Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - January 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-01-31 QPSC, University of Miami agree to jointly study national database of patient incidents 0 None
2011-01-31 Radia announces diagnostic imaging services partnership with Jefferson Healthcare 0 None
2011-01-31 Baxter launches OLIMEL emulsion for parenteral nutrition 0 2.3
2011-01-31 First Edition: January 31, 2011 0 None
2011-01-31 Nutritionist offers tips to keep on track with weight loss and health goals 0 None
2011-01-31 CircusFit, Ringling Bros, HOPSports announce new partnership to encourage kids to stay active, healthy 0 None
2011-01-31 KCI announces agreement to license Wright Medical Group's GRAFTJACKET for wound care 0 None
2011-01-30 States consider cuts to Medicaid to ease tight budgets 0 None
2011-01-30 President 'won't refight' health law debate 0 None
2011-01-30 Health care reform fact check 0 None
2011-01-30 Blind individual drives street vehicle independently 0 5
2011-01-29 EVP of Advaxis' Science & Operations moderates Live Cancer Vaccines panel discussion 0 None
2011-01-29 Doctors concerned with today's health care delivery system meet for AAPP annual conference 0 None
2011-01-29 HHA Services supports importance of building extraordinary customer service 0 None
2011-01-29 Research findings could help psychiatrists better diagnose depression, schizophrenia 1 None
2011-01-29 Published paper suggests some orthodontists may expose young patients to unnecessary radiation 0 None
2011-01-29 U.S. Senators urge Army to help National Guard troops for mental health support 0 None
2011-01-29 Quantros introduces new External Comparative module for hospitals 0 None
2011-01-29 PPTA offers new DVD on plasma donation 0 None
2011-01-29 Disabled American Veterans calls VA health care funding cut as ill-advised proposal 0 5
2011-01-29 Amity engages Rick Engineering for development plans of new Children and Family Reunification center 0 None
2011-01-29 Former health care company executive to lead GHI 0 None
2011-01-29 Salud Digna to begin operations in Los Angeles, California 0 None
2011-01-29 In effort to find common ground, possible areas of agreement and disagreement emerge 0 None
2011-01-29 Talent Plus offers online solutions to health care organizations for front line selection, development 0 None
2011-01-29 VNA's Hospice of Philadelphia becomes national partner of We Honor Veterans 0 None
2011-01-29 New data shows Shady Grove Fertility financial programs make testing, treatment more affordable 0 None
2011-01-29 In California, Anthem Blue Cross, Aetna and PacifiCare agree to 60-day rate hike delay 0 None
2011-01-29 Research sheds light on role of helping in addiction recovery 0 None
2011-01-29 President Obama rallies health overhaul supporters; Reports by Dems and GOP offer very different views on law's impacts 0 None
2011-01-29 Paralyzed Veterans of America condemns Bachmann's plan to cut veterans' health care, benefits 0 None
2011-01-29 Elderly Americans most likely to have one or more cognitive disorders: AHRQ 0 None
2011-01-29 Physiotherapy Associates opens physical therapy clinic in Castle Rock, CO 0 None
2011-01-29 FWC selects athenahealth's EHR service to provide high-quality care 0 None
2011-01-29 Senate GOP ready to question CMS chief 0 None
2011-01-29 Disparities in limb salvage procedures may be driven by SES, access to high-volume hospitals 0 None
2011-01-29 Awarepoint ends 2010 with 91 hospital sites contract containing RTLS network coverage 0 None
2011-01-29 NextCare Urgent Care to fund educational program for AHCCCS patients 0 None
2011-01-29 Research roundup: Barriers to trauma care, immunizations; Small business tax credit; Medicare coverage of preventive care 0 None
2011-01-29 HBA to honor Pfizer chief medical officer as its 2011 Woman of the Year 0 None
2011-01-29 Report shows how families, businesses can save insurance premiums under Affordable Care Act in 2014 0 None
2011-01-29 Study explores why African-American men don't visit doctor more often 0 None
2011-01-29 The latest example of corporate preparations for health law changes 0 None
2011-01-29 Light therapy can help preserve vocal cord function for patients with early stage laryngeal cancer: Study 0 None
2011-01-29 United Concordia helps provide free dental care to more than 8,000 people during 2010 0 None
2011-01-29 The Methodist Hospital in Houston opens surgical training center 0 None
2011-01-29 CORHIO receives $1.7 million HIE grant to improve long-term, post-acute care transitions 0 None
2011-01-29 Reid standing firm in opposition to Senate health law repeal vote 0 None
2011-01-29 Spanish language soap opera to focus on obesity crisis 0 None
2011-01-29 New feature: KHN's selection of thought-provoking magazine articles on health policy issues 0 None
2011-01-29 Physiotherapy Associates opens Benchmark Physical Therapy clinic in Waretown, NJ 0 None
2011-01-29 Viewpoints: Where is the surgeon general; Unions' health law waivers; Mass. plan to aid municipalities 0 None
2011-01-29 LFA launches new nationwide education series for people with lupus 0 None
2011-01-29 JAOtech to unveil world's first large screen ultra-thin medical LED TV 0 None
2011-01-29 Justice Dept. sues Guidant over 'faulty' heart devices 0 None
2011-01-29 Study shows significant degree of smoking habit transmission between parents, children 0 1
2011-01-29 Budget woes lead states to seek ways to ease Medicaid's requirements 0 None
2011-01-28 Apple Valley Medical Clinic inaugurates new Sleep Center to provide quality care 0 None
2011-01-28 American Legion opposes suggestion to freeze VA health-care spending 0 None
2011-01-28 European Commission to implement SUNRAY-project to tackle malnutrition in Africa 0 None
2011-01-28 Roundup: Florida considering major cuts to mental health programs; Texas patient groups fight back on Medicaid plans; Calif. weighs limiting Medicaid patients' trips to doctors 0 None
2011-01-28 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-01-28 NCQA to release new standards for Patient-Centered Medical Home program 0 None
2011-01-28 Clarins and Shoppers Drug Mart support Motherisk in Kiss for Life campaign 0 5
2011-01-28 New Balance Foundation supports Children's Hospital Boston with $7 million gift for pediatric obesity program 0 None
2011-01-28 First Edition: January 28, 2011 0 None
2011-01-28 NIH awards CCTSI $2.2 million grant to advance personalized medicine 0 None
2011-01-28 AfrOx and ESMO join to raise international awareness of growing problem of cancer in Africa 0 None
