mental health service delivery system 0 None
2010-01-29 Groups - including Catholic Bishops - press Democrats to finish health reform 0 None
2010-01-29 Pelosi discusses plan to move ahead with reform 0 None
2010-01-29 One in five nursing homes receive poor quality ratings, analysis finds 0 None
2010-01-29 State budget news from Kansas, Massachusetts and Idaho 0 None
2010-01-29 Study shows doctors cut back their workload for fear of malpractice lawsuits 0 None
2010-01-29 Obama appeals for health reform despite recent setbacks 0 None
2010-01-28 Increased cost sharing may hurt seniors' health care 0 None
2010-01-28 Mcdonnell says Democratic agenda, including health care effort, is too expensive 0 None
2010-01-28 Lawmakers prod White House to release health reform deal documents 0 None
2010-01-28 Federal panel awards almost $500 million to La. to replace New Orleans Charity Hospital 0 None
2010-01-28 Texas Tribune: Will local docs overcome obstacles to go paperless? 0 None
2010-01-28 AAOS, SOMOS, and OTA host EWI symposium on improving patient care for wounded warriors 0 None
2010-01-28 Zero LWOT metric appeared on the hospital dashboard at United Hospital Center 0 None
2010-01-28 Christiana Care Health System introduces COPE technology for common diagnoses 0 None
2010-01-28 First Edition: January 28, 2010 0 None
2010-01-28 Quinnipiac University to open a medical school to meet global health needs 0 None
2010-01-28 Care of aging/elderly relatives and cost of Afghanistan, Iraq wars: New Yorkers equally concerned 0 None
2010-01-28 Orthopaedic researchers explore novel treatments for wounded soldiers 0 None
2010-01-28 GUMC invites Washington-area residents for Spring 2010 Mini-Medical School Program 0 None
2010-01-28 National summit to focus on new ways of eliminating health care fraud 0 None
2010-01-28 NINR provides $1.27M in grant to improve end-of-life care in prison 0 None
2010-01-28 Telemedicine may help community hospitals in early treatment of severely injured patients 0 None
2010-01-28 CIHR invests in health research to develop solutions for gender-based violence 0 None
2010-01-28 PIH receives medical volunteers, medical supplies to support its relief work in Haiti 0 None
2010-01-28 Palliative care program may complement patients' ongoing care with symptom management and support 0 None
2010-01-28 Scientific and regulatory experts to discuss global and domestic public health issues 0 None
2010-01-28 PRHC: Central East LHIN has downplayed the potential impact of hospital peer review process 0 None
2010-01-28 Medical costs per workers’ compensation claim in Texas were stable in 2007, says WCRI study 0 None
2010-01-28 Are Canadians with chronic conditions getting the support they need to manage their health? 0 None
2010-01-28 Study shows ActiveHealth's VBID programs increase adherence to medications 0 None
2010-01-28 MedPage Today publishes most read medical stories 0 None
2010-01-28 American Academy of Actuaries urges policymakers to reform national financial security and fiscal health 0 None
2010-01-28 launches new online Institutional Reminder Service 0 None
2010-01-28 Mayo Clinic's QI programs recognized for inclusion in pilot MOC program 0 None
2010-01-28 Brighton Hospital signs letter of intent to build an addiction treatment facility in Riyadh 0 None
2010-01-28 Virgin HealthMiles announces significant annual growth in 2009 0 None
2010-01-28 National home care and health care leaders launch national home-health quality-improvement campaign 0 None
2010-01-28 Med-IC aims to improve health care for older adults 0 None
2010-01-28 Medicare false claims: Los Angeles DME company owner pleads guilty 0 None
2010-01-28 Obama's health care proposals included fines for Americans who don't buy insurance: Gary Bauer 0 None
2010-01-28 NCHC Action Fund calls for redoubling efforts to enact comprehensive health system reform 0 None
2010-01-28 Survey: Health care reform would lead to higher costs for employer-sponsored benefit programs 1 None
2010-01-28 Researchers urge for a national health trust for personal and public health 0 None
2010-01-28 Health organizations urge Congress to protect Medicare beneficiaries' access to critical rehabilitative services 0 None
2010-01-28 Also in global health news: Pakistan's farm land; PMTCT in Kenya; Burkina Faso's maternal health; health care access in Middle East 0 None
2010-01-28 Canada to 'champion' major G8 initiative to tackle maternal, child mortality 0 None
2010-01-28 Budgetary freeze will impact over 5M Americans afflicted with chronic viral hepatitis 0 None
2010-01-28 Polls find Americans want Obama to focus more on economy, less on health care 0 None
2010-01-28 Pelosi on health reform: 'We will make every effort' 0 None
2010-01-28 Obama's State of the Union address: LIVESTRONG CEO releases statement 0 None
2010-01-28 State news: A doctor shortage in New Jersey, a plan to expand health care in Iowa and more 0 None
2010-01-28 Injured veterans' caregivers face emotional, financial pressures 0 None
2010-01-27 Lawmakers voice opinions and search for ways forward on health overhaul 0 None
2010-01-27 Uninsured residents of Hartford area in need of medical attention should register for free health clinic 0 None
2010-01-27 House Democrats meet, weigh reform's reconciliation option 0 None
2010-01-27 Obama to Congress: 'Don't walk away' from health reform 0 None
2010-01-27 Two former LA Medical Center owners to pay $10 million in Medicare fraud case 0 None
2010-01-27 Health care stocks gain as reform falters 0 None
2010-01-27 NET acquires Riverside Care; preserves patient services and employee jobs 0 None
2010-01-27 Experts duel on plight of health reform and merits of specific provisions 0 None
2010-01-27 Clinton rebuffs criticism of U.S. aid to Haiti, pledges redoubling of efforts to help quake survivors 0 None
2010-01-27 Democrats shun health reform deadlines as they await state of the union 0 None
2010-01-27 Web-based records worried patients, prompting more neutral language 0 None
2010-01-27 CBO: Stimulus more expensive than expected, Medicare costs to double by 2020 0 None
2010-01-27 Home health care fraud: Detroit-area physical therapist pleads guilty 0 None
2010-01-27 Pediatricians need to refer children with suspected delays for further testing or treatment and follow up 0 None
2010-01-27 Conmed Healthcare Management and Pima County, Arizona sign $2.8M medical services agreement 0 None
2010-01-27 FedSources to host an InFocus Event on Healthcare Technology 0 None
2010-01-27 TeleTracking Technologies' Bed Management Suite selected as leading patient flow solution 0 None
2010-01-27 Indequate coverage and lack of legal accountability for insurers 0 None
2010-01-27 Social inequalities exist in diabetes care 0 None
2010-01-27 Mayo Clinic achieves new levels of excellence in service to humanity 0 None
2010-01-27 MAXIMUS recognized as 'Certified Center of Excellence' by BenchmarkPortal 0 None
2010-01-27 First Edition: January 27, 2010 0 None
2010-01-27 PHI installs Infinix VF-i vascular X-ray system with12” x 12” mid-sized FPD 0 None
2010-01-27 St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center opens Geriatric ED to treat senior patients 0 5
2010-01-27 Kaiser workers join NUHW; new member-led union caps first year with biggest victories yet 0 None
2010-01-27 Extensive gap exists between primary care practice and obesity care 0 None
2010-01-27 UT Arlington adds Academic Partnership BSN program to accommodate qualified applicants 0 None
2010-01-27 Trial results show primary care doctors are capable of helping obese patients to lose weight 0 None
2010-01-27 New disease management initiative in Colorado aims to treat low back pain and improve patient outcomes 0 None
2010-01-27 ALEC congratulates Pennsylvania legislators for filing House Bills to protect the right of individuals 0 None
2010-01-27 NewHope Bariatrics Surgery Center receives AAAHC accreditation certificate 0 None
2010-01-27 MMR Information Systems announces the opening of MMR University 0 None
2010-01-27 NMA calls for Congress to act on health care reform 0 None
2010-01-27 Hospital MRI Center selects Merge Healthcare to provide radiology information system 0 None
2010-01-27 23M people in the U.S without health insurance: Bishops call for changes in proposed reform bills 0 None
2010-01-27 Recipients of the 2010 Media Awards for Health Reporting announced 0 None
2010-01-27 Biomoda applauds Senator for introducing legislative bill for lung cancer screening 0 None
2010-01-27 Elsevier launches Pageburst for nursing and health professions students 0 5
2010-01-27 Day Kimball Healthcare selects athenaClinicals to improve care and outcomes for patients 0 None
2010-01-27 Gates annual letter addresses importance of innovation for global health, agriculture 0 None
2010-01-27 New contract gives U.S. Naval hospitals access to ECRI Institute's medical equipment advisory service and product safety alerts 0 None
2010-01-27 State news: New York Governor wants regulation on Rx gifts to doctors and other state news 0 None