2011-01-28 Call for swift bipartisan agreement to make scientific research a high priority 0 None
2011-01-28 Physicians' second opinions influenced by the first opinion 0 None
2011-01-28 APS calls for bipartisan support for greater investment in scientific research 0 None
2011-01-28 New research shows employer-sponsored plans to decline more slowly than commonly thought 0 None
2011-01-28 New report recommends dental schools to follow specific steps for successful mentoring programs 0 None
2011-01-28 Mayor calls for legal reform and creation of special health courts 0 None
2011-01-28 Engaging public in consensus can help eliminate much of the $700 billion of health care spending 0 None
2011-01-28 PHM updates customer pipeline for investors and research analysts 0 None
2011-01-28 ACP details challenges facing the U.S. health care system 0 5
2011-01-28 Effective fusion of consumer technology and front line medicine needed 0 None
2011-01-28 Initiative to protect patients from inadequately trained practitioners performing surgery 0 None
2011-01-28 World Economic Forum launches risk network to address financial, food security risks 0 None
2011-01-28 Diabetes Spring Conference 2011 to take place at University of Greenwich 0 None
2011-01-28 OHC responds positively to Ontario Medical Association pre-election recommendations 0 None
2011-01-28 Study identifies gaps in primary health care for seniors with multiple chronic conditions 0 None
2011-01-28 Small minority of employers more familiar with Health Care Reform overall: New study 0 None
2011-01-28 FDA schedules fourth orphan drug designation workshop 0 None
2011-01-28 Reduction in secondhand smoking associated with fewer cases of middle ear infection among children 0 None
2011-01-28 U.N. Women Executive Director Bachelet launches 100-day 'action plan' 0 None
2011-01-28 One in ten pregnant Norway women consume organic food regularly 0 None
2011-01-28 Majority of Americans favor foreign aid cuts, Poll finds 0 None
2011-01-28 Georgia Hospital Association selects onFocus enterprise performance management solution 0 None
2011-01-28 Viewpoints: Is Obama abandoning his health victory? 0 None
2011-01-28 White House renominates Berwick as Medicare chief 0 None
2011-01-28 Opinions: Global poverty; Global Fund corruption; Tackling poverty, environmental issues 1 None
2011-01-28 States step up legislative, legal action against federal overhaul 0 None
2011-01-28 Tobacco smoke exposure still a major cause for asthma attacks in kids: National Poll 0 None
2011-01-28 Racial disparities exist between kidney disease patients and physicians: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 CBO projections, deficit reduction talk causes Medicare nerves 0 None
2011-01-28 Early dental visit is important for good oral health in children 0 None
2011-01-27 GOP focuses health law attacks during two House hearings 0 None
2011-01-27 Roundup: Calif. wrestles with prison health costs; Texas legislator challenges GOP thinking; Mass. Gov. seeks remedy for municipal workers' health expenses 0 None
2011-01-27 Scrutiny about New York State's Medicaid program continues 0 None
2011-01-27 NHS reforms & proposed spending questioned 0 None
2011-01-27 Appalling report on Victoria’s mental healthcare services 1 None
2011-01-27 Major changes at Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 0 None
2011-01-27 Study examines primary care capacity challenges that states will face when Medicaid eligibility expands 0 None
2011-01-27 Premera Home Visit Program helps reduce unneeded ER visits 0 None
2011-01-27 GE to establish Global Pathology Imaging Centre of Excellence in Ontario 0 None
2011-01-27 Blue Shield of California implements MedeAnalytics' Medical Management Analytics 0 None
2011-01-27 The Food Integrity and Traceability Conference to take place at Queen's University Belfast 0 None
2011-01-27 First Edition: January 27, 2011 0 None
2011-01-27 'Alzheimer's has the power to bring the country to its financial knees' 0 1
2011-01-27 PHDcic, Aetna receive Health Service Journal award for programme to create systemic change in primary care 0 None
2011-01-27 Workers in high hazardous jobs can benefit from hands-on safety training, say researchers 0 None
2011-01-27 ASTRO continues commitment to 6-point patient protection plan 0 None
2011-01-27 ASAPS supports new national registry for breast implants 0 None
2011-01-27 CHUV university hospital to implement OpenTrust Crypt'n'Share for secure exchange of sensitive information 0 None
2011-01-27 ACS NSQIP Pediatric helps hospitals prevent complications 0 None
2011-01-27 NQF endorses outcome measures to improve quality of care for people with mental illnesses 0 None
2011-01-27 GOP repeal plans move ahead in House and Senate; Support to undo 1099 reporting provision gains momentum 0 None
2011-01-27 NEREG introduces new locations to memory treatment program 0 5
2011-01-27 New Mexico implements software module to link telemedicine services to other systems 0 5
2011-01-27 National Center for Radioecology formed 0 None
2011-01-27 IEHA, Cintas release list of best practices for reducing HAIs within healthcare facility 0 None
2011-01-27 CareTech dedicates new 30,000 sq. ft. Healthcare Infrastructure Operations Center 0 None
2011-01-27 AHF surpasses 150,000 patient milestone 0 None
2011-01-27 Mass cholera vaccination early in outbreak could stem spread of disease, studies show 0 None
2011-01-27 Roundup: Calif. regulator gets emergency approval to oversee insurance spending; Ariz. seeks Medicaid waiver 0 None
2011-01-27 Obama briefly highlights foreign policy themes in State of Union address 0 None
2011-01-27 Hospitals can now quickly evaluate pricing strategy using Value-based Pricing Analyzer 0 None
2011-01-27 First-ever list of America's Top 50 Cities for Hospital Care 0 None
2011-01-27 Poll findings indicate public's continued mixed feelings about health overhaul 0 None
2011-01-27 State of the Union address includes brief, but clear, defense of health law 0 None
2011-01-27 Mount Sinai's Cardiac Catheterization Lab wins New York State's highest 'two-star' safety rating 0 None
2011-01-27 New Center for Precision Joint Replacement opens at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 0 2.5
2011-01-27 Lancet series examines health issues facing populations in Southeast Asia 0 None
2011-01-27 Canadian PM, Tanzanian President open meeting to develop framework for $40b maternal and child health initiative 0 None
2011-01-27 Study finds incentives for physicians don't improve patient care 0 None
2011-01-27 The Wall Street Journal takes legal action to open Medicare database 0 None
2011-01-27 Stakeholders, GOP lawmakers focus efforts against Medicare spending panel 0 None
2011-01-27 ASPS, FDA collaborate to establish national breast implant registry 0 None
2011-01-27 MRSA screening in ICU patients can save costs for hospitals 0 None
2011-01-27 FAQ: Selling health insurance across state lines 0 None
2011-01-27 Parents who share caregiving for preschool children may experience more conflict 0 None
2011-01-27 New study: 'Difficult' patient-clinician encounters have negative impact on health outcomes 0 None
2011-01-27 It may not be the end for employer-sponsored insurance 0 None
2011-01-27 Highly-caffeinated energy drinks with no alcohol may pose threat to individuals 0 None
2011-01-27 WSJ: Biotech generics battle heats up 0 None
2011-01-27 Six key points to tackle substance abuse, addiction problems among nurses 0 5
2011-01-26 Impulse Monitoring signs agreement with MidMichigan Health 0 None
2011-01-26 Viewpoints: Trying to regulate insurance premium rates, fighting Medicare fraud 1 None
2011-01-26 Medica Health Plans grants $6.5 million to Research Institute 0 None
2011-01-26 Lehigh Valley Physician Hospital, Aetna reach agreement on new four-year contract for LVHN 0 None
2011-01-26 First Edition: January 26, 2011 0 None
2011-01-26 ECCA and EDMA advance the EU health literacy debate 0 None
2011-01-26 Mental health laws delayed to take into account public opinion 1 5
2011-01-25 First Edition: January 25, 2011 0 None
2011-01-25 Arizona State University sponsored forum addresses child health crises in America 0 None
2011-01-25 Majority of the public favor physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients in great pain 0 None
2011-01-25 Massive drinks mean massive calories 0 None
2011-01-25 AG Mednet's image transfer service surpasses 2 million/month mark 0 None
2011-01-25 EDIWatch enters 3-year contract with Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System 0 None
2011-01-25 2011 Japan Prize laureates announced 0 None
2011-01-25 Nordic Naturals launches one-per-day omega-3 fatty acid gels 0 None
2011-01-25 Rodman & Renshaw announces Healthcare Reform Panel Discussion 0 None
2011-01-25 eCareSoft introduces eCS Inpatient EHR V1.2 for hospitals 0 None
2011-01-25 P.I.C., Pink Ladies raise funds for Breast Cancer Care 0 None
2011-01-25 APIC announces initiative to eliminate central line-associated bloodstream infections 0 None
2011-01-25 Exploration Emergency Medicine Focus Program helps children to save people in crisis 0 None
2011-01-25 Florida Society of Pain Management Providers commends new Pain Clinic regulations / Standards of Care 1 None
2011-01-25 International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and Coca-Cola enter global partnership 0 None
2011-01-25 New SOS Poison application for smartphones 0 None
2011-01-25 ASM to host 2011 Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting 0 None
2011-01-25 Allina Hospitals, NextGen Healthcare enter partnership to foster better patient care coordination 0 None
2011-01-25 Study finds heart failure diagnosis four times higher in most economically disadvantaged communities 0 5
2011-01-25 Regulatory changes needed to protect public health from exposure to toxicants 0 None
2011-01-25 Finding true love is possible at any age 0 None
2011-01-25 ASCO urges physicians, medical schools to improve quality of life for people with cancer 0 None
2011-01-25 Majority of Americans unaware of law mandating equal coverage of mental health benefits 0 None
2011-01-25 ASU Biodesign Institute hosts international research consortium on early detection of lung cancer 0 None
2011-01-25 BD and Rady Children's announce innovative environmentally-friendly solution to dispose sharps wastes 0 None
2011-01-25 Wrigley launches school-based program to improve health, nutrition in school-age children 0 None
2011-01-25 Government's health care fraud prevention and enforcement efforts recover over $4 billion in FY 2010 0 2
2011-01-25 American Heart Association: Cost of medical care for heart disease to raise in US by 2030 0 None
2011-01-25 Octapharma supports development of 'Diagnosis and Management of von Willebrand Disease' CE supplement 0 5
2011-01-25 HHS releases $200M in emergency funding under Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program 0 None
2011-01-25 Tufts University calls for strategic approach to teach genomic testing in medical school 0 None
2011-01-25 PPACA positively affects PA profession in many ways 0 None
2011-01-25 Despite congressional policy clashes, state-level innovation could be marked by bipartisan cooperation 0 None
2011-01-25 Press Ganey updates Value-Based Purchasing Calculator to reflect VBP guidelines 0 None
2011-01-25 IHS wins Best in KLAS award for clinical implementation supportive work 0 None
2011-01-25 NEPAD, GAIN sign Memorandum of Understanding to reduce malnutrition in Africa 0 None
2011-01-25 U.N. commission to establish benchmarks for $40B maternal, child health initiative commitments 0 None
2011-01-25 RSPB, Bupa collaborate to bring wildlife gardening for 300 care homes 0 None
2011-01-25 American Red Cross urges all eligible donors to donate blood 0 None
2011-01-25 Strong opposition to 'prescription-only' measures for OTC medicines with pseudoephedrine 0 3
2011-01-25 Niteo's SmartPredict Healthcare to be showcased at IT Healthcare Summit 0 None
2011-01-25 Canada's new lowered exercise guidelines are only minimums for a sedentary population 0 None
2011-01-25 SDI releases 2011 rating of top 100 integrated healthcare networks 0 None
2011-01-25 EBRI findings show employers and workers expect increase in health benefit costs 0 None
2011-01-25 East Liverpool City Hospital, Foundation Radiology Group enter imaging services agreement 0 None
2011-01-25 Vaccination campaigns to stop yellow fever spread get underway in E. Africa 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers find White-Hispanic disparities in receiving immunization against flu, pneumonia 0 None
2011-01-25 UAE Oasis Hospital to implement Quantros suite of patient safety and compliance solutions 0 None
2011-01-25 RemitDATA launches TITAN to solve healthcare transparency problem 0 None
2011-01-24 UWE researcher receives two CSPCT grants to improve clinical delivery of treatments 0 None
2011-01-24 Victoria’s e-health system may still yield benefits: Experts 0 None
2011-01-24 AMA supports new bi-partisan bill to reform the medical liability system 0 None