2010-01-27 State of the Union address: Obama to squeeze in health reform around jobs, economy issues 0 None
2010-01-27 Study finds regional hospitals often are better at preventing medical errors than academic centers 0 None
2010-01-27 White House mulling limits on scope of proposed health overhaul 0 None
2010-01-27 Researching treatments shows paths to health savings 0 None
2010-01-27 Blue Foundation announces grants to improve Florida’s healthcare system 0 None
2010-01-27 WHO Director-General highlights global health gains, challenges at executive board meeting 0 None
2010-01-27 Study shows high-volume hospitals offer similar outcomes as high-quality hospitals 0 None
2010-01-27 Many still hope for insurance reform 0 None
2010-01-27 Innovative Alaska Health Plan outperforms many others in lower 48 0 None
2010-01-27 Lawmakers sound off on health bill: Pascrell, Mccain, Durbin, Hatch and Murphy 0 None
2010-01-27 Book highlights causes and remedies for bad breath 0 None
2010-01-27 Report highlights challenges facing Obama in Africa 0 None
2010-01-27 Budget realities are rippling through states' health institutions 0 None
2010-01-27 Donors agree to 10-Year Haitian rebuilding effort amid concerns; no firm financial commitments 0 None
2010-01-27 GOP lawmaker set to release health care 'declaration' 0 None
2010-01-27 Doctors accepting medicare patients decline in rural Arizona 0 None
2010-01-27 Health companies adapt to diminished likelihood of health reform 0 None
2010-01-27 Insurance companies increased lobbying by 24 percent in 2009 0 None
2010-01-27 Obama acknowledges mistakes in health overhaul politics and processes 0 None
2010-01-27 Los Angeles Times examines how Miss. Delta region hopes to learn from Iran's rural health care 0 None
2010-01-27 Florida, California, Kansas eyeing cuts in Medicaid funding 0 None
2010-01-27 Veterans with PTSD could receive more benefits 1 None
2010-01-27 Twenty nations meet in Montreal to discuss Haiti recovery; Haitian officials increase Port-Au-Prince death toll estimate 0 None
2010-01-27 Hoyer: Options to advance health reform have 'pluses and minuses' 0 None
2010-01-27 Regrouping Democrats consider next steps on health overhaul 0 None
2010-01-27 APHA urges Congress to press ahead and send comprehensive health reform legislation to the president 0 None
2010-01-27 Number of Americans in excellent or good health has declined 0 None
2010-01-27 Democratic leaders still pondering reconciliation pros and cons for health bill 0 None
2010-01-27 Doctors react to recent health overhaul developments 0 None
2010-01-27 Commissions to examine paring costs from Medicaid, Medicare 0 None
2010-01-27 Bayh urges Dems to move to the center; Nelson says he cannot support national exchange 0 None
2010-01-27 Health IT money secured, but program faces challenges 0 None
2010-01-27 Doctors delay talking about end-of-life care 0 None
2010-01-27 As state legislatures gear up, federal health overhaul is on their agenda 0 None
2010-01-25 First Edition: January 25, 2010 0 None
2010-01-25 Beyond Pay-for-Performance: A free Webinar to help hospitals improve patient care 0 None
2010-01-25 American Red Cross, NECN and Comcast team up for blood drive campaign 0 None
2010-01-25 CEO Cancer Gold Standard: Four organizations receive accreditation 0 None
2010-01-25 Ministerial Preparatory Conference on Haiti: Canadian Red Cross announces participation 0 None
2010-01-25 Blood donors extend their life-saving gifts to help Haiti's earthquake victims 0 None
2010-01-25 Low-cost ventilators for healthcare emergencies 0 None
2010-01-25 Proposal for NHI to be the most significant development in South Africa's healthcare sector in 2010 0 None
2010-01-25 Prostate cancer: Surgery in county hospitals, radiation or hormone therapy in private facilities 0 None
2010-01-25 Bill Gates' annual letter highlights innovations aimed at combating disease, hunger and poverty 0 None
2010-01-25 SEIU proposes a 44% increase in companies’ contributions to family health care coverage 0 None
2010-01-24 Former union officials attempt to stop 29 elections 0 1
2010-01-24 Isha Foundation wins the coveted $1mm online competition 0 None
2010-01-24 Democrats float ideas on future of health reform 0 None
2010-01-24 Connecticut relief agencies join forces to deliver medical aid 0 None
2010-01-24 Democrats suggest efforts on health reform will continue 0 None
2010-01-23 Organ donation saves lives 0 1
2010-01-23 Partners In Health reports latest developments in Haiti 0 None
2010-01-23 University of Kentucky's fast-track protocol reduces risk of death in heart attack patients 0 None
2010-01-23 New book on fraud and abuse laws and regulations affecting health care industry published 0 None
2010-01-23 Haiti earthquake: ReachMD to broadcast report on health impact and medical response 0 5
2010-01-23 ACF and SAMHSA notify that TANF funds can be used to help families treat short term mental health 0 None
2010-01-23 Renowned heart specialists to discuss new cardiovascular treatment and patient care at public forum 1 None
2010-01-23 New findings suggest trauma patients are insulated from ‘weekend effect’ 0 None
2010-01-23 Insurance policy that allows acceleration of benefits to pay for critical health care needs 0 5
2010-01-23 Jewish General Hospital nurses to embark for Haiti 0 None
2010-01-23 U.S. blood banks have sufficient blood to meet the needs of Haiti victims 0 None
2010-01-23 UK Gill Heart Institute offers individualized fitness program for heart patients 0 None
2010-01-23 Health Care Freedom Act gains momentum 0 None
2010-01-23 DHMC patient surveillance system decreases adverse events in postoperative care 0 None
2010-01-23 First Hybrid Cath Lab in Louisiana at Tulane Hospital for Children 0 None
2010-01-23 MedeAnalytics: SJMC adds Payer Performance Analytics to its suite of MedeAnalytics solutions 0 None
2010-01-23 Detroit jury convicts physician for healthcare fraud conspiracy 0 None
2010-01-23 New report describes state of lupus research, impact of disease and barriers to care 0 5
2010-01-23 feature addresses nutrition, food security 0 None
2010-01-23 Emdeon introduces HIPAA Simplified to help guide healthcare industry's transition to new standards 0 None
2010-01-23 SJRMC picks ProVation MD software for Gastroenterology and Cardiology 0 None
2010-01-23 New Jersey nurse provides medical assistance for Haiti victims 0 None
2010-01-23 PAs play a key role in delivering high-quality patient care, says CMA 0 None
2010-01-23 NJHA honors professionals and organizations for sustainable healthcare 0 None
2010-01-23 Americans are divided about health reform proposals overall, but the public, including critics, becomes more supportive when told about key provisions 0 None
2010-01-23 NCMHD awards Weill Cornell Medical College $8M for establishing CEDREC in New York City 0 None
2010-01-23 Health IT roundup: Provider-vendor relationships an issue, group uses racial info to customize care 0 None
2010-01-23 CWLA implores Congress to proceed with healthcare reform 0 None
2010-01-23 Premier Purchasing Partners announces new agreements for energy efficiency services 0 None
2010-01-23 Groups call for permanent fix for doctor payment formula 0 None
2010-01-23 Obama: Not going to walk away from health reform 0 None
2010-01-23 States worry about Medicaid stimulus money drying up under scaled-back health bill 0 None
2010-01-23 Sutter Health deploys surgical care team and sends medical supplies and equipment for Haiti relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-23 Salient Management announces partnership with New York State's OMIG to provide Medicaid oversight 0 None
2010-01-23 Recent releases in global health 0 None
2010-01-23 Poll: Most say Congress should start again on health care 0 None
2010-01-23 GOP to Dems: Slow down, start again 0 None
2010-01-23 Searching for consensus, Dems consider potential of paring back health reform 0 None
2010-01-23 Opinion: Haiti relief; WHO response to H1N1 0 None
2010-01-22 Workers combat hospital infections 0 None
2010-01-22 Healthcare organizations to receive Edifecs' Unified Channel vision 0 None
2010-01-22 Health Policy Research: Covering young adults, Acos, wellness programs 0 None
2010-01-22 A selection of today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2010-01-22 Democrats struggle to revamp health reform strategy 0 None
2010-01-22 California revives bill to create single-payer health care system 0 None
2010-01-22 Tips to make healthy lifestyle changes 0 None
2010-01-22 AHF/Magic Johnson ‘Testing America’ tour to conduct testing event at Albuquerque, New Mexico 0 None
2010-01-22 First Edition: January 22, 2010 0 None
2010-01-22 Staff and volunteers report stories of hope amongst Haiti earthquake survivors 0 None
2010-01-22 Rise in US springtime ozone levels could impact compliance with Clean Air Act standards 0 None
2010-01-22 GSK announces new initiatives for addressing healthcare challenges in the world's poorest countries 0 5
2010-01-22 St. Luke’s Hospital & Health Network takes major steps to reduce its carbon footprint 0 None