2011-01-24 USAID Administrator responds to conservative Republicans' call for reducing agency's budget 0 None
2011-01-24 New voluntary dental insurance policy from Aflac 0 None
2011-01-24 NBC News examines drug-resistant malaria along Thai-Cambodian border 0 None
2011-01-24 BMJ News examines ongoing investigation of WHO's handling of H1N1 0 None
2011-01-24 Wall Street Journal looks at challenges facing U.S. aid operations in Pakistan 0 None
2011-01-24 Also in Global Health News: Cholera death in DR; TB vaccine study; Rising food prices 0 None
2011-01-24 GOP health agenda includes medical malpractice, cost concerns 0 None
2011-01-24 Health care jobs can be tough to find but primary care docs are in short supply 0 None
2011-01-24 Senate GOP leaders press for health law repeal vote 0 None
2011-01-24 IRBNet releases National Research Network 2010 Benchmark Report 0 None
2011-01-24 Feds recoup billions in health care fraud cases 0 None
2011-01-24 WSJ: Lawsuit explores fight over role of residential institutions for people with disabilities 0 None
2011-01-24 Viewpoints: Reps. Ryan, kind on repeal; Opinions on what's next for health reform 0 None
2011-01-24 UMass Memorial Health Care implements Merge Healthcare's iConnect Access imaging distribution solution 0 None
2011-01-24 Roundup: Mass. BCBS chief on health costs; Georgia insurance exchange, Arizona waiver request 0 None
2011-01-24 In new Congress, Roe v. Wade anniversary draws out critics and defenders 0 None
2011-01-24 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida reduces IT costs with BMC software 0 None
2011-01-24 First Edition: January 24, 2011 0 None
2011-01-24 Family Research Council calls for legislative action and increased oversight of abortion clinics 0 None
2011-01-24 Conservative Republicans officially release funding reduction plan that includes cutting USAID budget 0 None
2011-01-24 Healthcare workers can help improve quality of life for end of life patients 0 None
2011-01-24 Elsevier, Robert Koch Institute partner for systematic posting of manuscripts in institutional repositories 0 None
2011-01-24 PHA concerned over negative impact on patient care by Section 6001 of Healthcare Reform 0 5
2011-01-24 Global Poverty Summit addresses MDGs, global trade policy 0 None
2011-01-24 Republicans attack health law, call for Senate repeal vote; Obama to defend law in SOTU 0 None
2011-01-24 MGH research sheds light on mechanisms of action of mindfulness-based training 0 None
2011-01-24 Rotavirus vaccine significantly cuts child hospitalizations, study says 0 None
2011-01-24 Sen. Barrasso calls for Senate to move on health repeal 0 None
2011-01-24 CT scans can help physicians to diagnose abdominal pain, reduce health care costs 0 1
2011-01-24 Los Angeles Society of Pathologists honors LA BioMed researcher with Lifetime Achievement Award 0 None
2011-01-24 College of Osteopathic Medicine receives grant to develop training program for medical students 0 None
2011-01-24 Tips for parents to prevent infant abduction 0 4
2011-01-24 Bluecross awards UTHSC $2,912,751 grant to promote patient safety 0 None
2011-01-24 CHIL receives $23.7 NIFA grant to prevent young child obesity 0 None
2011-01-23 HIMSS establishes new Latino Initiative to focus on health IT needs 0 None
2011-01-23 HMS receives ONC-ATB certification for electronic health record 0 None
2011-01-21 Kaiser Permanente's 2010 charitable contributions top $35 million 0 None
2011-01-21 Medicare warnings, entitlement cuts draw attention 0 None
2011-01-21 Looking beyond repeal vote, House Republicans plan their own health bills 0 None
2011-01-21 USC School of Medicine to host the first World Congress of Ultrasound in Medical Education 0 None
2011-01-21 Possible hospital merger in Mass. could accelerate trend toward consolidation 0 None
2011-01-21 Three Senate Dems urge Boehner to move quickly to delete health law reporting requirement 0 None
2011-01-21 Anti-depressants are passing into waterways and affecting fish 0 None
2011-01-21 HHS announces implementation grants for state health exchanges 0 None
2011-01-21 Health overhaul mandates spur lobbying push for waivers, Bloomberg reports 0 None
2011-01-21 GOP anti-abortion bill introduced in House 0 None
2011-01-21 After repeal vote, what becomes of health reform messaging, public opinions 0 None
2011-01-21 Viewpoints: Disputing the costs -- or savings -- of the health law; Britain's NHS; 'Fixing' Wis. Medicaid 0 None
2011-01-21 Roundup: NY Times on mental health cuts; Wis. GOP agenda moves ahead; Minn. Medicaid expansion 0 None
2011-01-21 NYC Council Member introduces legislation to prohibit fluoridation of water supply 0 None
2011-01-21 Medicare reimbursed for only a fraction of the services recommended by government task force, study finds 0 None
2011-01-21 AHF proposes funding solutions to current ADAP crisis 0 None
2011-01-21 Three million Medicare beneficiaries receive prescription drug cost relief through Affordable Care Act 1 None
2011-01-21 First Edition: January 21, 2011 0 None
2011-01-21 HHS announces new funding opportunity for states to implement Health Insurance Exchanges 0 None
2011-01-21 How Dems who voted against the health law decided their repeal positions 0 None
2011-01-21 HCLA testifies that medical lawsuit abuse threatens patient care 0 None
2011-01-21 Researchers map complex choreography used by immune system's T cells to recognize pathogens 0 None
2011-01-21 Initiative to eliminate cervical cancer in North Carolina 0 None
2011-01-21 CWLA disappointed with House's vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act 0 None
2011-01-21 AARP opposes health law repeal, writes letter to Congress 0 None
2011-01-21 WSJ: Insurers' profits on the rise 0 None
2011-01-21 The Ensign Group to purchase CHRISTUS St. Joseph Villa located in Utah 0 None
2011-01-21 Northeast Ohio healthcare sector companies attracted $132 million in investments in 2010 0 None
2011-01-21 Study highlights relationship between language and health care quality 0 None
2011-01-21 BOKA Powell releases new images of Methodist Hospital for Surgery in Texas 0 None
2011-01-21 Minnesota earns 'F' grade for tobacco prevention and control spending 0 None
2011-01-21 U.S., China announce public-private health care partnership 0 None
2011-01-21 House GOP passes health law repeal 0 None
2011-01-21 Adopting pharmacy carve-in approach can help 13 states realize over $11 billion savings in Medicaid 0 None
2011-01-21 AHRQ finds 30% increase in Medicaid-covered patient hospital admissions 0 None
2011-01-21 Religious hospitals' restrictions sparking conflicts, scrutiny, The Washington Post reports 0 None
2011-01-21 Opinions: GAVI; Haitian women; Clinton's foreign policy 0 None
2011-01-21 Many couples misjudge partners' risk behaviors 0 None
2011-01-21 Exploring the new tone of repeal rhetoric 0 None
2011-01-21 Scottsdale Healthcare inaugurates new Military Medical Training Center 0 None
2011-01-21 Supreme Court considers drug-pricing lawsuit 0 None
2011-01-21 NGOs, IAOMT urge to ban mercury-containing products, including dental amalgam 0 None
2011-01-21 Viewpoints: Endorsing - and repudiating - health law repeal; Gov. Brewer on Ariz. Medicaid; Medical devices 'red tape' 0 None
2011-01-21 After vote, GOP's real work begins 0 None
2011-01-21 Health law: Filling in some policy details 0 None
2011-01-21 South Dakota earns 'B' grade for smokefree air from American Lung Association 0 None
2011-01-21 Roundup: Medicaid cuts and waivers; Mental health care; Mass. immigrant care; Minn. medical errors 0 None
2011-01-21 Employees with heart attack, ACS are major source of health costs 0 None
2011-01-21 Porter Adventist Hospital offers tips for healthier eating habits 0 None
2011-01-20 Elizabeth Glaser foundation awarded $45M grant to address pediatric HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe 0 None
2011-01-20 First Edition: January 20, 2011 0 None
2011-01-20 American Lung Association releases 2010 State of Tobacco Control Report 0 None
2011-01-20 Significant portion of U.S. population does not have access to trauma care 0 None
2011-01-20 Message of health benefits of moderate drinking are hazardous and extremely dangerous 0 None
2011-01-20 American Academy of Dermatology's position statement on vitamin D reflects IOM's findings 0 None
2011-01-20 Model guides creation of more patient-centered personal health records 0 None
2011-01-20 Practical Radiation Oncology first issue published 0 None
2011-01-20 Precedent Health announces formal launch 0 None
2011-01-20 U.S. Physical Therapy launches Fit2WRK to provide solutions for prevention of injuries in workplace 0 None
2011-01-20 Party, policy leaders take key positions in fight over health overhaul's future 0 None
2011-01-20 Covidien launches Puritan Bennett 520 ventilator in Europe 0 None
2011-01-20 Post Acute Medical plans to expand Warm Springs Rehabilitation System with two new San Antonio hospitals 0 None
2011-01-20 IMF aid substituting, not supplementing existing health spending, study finds 0 None
2011-01-20 NYU Langone to expand Emergency Department and dedicate separate area for pediatric emergency care 0 None
2011-01-20 AACE releases new medical guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-01-20 Supreme Court to hear arguments over Medicaid payments 0 None
2011-01-20 FDA unveils plan to improve marketing and review process for medical devices 0 None
2011-01-20 Reform, repeal, replace ... looking behind the numbers and arguments 0 None
2011-01-20 AER changes journal name to Insight: Research and Practice in Visual Impairment and Blindness 0 None
2011-01-20 ACT program receives $3.9 million Colorado grant to create whole-person health care systems 0 None
2011-01-20 TKA patients undergoing telerehabilitation experience similar results as traditional one: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 World Bank announces additional $5m grant to fight cholera in Haiti 0 None
2011-01-20 Health care, financial reform skirt Obama review, the Wall Street journal reports 0 None
2011-01-20 Medicom, Wolters Kluwer enter joint venture to deliver clinical decision support to doctors in China 0 None
2011-01-20 SCAI publishes guiding principles for development of radiation safety programs in cardiac catheterization laboratories 0 None
2011-01-20 WHO Director-General expresses concern over public mistrust of vaccines 0 None
2011-01-20 Polls offer mixed views of Americans' views on health law, repeal 0 None
2011-01-20 Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network adds 17 sites in Canada and the U.S 0 None
2011-01-20 Failure to use research evidence leads to inefficiencies, reduced quality of life, says Dr. Sharon 0 None
2011-01-20 The long-term view: GOP hopes for scaled-back health plan; Dems see health care second-chance 0 None
2011-01-20 6 states join multi-state legal challenge against health law 0 None
2011-01-20 Eating more fruits and vegetables may reduce risk of heart disease: New Study 0 None
2011-01-20 Children's Hospital Los Angeles becomes only Autism Treatment Network site in California 0 None
2011-01-20 House to vote today on health law repeal 0 None
2011-01-20 Medicare's therapy policy under attack 0 None
2011-01-20 Viewpoints: Sebelius and Vilsack on rural health; Many thoughts on repeal vote; State budget cuts 0 None
2011-01-20 House votes to repeal health law 0 None
2011-01-20 Roundup: Arizona Medicaid waiver?; 'Sweeping' Texas budget cuts; Wisconsin tort reform; Aspen's 'dismal' health coverage 0 None
2011-01-19 El Camino Hospital introduces CHI program to educate Chinese community on health disparities 0 None
2011-01-19 Home blood pressure monitors can help people keep blood pressure in check 0 5
2011-01-19 CJPS Medical Systems to launch VitalPoint Remote Patient Monitor in the U.K. 0 None
2011-01-19 Best friends influence children's physical activity 0 None
2011-01-19 Jayex launches online healthcare media library 0 None
2011-01-19 Medtech forms new 10-school company 0 None
2011-01-19 First Edition: January 19, 2011 0 None
2011-01-19 Race and region play major role in health outcomes of people infected with HIV 0 None
2011-01-19 Home health care can lower US hospital costs: New study 0 None
2011-01-19 Tips to maintain healthy lifestyle 0 None
2011-01-19 Surgeon General issues 'Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding' 0 5
2011-01-19 Point Of Care Solutions introduces AMP for physicians to manage medical practices 0 5
2011-01-19 San Diego hospital tests RFID-based drug-management system developed by MEPS Real Time 0 None
2011-01-19 Privatization of alcohol sales results in more alcohol-related death 0 None
2011-01-19 New York University and Health Data Management launch new healthcare software testing facility 0 None
2011-01-19 UC San Diego receives two grants to expand TREDS program for older drivers 0 None
2011-01-19 Mothers with resolved grief following preterm birth more likely to have securely attached infants 0 None
2011-01-19 Only half of adolescents affected with severely impairing mental disorders receive treatment 0 None
2011-01-19 Health care reform should mend disconnect between USPSTF recommendations and Medicare coverage 0 None