2010-01-22 Novo Nordisk on FORTUNE's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list for second consecutive year 0 None
2010-01-22 NCD calls for policymakers to proactively address shortages in disability workforce infrastructure 0 None
2010-01-22 Braille Institute launches Solutions in Sight to help people find fulfillment in different aspects of life 0 None
2010-01-22 RNAO: Inadequate education of PAs could jeopardize patients 0 3
2010-01-22 NCPDP announces its upcoming Educational Summit, Health Information Exchange and Pharmacy 0 None
2010-01-22 Emeritus Senior Living and launch annual awards to honor caregivers 0 None
2010-01-22 Pennsylvania Department of Health offers smokers free NRT kits as part of 'Determined To Quit' Week 0 None
2010-01-22 Obama Administration made no major effort to educate public about working of the Senate health bill: NCPA 0 None
2010-01-22 Democratic Congress' policies: Americans frustrated about healthcare 0 None
2010-01-22 Smart-Tek Automated Services rolls out its healthcare initiative for 2010 0 None
2010-01-22 U.S. Citizens Association attributes Scott Brown victory to its campaign against Obama's health care policies 0 None
2010-01-22 TGen holds the promise of a brighter economic future for Scottsdale 0 None
2010-01-22 MAQUET Cardiovascular to host educational symposium to optimize cardiovascular care 0 None
2010-01-22 Fattah releases statement urging the House and Senate to pass healthcare bill with improvements 0 None
2010-01-22 ACP applauds Minister's Advisory Committee on Health for proposed Alberta Health Act 0 None
2010-01-22 Best Medicare Advantage plan websites selected for MedicareWebWatch certification 0 None
2010-01-22 CareFusion donates ventilators, infusion pumps and silver dihydrogen citrate bottles for Haiti relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-22 AARP launches Idaho Budget Hotline to oppose budget cuts on healthcare and critical services 0 None
2010-01-22 NTU calls for transparency and openness in negotiations on health care reform legislation 0 None
2010-01-22 Apotex provides nearly $2M worth of medicines for Haiti relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-22 New learning centre dedicated to train CT health care specialists established 0 None
2010-01-22 Hopkins dentist offers free dental care for needy people 1 None
2010-01-22 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation supports the ISE Annual Conference with $25,000 grant 0 None
2010-01-22 PCMA releases statement on new legislation introduced by Congressman Stephen F. Lynch 0 None
2010-01-22 Analysis: Will financial incentives and penalties improve hospital care? 0 None
2010-01-22 Why public support for health reform faltered 0 None
2010-01-22 New study shows VBID program can save money 0 None
2010-01-21 Wars less deadly, most war-related deaths result from disease, hunger, report says 0 None
2010-01-21 Behavioral Innovations opens its first autism treatment center in Texas 0 None
2010-01-21 Cancer Research UK offers translation service for people affected by cancer 0 None
2010-01-21 Five questions for successful weight loss 0 None
2010-01-21 Republican leaders: Dems aren't reaching out to pass health reform bill 0 None
2010-01-21 Pelosi: Senate health bill won't pass the House without changes 0 None
2010-01-21 AMA, AARP and MOAA join in unprecedented multi-state event to focus on Medicare physician cuts 0 None
2010-01-21 State organizers mobilize against national health reform 0 None
2010-01-21 Reuters examines chronic disease in developing countries, future of drug prices 0 None
2010-01-21 States struggle with budget cuts, increased Medicaid pressure 0 None
2010-01-21 U.S. Navy hospital ship reaches Haiti 0 None
2010-01-21 Democrats weigh imperfect options for moving forward on health reform 0 None
2010-01-21 Medicare fraud round-up: N.D. beneficiaries getting illegal phone calls, doctor indicted in Ohio 0 None
2010-01-21 Brown: Mass. voters shouldn't have to pay for national health reform 0 None
2010-01-21 News outlets focus on Pelosi, Nelson, Grassley, Harkin, Snowe and McCaskill 0 None
2010-01-21 Democrats consider scaling back health reform package 0 None
2010-01-21 Today's selection of opinions and editorials 0 None
2010-01-21 ResCare chooses GuardianEdge to assist in HIPAA compliance 0 None
2010-01-21 Rules for patient data security remain widely unenforced 0 None
2010-01-21 Health IT news: Grassley queries hospitals, Microsoft's CEO sees need to boost tech for doctors, hospitals 0 None
2010-01-21 Health care companies assess where they stand on health reform after election 0 None
2010-01-21 Zirmed achieves EHNAC HNAP accreditation 0 5
2010-01-21 First Edition: January 21, 2010 0 None
2010-01-21 FRC's statement on Massachusetts Senate election results 0 None
2010-01-21 MaMayo Clinic experts available to discuss health issues and concerns related to Olympic Games 0 None
2010-01-21 International Medical Corps sets up mobile medical unit at epicenter of Haiti earthquake 0 5
2010-01-21 ETMC Athens effectively handles record number of H1N1 cases 0 None
2010-01-21 Unpopularity of health care reform led to Republican win in Massachusetts: Hoover study 0 None
2010-01-21 Canadian Red Cross ships tents to Haiti 0 None
2010-01-21 Congressman Chaka Fattah comments on the Massachusetts election results 0 None
2010-01-21 Engaging in incentive-based wellness program is associated with lower healthcare costs 0 None
2010-01-21 NABJ to hold annual conference on Health Disparities 0 None
2010-01-21 HQCA supports recommended new Alberta Health Act 0 None
2010-01-21 CARNA responds to the release of Advisory Committee on Health report 0 None
2010-01-21 Grassley says bugs in health IT software endangering patients, other HIT news 0 None
2010-01-21 RMC selects Allscripts EDIS to improve access to clinical information 0 None
2010-01-21 Twenty-five percent of Americans surveyed favor health care reform legislation 0 None
2010-01-21 "Fast track" deficit commission opposed 0 None
2010-01-21 Congress urged to stop child maltreatment deaths 1 5
2010-01-21 Newspaper editors join in call for greater transparency in health talks 0 None
2010-01-21 OA urges patients to stop smoking before surgery to protect their own health 0 None
2010-01-21 Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center to open to patients in February 0 None
2010-01-21 NHC urges congress to continue work on meaningful healthcare reform 0 None
2010-01-21 Second earthquake hits Haiti as international relief efforts continue 0 None
2010-01-21 THCA concerned over pressure on state and federal funding for Texas' nursing home residents 0 None
2010-01-21 InterLingua Medical Publishing introduces Medical Point2's to solve language barriers in health care 0 None
2010-01-21 Stem Cell Assurance performs first regenerative cell breast augmentation surgery 1 4.5
2010-01-21 FORBA Holdings to pay $24M for resolving Medicaid fraud allegations 0 None
2010-01-21 Sanofi-aventis U.S. brings national experts together to help aging Americans with AFib 0 None
2010-01-21 Medco Health Solutions launches Medco TRC for oncology patients 0 None
2010-01-21 Health reform: Divided Democrats consider next steps 0 None
2010-01-21 Blue Cross Blue Shield accepts grant proposals from elementary schools to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2010-01-21 KHN column: Give nurses a bigger role in improving health care 0 None
2010-01-21 Knowledge Ventures appeals for orthopaedic hardware for Haiti victims 0 None
2010-01-21 Healthcare industry in Asia Pacific to grow up to US$349 billion by 2012 0 None
2010-01-21 Training health personnel in emotional intelligence can help women from developing depressive symptoms 0 None
2010-01-21 Blue Shield of California to offer Healthways' SilverSneakers Fitness Program to Medicare beneficiaries 0 None
2010-01-21 SCA begins new initiative to make 'error-free' cardiac surgery a reality 0 None
2010-01-21 FSAI lowers healthcare cost trend across Verisk Health's book of business by 5% 0 None
2010-01-21 American Legion urges VA to reduce disability claims backlog 0 5
2010-01-21 New survey: Nurses should have more influence on health care services, say opinion leaders 0 None
2010-01-21 Lawmakers discuss health reform bill's future; Reid says Senate won't take further action until Brown is seated 0 None
2010-01-21 New Right Hemisphere Stroke Center opened for patients with right hemisphere stroke syndrome 0 5
2010-01-21 New poll finds majority disapprove of Obama's handling of health care 0 None
2010-01-21 State officials, companies examine possible new regulations 0 None
2010-01-21 U.S. Healthworks completes $175 million financing package to leverage its acquisition strategy 0 None
2010-01-21 Health shares rise with speculation regarding Massachusetts election 0 None
2010-01-20 Health overhaul may have helped capsize Mass. Democrat 0 None
2010-01-20 GOP claims Massachusetts outcome signals changed political tide 0 None
2010-01-20 CIGNA International to develop and offer individual PMI for customers around the globe 0 None