2011-01-19 MD Anderson experts create plan to guide women on healthy behaviors 0 None
2011-01-19 American Heart Association documents commitment to improve heart and stroke-related public policy 0 None
2011-01-19 Kidney transplant surgeon receives Loyola's Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. Award 0 None
2011-01-19 NQF implements quality measures pertaining to ambulatory emergency and urgent care 0 None
2011-01-19 BHI, NHLBI and AHA join to promote American Heart Month and National Wear Red Day 0 None
2011-01-19 Binge drinking associated with adverse health risks 0 None
2011-01-19 African American patients who are susceptible to hypertension may benefit from storytelling: New study 0 None
2011-01-19 Loyola introduces wheelchair yoga program for hospitalized patients 0 None
2011-01-19 Healthy teeth and gums may reduce risk for pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 0 None
2011-01-19 Federal government requests oral arguments in Michigan appeal of health law challenge 0 None
2011-01-19 Quality of care and reimbursements will go down under Healthcare Reform Act: Survey 0 None
2011-01-19 MMA calls for delay in release of Medica's physician rating program 0 None
2011-01-19 WHO Director-General opens executive board session with calls for reform 0 None
2011-01-19 Study highlights lack of treatment for adolescents with severe mental disorders 0 None
2011-01-19 Guardian online series explores global health worker issues 0 None
2011-01-19 Daily Report's Global Health Conversations: U.N. Women 0 None
2011-01-18 New York Times examines Russia's 'inadequate fight' against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-01-18 Former Senate majority leaders team up on health reform issues 0 None
2011-01-18 Democrats' challenge: Finding perfect pitch for health overhaul message 0 None
2011-01-18 House vote on health repeal the first step in GOP re-do strategy 0 None
2011-01-18 Few opt for vaccine to prevent painful shingles, NPR reports 0 None
2011-01-18 SurgiCount Safety-Sponge System helps eliminate occurrence of retained surgical sponges: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Poll shows opposition to health law easing as advocates, lawmakers take positions before house vote 0 None
2011-01-18 Medical mistakes, doctor ratings gain state-level attention 0 None
2011-01-18 Viewpoints: Next step after health law repeal effort; Refuting 'job-killing' claims; Mental health care 0 None
2011-01-18 Studies offer insights into end-of-life directives 0 None
2011-01-18 Roundup: Calif., Fla. differ on health law; Texas Gov. on Medicaid 'flexibility'; Ariz. mental health 0 None
2011-01-18 Healthcare Information Xchange of New York completes implementation of InterSystems HealthShare HIE platform 0 None
2011-01-18 HAP to provide medical billing services to Lenox Hill Radiology 0 None
2011-01-18 ONC awards Accenture healthcare IT interoperability contract 0 None
2011-01-18 First Edition: January 18, 2011 0 None
2011-01-18 Annual Society for Endocrinology BES conference to take place in UK from 11-14 April 2011 0 None
2011-01-18 Heart failure patients admitted to general wards twice as likely to die 0 None
2011-01-18 CHF: Over 5 million children will lose insurance coverage under new health care policy 2 None
2011-01-18 Individuals with intensive educational intervention have better health behaviors: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Quebec reimburses VIDAZA for treatment of blood cancer 0 4
2011-01-18 Hamilton Academy of Medicine launches campaign to increase awareness about smoking cessation 0 None
2011-01-18 eCareSoft's eCS receives Complete Inpatient EHR Certification 0 None
2011-01-18 Palomar Medical introduces Artisan Aesthetic System to provide laser skin resurfacing treatment 0 None
2011-01-18 Time constraints, patient embarrassment prevent full-body skin cancer examinations 0 None
2011-01-18 6.3% of surgeons report suicidal thoughts 0 None
2011-01-18 American Heart Association honors SBUMC with Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award 0 None
2011-01-18 Women's Health Congress to explore mammography controversy 0 None
2011-01-18 Media look at what's ahead for South Sudan 0 None
2011-01-18 Safely Home program helps police find and return individuals with dementia to their homes 0 None
2011-01-18 AHRQ reports 1 in 5 Americans have no usual source of medical care 0 None
2011-01-18 Researchers present new findings on role of relationship between patient and therapist 0 None
2011-01-18 Report recommends new approaches for fighting world hunger 0 None
2011-01-18 GOP views repeal vote as only the first part of its health strategy 0 None
2011-01-18 Poll shows opposition to health law softening; GOP and Dems gird for repeal vote 0 None
2011-01-18 McNeil Consumer Healthcare initiates voluntary recall 0 1
2011-01-18 Opinions: U.S. HIV funding; Global fund accountability; World food supply 0 None
2011-01-18 ETP introduces online epilepsy diary management tool to advance patient care 0 None
2011-01-18 SEIU enters two new tentative contract agreements with Watsonville Community Hospital 0 None
2011-01-18 New study finds nurses' work schedule can impact patient outcomes 0 None
2011-01-18 Cincinnati Children's provides tips on how to stop the spread of flu germs 0 None
2011-01-17 Pharmacists can help patients to manage their medication and stop smoking 0 1
2011-01-17 Australian rural healthcare ailing with lack of funds: Report 0 None
2011-01-14 14 foods that deliver research-documented benefits to health 0 5
2011-01-14 Reuters: Surgical checklists reduce medical errors — and could cut malpractice claims 0 None
2011-01-14 Study: Health advocacy groups don't always disclose drug company funding 0 None
2011-01-14 Research roundup: Racial disparities in cancer and other care, nursing home closures, extending drugmakers' exclusivity 0 None
2011-01-14 House GOP poised to restart health law repeal effort; Vote set for Wednesday 0 None
2011-01-14 Health care budgets at risk in states' fiscal squeeze 0 None
2011-01-14 Federal advisers hold forum to begin determining health exchanges' 'essential benefits' 0 None
2011-01-14 Detroit hospital system to spend $30 million on facility improvements 0 None
2011-01-14 California insurance commissioner puts insurers in the hot seat 0 5
2011-01-14 Medicare advisory panel urges co-pay for home health visits 0 None
2011-01-14 Poll shows public view evenly divided on health overhaul 0 None
2011-01-14 Viewpoints: Ariz. shooting and mental health care; Republicans' reform agenda; Calif. insurance hikes 0 None