2010-01-20 Companies overseeing prescription benefits poised for growth 0 None
2010-01-20 Aetna announces new fitness and nutrition program for employers nationwide 0 None
2010-01-20 Budget woes prompt health cuts in some states 0 None
2010-01-20 Amedisys and Humana sign national agreement to provide better home healthcare services 0 None
2010-01-20 New Life Agency announces creation of nation's first IVF insurance program 0 None
2010-01-20 GE Healthcare and The Michener Institute announce launch of new CT Imaging Centre of Excellence 0 None
2010-01-20 LPHC to acquire Santos Administraçāo e Participações regional healthcare system in Brazil 0 None
2010-01-20 First Edition: January 20, 2010 0 None
2010-01-20 Online scientific survey of job tasks for healthcare interpreters 0 None
2010-01-20 Modern healthcare in Tri-Cities offers bright economic future and improved quality of life 0 None
2010-01-20 Speaker and House Majority Leader hold press availability following Democratic leadership meeting 1 None
2010-01-20 OAC calls for health insurance coverage of USPTF recommended childhood obesity treatments 0 None
2010-01-20 Mitigating fraud in healthcare payments 1 None
2010-01-20 Johns Hopkins neurologist asks leaders to question 'futile and expensive' care in terminally ill patients 0 None
2010-01-20 Researchers measure medical students' attitudes and beliefs about CAM 0 None
2010-01-20 Officers face off; join American Red Cross for ‘Battle of the Badges’ blood drive 0 None
2010-01-20 Operation Rescue Insurrecta Nex comments on electing a Republican to 'Ted Kennedy's seat' 0 None
2010-01-20 Hospital for Special Surgery helps Haiti victims 1 3
2010-01-20 Patients Medical offers prevention tips for patients during heart health month 0 None
2010-01-20 Three hospitals selected as recipients of the 2009 DVTeamCare Hospital Award 0 None
2010-01-20 Vanguard Health Systems to implement and offer Dossia Personal Health Record to its employees 0 None
2010-01-20 Spain complaint: Too many European retirees with expensive health problems 0 None
2010-01-20 VA certifies GE’s Centricity Perioperative Anesthesia solution 0 None
2010-01-20 Light sedation decreases postoperative delirium in elderly patients by 50% 0 None
2010-01-20 Officials debate merits of medical marijuana as coping tool in pain fight 1 None
2010-01-20 Health IT roundup: Sharing data, tracking medical errors and revealing costs 0 None
2010-01-20 ConvaTec offers medical supplies for Haiti's relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-20 Obama seeks elusive health care victory by months' end 0 None
2010-01-20 Recipients of comprehensive primary care twice as likely to rate healthcare as high-quality 0 None
2010-01-20 St. Louis Children's Hospital installs Siemens' SOMATOM Definition AS CT scanner 0 None
2010-01-20 Republican Brown wins Massachusetts Senate seat 0 None
2010-01-20 Hoyer: Senate health bill 'clearly better than nothing' 0 None
2010-01-20 Massachusetts' Senate election could shape health reform's endgame 0 None
2010-01-20 News reports question health reform provisions, forecast legal issues 0 None
2010-01-20 Medicare, consumers face challenges when trying to make choices based on value 0 None
2010-01-20 'Secret bill writing' and Washington rumors are issues in health debate 0 None
2010-01-20 Global health care errors, fraud costs $260b annually, report finds 0 None
2010-01-19 The price they paid 0 None
2010-01-19 Health insurer stocks rise as Wall Street anticipates Republican victory in Mass. 0 None
2010-01-19 AccessDNA and Informed Medical Decisions team up to provide telephone-based genetic counseling services 0 5
2010-01-19 GOP effort to recruit House Democrats to oppose health overhaul stalls 0 None
2010-01-19 California limits HMO wait times 0 None
2010-01-19 Dems plot health reform contingency plans if GOP wins Massachusetts Senate seat 0 None
2010-01-19 KCI contributes advanced wound care products for the Haiti relief effort 0 None
2010-01-19 CBAI collaborates with Center for Stem Cell Awareness to re-sell its stem cell collection and storage services 0 None
2010-01-19 Surrex Consulting launches new division created to service the Healthcare IT and EHR market 0 None
2010-01-19 First Edition: January 19, 2010 0 1
2010-01-19 IB-Salut implements Picis' CareSuite high-acuity solutions at Hospital Can Misses 0 None
2010-01-19 Study reveals declining employer satisfaction with health insurers 1 None
2010-01-19 Canada's top sport physiotherapists play a critical role in medical preparation and treatment of Olympic athletes 0 None
2010-01-19 Video Guidance designs integrated distance learning program for NWHSU 0 None
2010-01-19 BBB rates 6 Day Dental and Orthodontics A+ 0 None
2010-01-19 Conference to discuss developments in the evolving area of DSD 0 None
2010-01-19 Save the Children delivers food, water, and essential medical supplies to 14 hospitals in Haiti 0 None
2010-01-19 Laerdal and NLN offer nursing cases for SimMan 3G simulators 0 None
2010-01-19 New scheme could reduce overnight hospital stays by almost 50% 0 None
2010-01-19 Press Ganey Associates and UNOS develop comprehensive transplant survey 0 None
2010-01-19 PHEN to develop a scaled-down structure and continue operations 0 None
2010-01-19 Pre-Med Professional Magnet program for students interested in medicine and healthcare announced 0 None
2010-01-19 PAHO/WHO to assess the impact of earthquake on Haiti’s health facilities 0 None
2010-01-19 Bariatric procedures in Medicare population are associated with improved outcomes 0 None
2010-01-19 Abbott to provide critical pharmaceutical and nutritional products for Haiti relief efforts 0 None
2010-01-19 Seven Corners sets up Alarm Center for aiding Haiti earthquake victims 0 None
2010-01-19 Red Cross emergency field hospital, Canadian medical and technical professionals deployed in Haiti 0 None
2010-01-19 Seven out of eight Swedish adolescents have poor oral hygiene 0 None
2010-01-19 T-System provides disaster-oriented charting templates at no cost to Haiti relief medical staff 0 2
2010-01-19 Stress and anxiety can affect caregiver’s health; may impact on the work of caring 0 None
2010-01-19 Anthem Blue Cross and California Regional Hospital Associations join in patient safety collaborative 0 None
2010-01-19 Tragic consequences of AIDS denialism in South Africa 0 None
2010-01-19 Orbis Education completes $8M Series B financing to expand its online nursing education programs 0 None
2010-01-19 New data shows significant rise in healthcare premiums 0 None
2010-01-19 Unique partnership leverages funds and technology to track and improve breast screening program 0 None
2010-01-19 Foresters renews commitment as the international underwriter of Children’s Miracle Network’s Radiothon program 0 None
2010-01-19 Top pharmaceutical companies choose Cegedim Dendrite's cMDM solution 0 None
2010-01-19 Huntington Hospital uses Voalte One system to help nurses improve communication at point-of-care 0 3.3
2010-01-19 Medline Industries donates more than $250,000 in initial humanitarian aid to the people of Haiti 0 None
2010-01-18 HHS medical response teams help victims of Haiti earthquake providing medical care 0 None
2010-01-18 Democrats plot possible health bill strategies if Mass. seat goes to GOP 0 None
2010-01-18 SPI to implement eClinicalWorks EMR solution 0 None
2010-01-18 US hospital emergency departments treat an average 31,500 table saw-related injuries per year 0 None
2010-01-18 Research analyses underfunding in state retiree benefits 0 None
2010-01-18 Wellness programs help retain employees 0 None
2010-01-18 ERT Knowledge Series of educational papers discusses patient safety in clinical trials 0 None
2010-01-18 Medical innovation needed despite current economic problems, says Eli Lilly CEO 2 None
2010-01-18 Health experts calls for smoking cessation programmes among healthcare professionals 0 None
2010-01-18 Patients have few barriers to affordable health care, efficient care in post-Katrina primary care clinics 0 None
2010-01-18 New book on harnessing science and innovation to tackle challenges in poor countries 0 None
2010-01-18 Self-control-or the lack thereof-is contagious, University of Georgia study reveals 0 None
2010-01-18 Health care reform: Opportunities and challenges in palliative care 0 None
2010-01-18 Canadians consume more than double the recommended amount of sodium daily, study says 0 None
2010-01-18 Obama's latest dilemma: Confronting the AIDS pandemic 1 None
2010-01-18 Unveiling of soybean genome could help boost crop yields in future 0 None
2010-01-18 Nationwide Children's Hospital to break ground for its third research facility 0 None
2010-01-18 "Cadillac Plan" tax: Society of Actuaries proposes changes for successful health care reform 0 None
2010-01-18 Memorial Healthcare System to deploy Axolotl’s Elysium Exchange solutions for HIE 0 None
2010-01-18 Major tobacco company dampens impact of EU public health legislation 0 None
2010-01-18 Medpac recommendation: Adjust Medicare's hospital inpatient payments to recoup overpayments 0 None
2010-01-18 NYT magazine: Reid wages political battles on two fronts 0 None
2010-01-18 Health personalities: Nelson, Landrieu, Melancon, Regina Benjamin 0 None
2010-01-18 Mass. special election could shape fate of health reform 1 None
2010-01-18 Missouri best in using federal aid to combat Medicaid fraud, other states fight over federal rules 0 None
2010-01-18 KHN column: Individual mandate would impose taxes on low-wage workers 0 None
2010-01-18 Health IT Roundup: Problems with privacy, access to records highlighted in news reports 0 None
2010-01-18 Research suggests mail-order pharmacies are associated with better medication adherence 0 None
2010-01-18 Health Policy Research Roundup: New Orleans clinic experiences, health reform and lagging biomedical research funds 0 None
2010-01-18 Healthcare professionals fail to advise patients on their fitness to drive, researchers say 0 None
2010-01-18 As health reform win seems close, Reid struggling in Nevada re-election bid 0 None
2010-01-18 Obama signals interest in reducing the protections for biologic drugs 0 None
2010-01-18 Also in global health news: Anti-gay bill; Bush Institute TV show; funds for HIV programs in Kenya; EU aid commitments 0 None
2010-01-18 Majority of healthcare professionals fail to advise patients about their fitness to drive 0 None
2010-01-18 Chamber of Commerce says health fight over -- but sees room to maneuver 0 None
2010-01-18 Republicans hint at strategy to defeat health bill 0 None
2010-01-18 Health care fraud is big business 0 None
2010-01-18 Minnesota County says state plan to cover costs of health care for the needy is unfair 0 None
2010-01-18 Geisinger CEO wins 2010 TRUST Award 0 None
2010-01-18 Federal survey shows more than 6.7 million children in the United States have no health insurance 0 None
2010-01-18 Atlantic examines drug-resistant TB control worldwide 0 None
2010-01-18 Mass. Senate election could play role in health reform endgame 0 None
2010-01-18 'Cadillac' tax deal in the works 1 None
2010-01-18 Republicans decry Dems' deal with labor 0 None
2010-01-18 Sen. Feingold asks Democratic leaders to remove special deals from health bill 0 None
2010-01-18 CKD patients do not receive adequate end-of-life care 0 None
2010-01-18 AP examines Clinton's emphasis on women's empowerment, trip to PNG 0 None
2010-01-18 Aflac becomes the most preferred carrier for voluntary insurance among brokers 0 5
2010-01-18 Obama rallies House Democrats during Caucus retreat 0 None
2010-01-18 Democrats reportedly settle key issues on health bill but no final accord yet 0 None
2010-01-18 U.S., World mount response to Haiti 7.0 earthquake 0 None
2010-01-18 Major insurers funded Chamber of Commerce ads attacking health bills 0 None
2010-01-18 GOP governors say health 'deals' are being cut without their input 0 None
2010-01-18 McConnell hopes Democrats see unpopularity of health bill and change course 0 None
2010-01-18 Infections in Pennsylvania hospitals lower than national average, errors also down in Minn. 0 None
2010-01-18 House, Senate lawmakers race to find compromise, but differ on key issues 0 None
2010-01-18 Inadequate saliva and fluoride can contribute to tooth decay 0 None
2010-01-18 Health overhaul might relieve 'job lock' phenomenon 0 None
2010-01-18 Massachusetts Senate race tightens over health care reform 0 None
2010-01-18 Multiple issues still on the table in House-Senate health bill negotiations 0 None
2010-01-18 FTC wants to ban 'pay-to-delay' settlements related to generic drugs 0 None
2010-01-18 Democrats appear to reach deal on 'Cadillac' tax 0 None
2010-01-18 Nelson asks Reid to cancel Nebraska Medicaid deal 0 None
2010-01-18 Obama reportedly supportive of House bid to include national exchanges in health bill 0 None
2010-01-18 Nevada governor considers dropping out of Medicaid 0 None
2010-01-18 Dispute erupts between Reid and Lieberman around 'double-cross' quote 0 None
2010-01-18 Proposed tax expansions could help pay for health reform 0 None
2010-01-18 Dems back at the negotiating table with final health bill deal 'very close' 0 None
2010-01-18 States threaten lawsuit over Nebraska's Medicaid deal in Senate health bill 0 None
2010-01-18 Study raises concerns about drug-resistant HIV 0 None
2010-01-18 State budgets in straits as health programs sap resources 0 None
2010-01-18 Democrats endure political anxieties as health talks continue 1 None
2010-01-17 Cardiologists contest Medicare cuts 0 None
2010-01-17 Democratic leaders debate health reform at the White House 0 None
2010-01-17 California health information organization closes after losing state bid 0 None
2010-01-17 As budgets squeeze, states seek more federal help with Medicaid responsibilities 0 None
2010-01-17 AMGA reports significant growth in 2009; 2010 paves way for another successful year 0 None
2010-01-17 Unions, Democratic leaders and White House reach agreement on 'Cadillac' health insurance plans 0 None
2010-01-17 Also in Global Health News: Family planning in Philippines; drug pricing in Africa 0 None
2010-01-14 Veterans Affairs hires five new Federal Recovery Coordinators 1 None
2010-01-14 Broad Health Coalition presses for medical liability reform 0 None
2010-01-13 Art program gives a ray of hope for patients 0 None
2010-01-13 New analytic application offers new insights to employers on their health benefits 0 None
2010-01-13 Americans for Responsible Heath Care launches independent television ad campaign 0 None
2010-01-13 Medical Marijuana praises New Jersey State Assembly for removing state-wide penalties on marijuana use 0 None
2010-01-13 RN Union launches nationwide disaster relief program to assist Haiti residents 3 None
2010-01-13 U.S. Department of Labor sues Mid-States Express for misusing employees' retirement and health benefit plans 0 None
2010-01-13 Era of rapid expansion in biomedical research funding began in 1990's ends 0 None
2010-01-13 NCCN to present recommendations on REMS in cancer care at Oncology Summit 0 None
2010-01-13 Telecare Corporation, Eisenhower Medical Center partner to manage a new inpatient geropyschiatric program 0 None
2010-01-13 Healthcare executives explain how manual processes can bleed billions of dollars in fraud and duplicative costs 0 None
2010-01-13 Breast cancer organizations form new agreement to raise funds for research 0 None
2010-01-13 Nancy Pelosi: Insurance companies funneled between $10M and $20M to fund deceptive television ads 0 None
2010-01-13 Agilent Technologies launches two Greenhouse Gases Analyzers 0 None
2010-01-13 Public health experts take steps to reduce number of healthcare professionals who smoke 0 None
2010-01-13 NCB Capital Impact and MetLife team up to get more capital for community health centers 0 None
2010-01-13 Unintentional suffocation of infants twice as common in rural areas of China 0 None
2010-01-13 AACE sends petition to Congress opposing new Medicare policy 0 None
2010-01-13 MedAssets to demonstrate how its solutions help optimize hospital’s revenue cycle 0 None
2010-01-13 Emmi Solutions expands existing suite of cancer-related programs in collaboration with ACS 0 None
2010-01-13 Economist Stuart Butler: Give states maximum flexibility under health reform 0 None
2010-01-13 PIMs usage among elderly patients may increase adverse events and health care costs 0 1.5
2010-01-13 Minneapolis-St. Paul hospitals stopping losses after year of cost cutting 0 None
2010-01-13 Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center expands use of clinical components in Eclipsys Sunrise Enterprise solutions 0 None
2010-01-13 FRC to discuss how House and Senate healthcare bills violate America's guiding document 0 None
2010-01-13 Florida Hospital selects HealthPort’s ROI Partner Program 0 None
2010-01-13 ACP supports equality of Medicaid and Medicare rates for primary care services 0 None
2010-01-13 ATR analyses impact of Coakley's support for the Senate healthcare bill 0 None
2010-01-13 Send Word Now to provide emergency voice and text communication services to Unity Health System's hospitals 0 5
2010-01-13 Progress on MDG targets is 'key priority' in 2010 for U.N. Secretary-General 0 None
2010-01-13 Consumer Watchdog calls for affordability and accountability changes to the health reform legislation 0 None
2010-01-13 Majority of doctors appear to ignore FDA warning to screen high-risk medications 1 None
2010-01-13 ACP issues position paper to guide ethical relationships among patients, physicians and caregivers 0 None
2010-01-13 Lawmakers face political challenges as they return to health overhaul chores 0 None
2010-01-13 ETMC Athens gears up for next flu pandemic 0 None
2010-01-13 Health care bill not as positive for seniors as stated, says TSCL 0 None
2010-01-13 Denmark's digital health system could pave way for U.S. 0 None
2010-01-13 Coalition asks Congress to eliminate excise tax on health benefits 0 None
2010-01-13 Congress expected to shun mammography recommendations in final health bill 0 None