2011-01-14 Roundup: Texas insurance exchange proposal; Ill. safety net hole; Iowa abortion decision 0 None
2011-01-14 Lifetime tool for families created through sperm donation 0 None
2011-01-14 Pennsylvania announces bulletin on Procedures for Surrogate Healthcare Decision Making 0 None
2011-01-14 UT Southwestern to register intent to achieve 'meaningful use' of EHRs 0 None
2011-01-14 Everyday Health to become exclusive health destination for AOL Network 0 None
2011-01-14 First Edition: January 14, 2011 0 None
2011-01-14 Unintended direct conflict between pharmaceutical marketing and public health 0 None
2011-01-14 Baylor Health Care System to implement standardized, certified EHR 0 None
2011-01-14 U.S. Marshals seize Rite-Dent's dental devices 0 None
2011-01-14 Skanska awarded healthcare projects totaling $282M in California 0 None
2011-01-14 USDA revises corn, soybean crop estimates driving up prices 0 None
2011-01-14 Covidien announces support for FDA on safe use of acetaminophen 0 None
2011-01-14 World marks Haiti earthquake anniversary 0 None
2011-01-14 Women's eNews examines launch of U.N. Women 0 None
2011-01-14 65% of Americans oppose Medicaid cuts 0 None
2011-01-14 Older adults who lack road skills can benefit from training programs using driving simulator 0 None
2011-01-14 Study finds racial disparities in weight-related counseling 0 None
2011-01-14 Medicaid payments under scrutiny in New York City, on Maryland's eastern shore 0 None
2011-01-14 Banned chemicals found in pregnant women 0 None
2011-01-14 Judge orders Guidant to pay $296 million fine for withholding information about faulty heart devices 0 None
2011-01-14 FDA stops operations of N.Y.-based beverage company 0 None
2011-01-14 State health programs face significant budget challenges 0 None
2011-01-14 Vanderbilt, Scripps Research form partnership to open new institute 0 None
2011-01-14 GOP leaders reformulate strategies to undo health law 0 None
2011-01-14 New research shows hospital's design features can improve patient care, reduce health care expenses 0 None
2011-01-14 First 6 months of exclusive breast feeding: Child health experts question recommendation 0 None
2011-01-14 News outlets examine reaction to WHO plan to contain drug-resistant malaria 0 None
2011-01-14 Investing in medical innovation could have positive effect on health care costs 0 None
2011-01-14 Exploring the health overhaul's business opportunities 0 None
2011-01-14 American Heart Association urges public to reduce salt intake 0 None
2011-01-14 Viewpoints: Health law repeal; Individual mandate; Essential benefits package; Arizona transplant program 0 None
2011-01-14 Roundup: Calif. revisits single payer; Kan. and Maine join lawsuit; Texas young adults' insurance challenge 0 None
2011-01-14 SMM enters agreement with State of Alabama to deliver world-class product and service 0 None
2011-01-14 American Heart Association proposes new metrics to monitor quality of stroke care 0 None
2011-01-13 First Edition: January 13, 2011 0 None
2011-01-13 Nurses stop bed closures as government makes offer 0 None
2011-01-13 Next-generation hospital design can improve health and save money 0 None
2011-01-13 Free concert to bring the magic of music to young people with autism and their families 0 4
2011-01-13 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index Composite Score for December falls to 66 from November's 66.5 0 None
2011-01-13 Abuse of legal substances 0 None
2011-01-13 Customer representatives improve patient, referring physician satisfaction and increase radiologist efficiency 0 None
2011-01-13 Therapeutic workshops selected for presentation at the Thirteenth Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference 0 None
2011-01-13 PPPI-III conference to focus on fundamental research and industrial application of particulate processing 0 None
2011-01-13 Apollo Munich Health Insurance honored with Celent Model Insurer Asia 2011 award 0 None
2011-01-13 First international conference on pediatric psychological trauma in infants and young children 0 None
2011-01-13 AAAS elevates Dartmouth professors to rank of Fellow 0 None
2011-01-13 Huge falloff in teens' recalled exposure to drug abuse prevention messages 1 None
2011-01-13 Video submissions invited for the 2011 Neuro Film Festival competition 0 None
2011-01-13 FRC opposes designating abortion as means of pregnancy-prevention 0 None
2011-01-13 WHO, Roll Back Malaria partnership launch initiative to contain artemisinin-resistant malaria 0 None
2011-01-13 Interventions for preventing falls in older persons should include an exercise component 0 None
2011-01-13 New York considers drawing on Wisconsin's efforts to contain Medicaid spending, faces overbilling charges 0 None
2011-01-13 WSHA receives 2010 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award 0 None
2011-01-13 Investigators find reduction in STEMI rates, but slight increase in NSTEMI incidence rates 0 None
2011-01-13 Marshfield Clinic, Physicians Practice join forces to enhance patient care 0 None
2011-01-13 Washington Post examines theories on climate change's potential impact on disease spread 0 None
2011-01-13 Study highlights states with largest aggregate Medicaid underfunding 0 None
2011-01-13 New study finds safety net holding together -- but future challenges are likely 0 None
2011-01-13 Maximum Potential Group provides ABA training for parents with autistic children 0 None
2011-01-13 Tenet says Community Health's hostile bid falls short of company's value; Caritas has national aspirations 0 None
2011-01-13 Central Florida Pulmonary Group to implement ChartLogic's EHR Suite 0 5
2011-01-13 Viewpoints: Insurance rate increases; High risk pools; Mental health funding 0 None
2011-01-13 Chamber of Commerce signals a 'low-key' strategy in support of repeal 0 None
2011-01-13 Although health repeal effort is currently quiet, GOP expected to renew push next week 0 None
2011-01-13 States struggle to adjust to tightening purse strings 0 None
2011-01-13 Exposure to 'thirdhand smoke' poses additional health risks 0 5
2011-01-13 Roundup: Penn. and Conn. insurance issues; MD. hospital's uncompensated care; Calif. budget 0 None
2011-01-13 California insurance commissioner asks more insurers to delay rate hikes 0 None
2011-01-12 Educational psychologist calls for national review of medicating children to treat behavioural issues 0 None
2011-01-12 RAS includes Merge iConnect solution 0 None
2011-01-12 Fruit and vegetables gives more healthy golden glow than the sun 0 None