2010-01-13 Medicare pay irks physicians, leaves some patients stranded 0 None
2010-01-13 Budget and cost issues continue to plague states 0 None
2010-01-13 Pediatric specialists and pharmacists may get boost from health bills 0 None
2010-01-13 UNAIDS chief calls for reduction in MTCT in Africa 0 None
2010-01-12 Labor leaders confront Obama on 'Cadillac' tax proposal 0 None
2010-01-12 Miami resident pleads guilty to conspiring in Medicare fraud program 0 None
2010-01-12 China's one-child policy creates serious demographic problem, Chinese report says 1 5
2010-01-12 Chicago surrogacy firms launch program to aid parents with surrogacy births 0 None
2010-01-12 GAO: Some meds had 'extraordinary' price hikes over past eight years 0 None
2010-01-12 Skeptics question health overhaul savings, cost-controls 0 None
2010-01-12 Health bill negotiators consider applying Medicare tax to investment income, WSJ reports 0 None
2010-01-12 White House considers help with proposed Medicaid expansion for states 0 None
2010-01-12 ANI launches professional development program that pairs nurses with mentors 0 None
2010-01-12 First Edition: January 12, 2010 0 None
2010-01-12 Attorney General to address "Cornhusker Kickback" provision in health care reform bill 1 5
2010-01-12 Quantros' application for fulfilling complex reporting requirements of MMSEA Section 111 0 None
2010-01-12 Nursing educators learn latest developments in nursing education at Faculty Development Institute conference 0 5
2010-01-12 Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust implements Picis software solutions 0 None
2010-01-12 Public health and environment at risk: Large tobacco company influences EU policymaking 0 None
2010-01-12 Stanford University School of Medicine adopts new, industry-funded model for continuing physicians’ education 0 None
2010-01-12 U.S. physicians can receive interest-free loan from Ingenix to license and implement CareTracker EHR 0 None
2010-01-12 Study: Large amount of money in wasted claims expense is missed by organizations relying on random-sample methodology 0 None
2010-01-12 SAC named alpha site for AQI's first national anesthesia data registry 0 5
2010-01-12 Integration demonstration between EHR platforms and Nextrials’ Prism EDC technology 0 None
2010-01-12 Notice of Proposed Rule Making moves healthcare industry closer to securing ARRA stimulus payments 0 None
2010-01-12 Prescribing culture of antipsychotic medications in nursing homes examined 0 None
2010-01-12 Analyzing physicians' practice patterns may hold clues to curb rising healthcare costs 0 None
2010-01-12 SAMHSA invites applications for $21.8 million funds for Mental Health Data Infrastructure Grants for Quality Improvement 0 None
2010-01-12 Physicians' moods impact number of prescriptions, referrals and lab tests, says BGU researcher 0 None
2010-01-12 American Heart Association supports salt reduction initiative 0 None
2010-01-12 Med-Vision implements Verisk Health’s Explorer solution to reduce clients' healthcare costs 0 None
2010-01-12 Web-based lesson voted "Educational Product of the Year" 0 None
2010-01-12 Gunshot and stab victims face increased risk of death with prehospital spine immobilization 0 None
2010-01-12 Health IT Roundup: Stimulus funding pushes effort to wire doctors' offices 0 None
2010-01-12 IAM votes to oppose any health care reform legislation funded by taxing workers' existing health care benefits 0 None
2010-01-12 Administration, labor leaders set stage for today's meeting regarding proposed 'Cadillac' tax 0 None
2010-01-12 New federal law expands mental health coverage 0 None
2010-01-12 Pan-American Benefits Solutions launched to provide limited medical group benefits in the U.S. 0 None
2010-01-12 Evidence-based medicine can improve the US healthcare system 0 None
2010-01-12 Families should include eye exam as a healthy resolution for New Year 0 None
2010-01-12 MEDecision to deliver Alineo and Nexalign to AFMC 0 None
2010-01-12 Insurance mandates spark GOP fight while proposed insurance pools, abortion issues are examined 0 None
2010-01-12 U.S. changes HIV policy to allow foreigners with virus to enter 0 None
2010-01-12 Detroit paper explores pain of facing breast cancer without insurance 0 None
2010-01-12 Jobs numbers in health sector defy recession, more growth expected 0 None
2010-01-12 AmerisourceBergen announces new programs for long term care and retail pharmacies 0 None
2010-01-12 AMN Healthcare launches new corporate brand identity 0 None
2010-01-12 Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger plans health cuts; news outlets report on Medicaid funding issues 0 None
2010-01-12 Lawmakers, public grapple with health care endgame 0 None
2010-01-12 Obama administration supports Cairo conference goals, Clinton says 0 None
2010-01-12 In weekly address, Obama focuses on immediate benefits of health bill 0 None
2010-01-11 Obama to meet with labor leaders to push 'Cadillac' tax in health overhaul legislation 0 None
2010-01-11 CMS study finds Senate health bill would increase costs less steeply than thought 1 None
2010-01-11 Albertsons launches new online community to provide value-driven choices for healthier living 0 1
2010-01-11 A wellness provision in the Senate reform bill draws opposition 0 None
2010-01-11 Uphill battles for lawmakers as intensity picks up on health bill negotiations 0 None
2010-01-11 First Edition: January 11, 2010 0 None
2010-01-11 CHI selects Allscripts' EHR solution to enhance patient care 0 None
2010-01-11 Allscripts introduces Allscripts Stimulus Program for physicians 0 None
2010-01-11 Patient News Publishing and Eco-Dentistry Association to offer premium dental newsletters 0 None
2010-01-11 Allscripts Care Management solution selected for Legacy Health's hospitals 0 None
2010-01-11 Cardiac Science and Gust Bardy launch innovation center to develop cost-effective medical products and services 0 None
2010-01-09 Experts from Johns Hopkins Medicine comment on healthcare reform 0 5
2010-01-09 Interest in studying psychology on the rise 0 2.5
2010-01-09 SEIU-UHW members call for NLRB to schedule elections early 0 None
2010-01-09 Gilbert Hospital remains one of the best choices for hospital care in the southeast valley 0 None
2010-01-09 NOTA questions FDA's attempted regulation of on-site tests 1 None
2010-01-09 U.S. Government supports ICPD; next five years crucial to meet reproductive healthcare goals 0 None
2010-01-09 Study suggests participating in volunteer activities may prevent frailty in older adults 0 None
2010-01-09 U.S. Government's interoperable identity management standards meet NHIN’s requirements 0 None
2010-01-09 Physiotherapy not "alternative" medicine or "voodoo", says CPA 0 None
2010-01-09 NCD to release report on workforce infrastructure for people with disabilities 0 None
2010-01-09 Nominations open for 2010 National Courage Award 0 None
2010-01-09 Medicare, fraud and abuse remains top health law issues for 2010 2 None
2010-01-09 Apollo Health Street launches two service lines to expand hospital revenue cycle management solutions 0 None
2010-01-09 KLAS survey reveals client confidence in athenaClinicals EHR 1 5
2010-01-09 Medicare Part D beneficiaries can now avail free review sessions at Walgreens pharmacy 0 None
2010-01-09 Carnegie Foundation report calls for enhanced education training for nursing workforce 2 5
2010-01-09 Shah sworn in as USAID administrator 0 None
2010-01-09 Illicit drug use among older adults may lead to increase in substance abuse treatment services 0 None
2010-01-09 Recent releases in Global Health 1 None
2010-01-09 Ricoh Americas to host Ricoh Healthcare InfoBriefs for healthcare professionals 0 None
2010-01-09 Health and development groups applaud Clinton speech; call for action 0 1
2010-01-09 New agreement to ensure patients' safety at KCHC approved 0 None
2010-01-09 AHF launches national cross country HIV testing tour in Oregon 0 None
2010-01-09 Reform will save and create millions of more jobs, says Speaker Pelosi 0 None
2010-01-09 Yale - New Haven Hospital earns SCPC accreditation 0 None
2010-01-09 House Democrats tussling on taxes, exchanges in health bill negotiations 0 None
2010-01-09 IHSS supporters vow to fight Governor's budget cut proposals 0 None
2010-01-09 Providence Holy Cross Medical Center receives $500,000 grant from Verizon to improve hospital's efficiency 0 None
2010-01-09 Gilbert Hospital optimistic about 2010 0 None
2010-01-09 Insurers hope to sway House-Senate agreement over regulation, taxes 0 None
2010-01-09 Also in global health news: Museveni on Uganda anti-gay bill; Zambia, India on collaboration; media examines water issues; Southern Sudan conflict 0 None
2010-01-09 HumanaOne expands individual Short Term health insurance product 0 None
2010-01-09 Hospital error rates climb in California 0 None
2010-01-09 Nelson calls for expansion of Nebraska Medicaid deal to all states 0 None
2010-01-09 A forum for clinicians and scientists to share research results and new developments 0 None
2010-01-09 MinuteClinic re-accredited and earns the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval 1 None
2010-01-09 Tech Roundup: Virtual visits, EMR loans and a new e-prescribing tool 0 None
2010-01-09 CCAGW calls for open, televised process on healthcare negotiations 0 None
2010-01-09 Primer: House vs. Senate health bill 0 None
2010-01-09 Study: Reform bills could save health care dollars 0 None
2010-01-09 Study finds patients more likely to skip diabetes medicine while in the 'doughnut hole' 0 None
2010-01-09 LehmanMillet honored with four prestigious industry awards 0 None
2010-01-09 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2010-01-09 Economist examines innovative mechanisms for funding global health programs 0 None
2010-01-09 One million seniors get more generous prescription drug benefits 0 None
2010-01-08 VA expected to move soon to cover more effects of Agent Orange 0 None
2010-01-08 Possible loopholes, insurance costs in Senate health bill 0 None
2010-01-08 Hurdles to clear in the Senate's reform endgame, and possible 2010 consequences 0 None
2010-01-08 Health policy research roundup: Long-term care, diabetes disparities, health IT 0 None
2010-01-08 White House rallies Democratic governors around health reform 0 None
2010-01-08 About 3 million lose health coverage in California 0 None
2010-01-08 TeamHealth acquires Anesthetix Management LLC 0 None
2010-01-08 SEIU ULTCW comments on recommended cuts to the In-Home Supportive Services program 0 None
2010-01-08 John C. Lechleiter to deliver keynote address on human dimensions of medical innovation 0 None
2010-01-08 First Edition: January 8, 2010 0 None
2010-01-08 Medicare documentation requirements for power wheelchairs must be improved, federal report 0 5
2010-01-08 New Jersey nonprofit bucks the trend of skyrocketing health insurance costs 0 None
2010-01-08 New MOU between UNECE and EC for follow-up activities of ageing strategy 0 None
2010-01-08 Growth and profitability of health insurers continue to be under pressure 0 None
2010-01-08 Manual of ethical best practices for healthcare documentation businesses now available 0 None
2010-01-08 TCRH expands its McKesson Paragon hospital information system to improve patient safety 0 None
2010-01-08 Scientists and clinicians address diagnosis and treatment for autoimmune and autoinflammatory diseases 0 4.7
2010-01-08 ACP urges legislators to include provisions in health reform bill that support primary care workforce 0 None
2010-01-08 King Center to host second annual 'Health and Wellness Forum' 0 None
2010-01-08 Ongoing state budget cuts continue to impact health care services in California 0 None
2010-01-08 Physicians can receive federal incentives for switching to electronic medical records 0 None
2010-01-08 HealthSouth signs divesture agreement with Baton Rouge Rehabilitation Hospital 0 None
2010-01-08 Senate passes Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; WHOA included as provision in health reform bill 0 None
2010-01-08 Chamber of Commerce unleashes new health reform warning ads; other stakeholders emphasize affordability 0 None
2010-01-08 KHN column: An entitlement certain to grow in spite of 'firewalls' 0 None
2010-01-08 Trauma center at SLU Hospital verified as Level 1 Trauma Center by ACSCOT 0 None
2010-01-08 Majority of long-term cancer survivors do not have access to personalized care services 0 None
2010-01-08 Development to be 'central pillar' of U.S. foreign policy, Clinton says 0 None
2010-01-08 Nation's best cardiac programs team up to offer improved heart care 0 None
2010-01-08 Obama said to back 'Cadillac tax' in final health bill 0 None
2010-01-08 Exercise, nutrition and hormone optimization are key to improve men's health issues 0 None
2010-01-08 Congress approves $1.5 million for first-ever psoriasis patient registry at CDC 0 5
2010-01-08 Few people sue British national health system 0 None
2010-01-08 University of Washington and Aegis Living to promote wellness programs 0 None
2010-01-08 Nelson wants to open Nebraska's Medicaid deal to all states 0 None
2010-01-08 Final health care reform legislation requires comprehensive coverage of smoking cessation treatment 0 None
2010-01-08 ICSI creates Professional Partnerships group to help medical groups transform their health care 0 None
2010-01-08 Health care reform bill could penalize married couples 0 None
2010-01-08 Iowa eyes improving program for uninsured adults; Minn. and Okla. confront health spending cuts 0 None
2010-01-08 Nelson's Medicaid deal comes under attack 0 None
2010-01-08 Behavioral Innovations partners with insurance companies to mitigate financial burden on parents 0 None
2010-01-08 Difficult to decipher: Tracking the funding sources for some health care interest groups 0 None
2010-01-08 HHS releases nation’s first comprehensive strategy to address existing and emerging health threats 0 None
2010-01-08 Senate retirements focus Democrats on election prospects and health bill impact 0 None
2010-01-07 Opinions: Uganda anti-gay bill; Clinton's foreign policy speech; PEPFAR 0 None
2010-01-07 Uninsured patients struggle to access health care as hospitals end programs 0 None
2010-01-07 Democrats 'very close' to health bill agreement 0 None
2010-01-07 Analysis: Medicare Part D has lessons for health reform 0 None
2010-01-07 First Edition: January 7, 2010 0 None
2010-01-07 Apoteket and Medco Health Solutions develop centralized prescription safety program 0 None
2010-01-07 IHPM and i.e. join to form MAGNETT Health to improve employees' health 0 None
2010-01-07 BUSM researchers develop mathematical methodology to reduce biologic variation in clinical status 0 None
2010-01-07 MedLink qualifies for 2010 PQRI programs 0 None
2010-01-07 New Sermo Event Report assesses physicians' perception of multiple sclerosis drugs 2 None
2010-01-07 Virginia elementary school children will receive their second dose of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2010-01-07 MSHA selects Allscripts EHR and PM solutions to enhance patient care 0 None
2010-01-07 Diabetes patients with Part D coverage gap are less likely to stick to their medications 1 None
2010-01-07 New public-private electronic records sharing program for some San Diego patients 0 None
2010-01-07 New research shows healthcare organizations can achieve impressive gains in profitability 0 None
2010-01-07 Assembly Health Committee removes $1.4 billion alcohol mitigation fee program; Assembly Member vows to carry on with new charge for harm bill 0 None
2010-01-07 Authors explain why health care reform initiative should include CER 0 5
2010-01-07 Concentra Urgent Care launches redesigned website to educate people on various health conditions 0 None
2010-01-07 Nancy Pelosi holds brief press availability after House Democrats' meeting 0 None
2010-01-07 NCC Construction Sweden to build new forensic psychiatric care facility in Gothenburg 0 None
2010-01-07 CMS launches annual provider satisfaction survey 0 None
2010-01-07 The Methodist Hospital offers web-based tool to help patients understand their health care better 0 None
2010-01-07 Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute selected as top 25 hospitals for cardiac bypass surgery 0 None
2010-01-07 Rural health care advocates struggle for attention in Texas 0 None
2010-01-07 Health-IT experts discuss privacy and security requirements of computerized PHRs at upcoming forum 0 None
2010-01-07 SLU Hospital's CEO honored with Patriot Award 0 5
2010-01-07 NCPA offers lawmakers updated health care reform recommendations 0 None
2010-01-07 Child abuse and neglect can increase when families are under stress 0 None
2010-01-07 Heartland Regional Medical Center saves more than $3.3 million by utilizing PCS 0 None
2010-01-07 Goosby outlines PEPFAR's strategy to strengthen health systems in Reuters interview 0 None
2010-01-07 BDI offers clinical programs to help overcome emotional and psychological issues associated with diabetes 0 None
2010-01-07 Fountainview offers innovative amenities for independent seniors 0 None
2010-01-07 Public option, affordability issues central to health bill negotiations 0 None
2010-01-07 Looking Forward: What might change quickly if health overhaul passes 0 None
2010-01-07 Antiretroviral therapy improves health outcomes for HIV patients 0 None
2010-01-07 Veterans Affairs and Kaiser Permanente launch pilot medical data exchange program in San Diego 0 None
2010-01-07 Pelosi feeling the pressure of health bill negotiations 0 None
2010-01-07 U-M study reveals black men are misdiagnosed with schizophrenia five times higher than any other group 0 None
2010-01-07 Health care jobs top future employment opportunity list 0 None
2010-01-07 Senate: Democratic retirements raise questions about political support for health reform 0 None
2010-01-07 Meridian Health and Cypak collaborate to improve patient care and clinical outcomes 0 None
2010-01-07 Canada supports Mexico's pandemic response efforts 0 None
2010-01-07 Up to final hours, lobbyists influence health overhaul 0 None
2010-01-07 LIBERTY Dental Plan receives Certificate of Authority from Office of Insurance Regulation in Florida 0 None
2010-01-06 Odyssey HealthCare acquires Westchester 0 None
2010-01-06 Dialysis extension at Atlanta hospital eases crisis for illegal immigrants 0 None
2010-01-06 House Democrats develop wish list for final reform package, return to the White House 0 None
2010-01-06 Democratic leaders plot course to finish health reform legislation 0 None
2010-01-06 A presidential push to finalize health reform quickly 0 None
2010-01-06 First Edition: January 6, 2010 0 None
2010-01-06 Medicare beneficiaries can switch their coverage during open enrollment, says Allsup 0 None
2010-01-06 Making too much -- and too little -- to benefit from health care changes 0 None
2010-01-06 Weill Cornell Medical College offers innovative program to teach medical students about health care system 0 None
2010-01-06 Sg2: Demand for outpatient services to increase by nearly 22% over the next decade 0 None
2010-01-06 Center for Technology and Aging announces grants to improve medication use in older adults 0 None
2010-01-06 Historic low in drug spending growth coincides with cost-saving tools developed by PBMs 0 None
2010-01-06 Loyola University Health System launches new program to study healthcare, costs and patient safety 0 None
2010-01-06 Healthcare costs continue to grow faster than overall economy, says CMS report 0 None
2010-01-06 House health care bill offers insurance help to some migrants from Pacific Islands 0 None
2010-01-06 Gordian Health Solutions renamed as Onlife Health 0 None
2010-01-06 Enhanced health management program from Nationwide Better Health 0 None
2010-01-06 SAVE THE PATIENT to host community show to help seniors navigate long-term care issues 0 None
2010-01-06 UHC signs strategic partnership agreement with EHR 0 None
2010-01-06 Medicare begins to reimburse for HIV screening 0 None
2010-01-06 NFCA and Partners Against Pain team up to create new Caregiver Cornerstones resource 0 None
2010-01-06 States that receive federal funds are more likely to implement obesity-prevention programs 0 None
2010-01-06 Ford transfers health care liabilities union trust 1 None
2010-01-06 Health bills include proposals for new physician payment system 0 None
2010-01-06 Multidisciplinary care, patient decision aids rarely offered by breast cancer surgeons 0 None
2010-01-06 Most of world's 13m preterm births occur in Africa, Asia 0 None
2010-01-06 Rural Americans often struggle to access care 0 None
2010-01-06 For pregnant African tourist, U.S. health care system comes through 0 None
2010-01-06 Clinton foundation releases donor list 0 None
2010-01-06 State lawmakers vow to fight variations in health overhaul's costs for Medicaid expansions 0 None
2010-01-06 Governor's threats to fight health reforms would do more harm than good for Idahoans, says ARRP 0 None
2010-01-06 H1N1 flu vaccine now available at CVS/pharmacy locations throughout California 0 None
2010-01-06 C-SPAN asks Democrats to open health reform conference negotiations 0 None
2010-01-06 MHA acquires Net-Rx 0 1.3
2010-01-06 Congress likely to skip formal conference committee negotiations regarding health reform 0 None
2010-01-06 U.S. health spending slows in '08, but federal share soars 0 None
2010-01-05 Also in global health news: Aid in S. Somalia; virus-resistant mosquitoes; composting toilets in Haiti; U.S. Congressional Group visits India 0 None
2010-01-05 Wisconsin rural hospitals hope for federal money to offset state Medicaid cut 0 None
2010-01-05 Exercise does not result in significant weight loss 0 None
2010-01-05 Congress would make insurers spend more money on consumers' care 0 None
2010-01-05 UAE hosts five-day global health conference 0 None
2010-01-05 With a day of meetings, Democratic leaders focus on health bill 0 None
2010-01-05 Northwest Hospital & Medical Center collaborates with UW Medicine Health System to improve healthcare 0 None
2010-01-05 COBRA extension helps unemployed workers this year 0 None
2010-01-05 AHF launches second HIV Testing Tour across the US 0 None
2010-01-05 An audit of Obama's performance on his health care campaign promises 0 None
2010-01-05 Survey reveals majority of Americans would seek new coverage options, but some would delay coverage 0 None
2010-01-05 First Edition: January 5, 2010 0 None
2010-01-05 SmartShift ISM self-scheduling system reduces costs and boosts nurse staff retention and morale 0 None
2010-01-05 Despite economic downturn, Russia still represents a promising healthcare market 0 None
2010-01-05 Elsevier acquires NurseSquared 0 None
2010-01-05 Health Strategy Associates and present webinar on managing prescription drug costs 0 None
2010-01-05 Article provides issues and challenges encountered by hospitals in implementing cooling program for post arrest patients 0 None
2010-01-05 Health and hard-earned money traded on high-fat, poor-quality food 0 None
2010-01-05 Woodcock discusses FDA's ongoing initiative to reduce preventable harm from medication use 0 None
2010-01-05 U.S. Preventive Medicine's groundbreaking approach to prevention featured on "Hannity" 0 None
2010-01-05 NQF endorses 70 measures to improve gathering of clinical electronic data 0 None
2010-01-05 Changes to children's health care and education policies required for California's economic competitiveness 0 None
2010-01-05 Hospitals to receive payments from Medicare and Medicaid for effective use of EHRs 0 None
2010-01-05 VHA predicts capital spending pressure is expected to ease as hospitals collaborate to drive down costs 0 None
2010-01-05 Physicians fail to provide pain treatment for fear of prescription drug abuse 0 None
2010-01-05 Three IMOM facilities implement eMix for securely sharing radiology images and reports 0 None
2010-01-05 IOM issues report recommending further restrictions on duty hours to ensure patient safety 0 None
2010-01-05 Zynx Health lauds definition of “meaningful use” of EHR technology 0 None
2010-01-05 Catholic Bishops mandate food, water for comatose patients with little hope of recovery 0 None
2010-01-05 Changes needed in orthopedic training programs, but restrictions and generational differences compromise learning experience 0 None
2010-01-05 Persistent disparities exist in nursing homes 0 None
2010-01-05 U.S. can reduce healthcare expenditures with cost-cutting tools 0 None
2010-01-05 Asian Health Services receives $4 million to help Asian communities in Alameda County area 0 None
2010-01-05 WCH to pay $846,461 over allegations of false Medicare claims 0 None
2010-01-05 Majority of Americans do not receive adequate depression care 0 None
2010-01-05 Montana high court allows physician-assisted suicide 0 None
2010-01-05 Hospitals in different regions react to Medicaid cuts 0 None
2010-01-05 San Diego's PACE program lowering cost for seniors who want to retain independence 0 None
2010-01-05 Health reform opponents mobilize against individual mandate 0 None
2010-01-04 Health debate puts Nelson under scrutiny, brings attention to Dean 0 None
2010-01-04 Shah confirmed by Senate to head USAID 0 None
2010-01-04 SPIN launches Spine Pain Treatment Centers in U.S. metropolitan areas 0 None
2010-01-04 Health care and nursing jobs continue to be in demand 0 None
2010-01-04 U.S. encounter with swine flu highlights health system weaknesses 0 None
2010-01-04 Congressional negotiators returning to start conference talks on health reform bill 0 None
2010-01-04 Delays and denials of disability claims at VA frustrate veterans 0 None
2010-01-04 Despite huge expansion of coverage, millions of people would remain uninsured under Senate bill 0 None
2010-01-04 Physicians raise concerns about proposed Medicare changes 0 None
2010-01-04 CDC aims for improved efficiency, increased support of science 0 None
2010-01-04 Obama administration focuses on data-driven results in health care 0 None
2010-01-04 The Ensign Group acquires Emmett Care & Rehabilitation Center and Parke View Rehabilitation & Care Center 0 None
2010-01-04 Rally for passage of the Alcohol-Related Services Act 0 None
2010-01-04 Impending job cuts raises anxiety at Peterborough Regional Health Centre 0 None
2010-01-04 COBRAGuard's free Webinar on new COBRA subsidy extension 1 None
2010-01-04 Orthopaedic experts discuss strategies to improve care for wounded warriors 0 None
2010-01-04 No right to assisted suicide under the Montana Constitution, says AUL 0 None
2010-01-04 Virtual Education and Simulation Training Center serves as virtual hospital 0 None
2010-01-04 Rising prevalence of dementia will cripple Canadian families, the health care system and economy 0 None
2010-01-04 Attorney General implores Congress to remove Nebraska provision from federal health care legislation 0 None
2010-01-04 Vascular Disease Foundation seeks nominations for 2010 Jacobson Award 0 None
2010-01-04 CDC and USOC to hold H1N1 vaccination events in Colorado and Alaska 0 None
2010-01-04 Aegis Living provides guidance on senior living communities 0 None
2010-01-03 HTA acquires Select Rehabilitation Hospital of Denton 0 None


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