2011-01-12 Sharp refines IT service management strategy to include BMC solutions 0 None
2011-01-12 HP awarded $30 million contract to create Texas Medicaid health information exchange 0 None
2011-01-12 Salix and CCA offer Colonoscopy For Dummies 0 None
2011-01-12 First Edition: January 12, 2011 0 None
2011-01-12 Best diet aid: Water 0 None
2011-01-12 New blood inventory management system will help track usage in patients 0 None
2011-01-12 Americans taking bed bug resurgence seriously 0 None
2011-01-12 Network Frontiers' Unified Compliance Framework update focuses on mapping Healthcare Authority Documents 0 None
2011-01-12 Patients prepared to travel 'dental miles' to register with NHS dentists 0 2
2011-01-12 UnitedHealthcare selects Millennium as participating provider of pain management services 0 None
2011-01-12 Lightning Process training course tops in survey by ME/ CFS 0 None
2011-01-12 Taking the Pulse Europe study provides data on physician behaviors, preferences with pharmaceutical companies 0 None
2011-01-12 Winter weather tips for people with high blood pressure 0 3.5
2011-01-12 Kaiser Permanente Northwest leads nation in counseling against childhood obesity 0 None
2011-01-12 Health savings accounts and health reimbursement arrangements increase to 5.7M in 2010 0 None
2011-01-12 University of Leicester to launch new €3.5m research centre 0 None
2011-01-12 AMGA ACO Implementation Collaborative to meet January 26-28, 2011 in Scottsdale 0 5
2011-01-12 Education for Health to help achieve Healthy People 2020 goals 0 None
2011-01-12 Doctors matter in treatment of breast cancer 0 5
2011-01-12 Dartmouth-Hitchcock joins GOR Initiative to help reduce environmental impact of country's operating rooms 0 None
2011-01-12 CRF Health offers gold standard ePRO education, demonstrates commitment to advance paperless trials 0 None
2011-01-12 With repeal still on the table, health debate detente expected to be temporary 0 None
2011-01-12 Patients' and doctors' perceptions of osteoporosis management differ 0 2
2011-01-12 Major players join in collaboration to encourage new medical technologies 0 None
2011-01-12 Study: 23% of doctors have negative perceptions on quality, effectiveness of generic drugs 0 None
2011-01-12 U.N. has 'largely' met its goals in Haiti since the quake, official says 0 None
2011-01-12 56% of respondents have still not received flu shots 0 None
2011-01-12 Chadron Community Hospital to implement full suite of Keane Optimum applications 0 None
2011-01-12 Physicians who completed internal medicine training lack primary care knowledge: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 Lancet series examines health challenges in India 0 None
2011-01-12 Private rooms in the ICU help reduce hospital infections 0 None
2011-01-12 Aid workers should pay extra attention to girls during food insecurity, say researchers 0 None
2011-01-12 Reuters examines food prices in Africa 0 None
2011-01-12 GE and KeyHIE expand Pennsylvania's health information exchange 0 None
2011-01-12 New database provides easy access to information about genes and biological functions 0 None
2011-01-12 Advisers poised to determine which insurance benefits are 'essential' 0 None
2011-01-12 Plenty of breaks from sitting at the desk are good for hearts and waistlines: Study 0 None
2011-01-12 IOF welcomes EU Council Conclusions on chronic diseases, urges action in member states 0 None
2011-01-12 'MMR doctor' planned scheme to make millions from his health scare 0 None
2011-01-12 Ruling may foreshadow Supreme Court's view of key health law provision 0 None
2011-01-12 5 easy steps to improve heart health 0 None
2011-01-12 Coventry Health Care offers new medicare plans for employer group 0 None
2011-01-12 More states join lawsuit challenging the health law 0 None
2011-01-12 Digital medical records continue to trigger difficult issues 0 None
2011-01-12 WSJ: After years of decline, abortion rate rises 0 None
2011-01-11 Researchers: Docs often use treatments that have little scientific support 0 None
2011-01-11 Pro and con: Varying perspectives on the overhaul 0 None
2011-01-11 Roundup: Calif., Conn. plan budget cuts; Md. implements health reform; Boston ambulances 'heavy up' 0 None
2011-01-11 Emergency Medical Services announces acquisition of North Pinellas, Northwood Anesthesia Associates 0 None
2011-01-11 Pain services severely inadequate: report 0 None
2011-01-11 FairWarning achieves two KLAS Konfidence checkmarks 0 3
2011-01-11 Race, ethnicity and geography influence colon cancer screening 0 4
2011-01-11 Geisinger implements NextGate's patient indexing software 0 5
2011-01-11 First Edition: January 11, 2011 0 None
2011-01-11 Group health insurance policies help attract high calibre employees 0 None
2011-01-11 California's DWC releases new medical bill regulations for public comment 0 None
2011-01-11 HITRUST designates PwC as a Common Security Framework Assessor 0 None
2011-01-11 Swedes are consuming less alcohol 0 None
2011-01-11 Tri-Valley Medical Group physicians discuss issues impacting roll-out of health care reform 0 None
2011-01-11 Medical aid workers should take pre-travel precautions to prevent disease transmission 0 None
2011-01-11 Adult Social Care can become more environmentally sustainable, says study 0 None
2011-01-11 Current and anticipated regulatory landscape for manufacturers of home healthcare equipment 0 None
2011-01-11 New study on being medically prepared for natural disasters 0 None
2011-01-11 First-ever global definition of lupus flare 0 None
2011-01-11 Vaccine Safety Conference affirms urgent need for methodologically sound vaccine science 0 5
2011-01-11 African-American men's delay in getting preventive medical care more attributable to medical mistrust than masculinity 0 None
2011-01-11 Survey reveals rise in Americans' concern over privacy of genetic information 0 None
2011-01-11 Veeva introduces first combined pharma CRM and CLM solution for iPad 0 None
2011-01-11 Health centers should screen students for depression 0 None
2011-01-11 Breathing tobacco smoke increases blood pressure of pre-school children 3 None
2011-01-11 American Red Cross releases Haiti relief and recovery report 0 5
2011-01-11 LSTM leads six year, £6 million international research consortium on rebuilding of health systems 0 None
2011-01-11 Aid groups, U.N., U.S. discuss response to Haiti's earthquake as year anniversary approaches 0 None
2011-01-11 Greenway selects DiagnosisONE to provide clinical decision support for EHR deployments 0 None
2011-01-11 American Heart Association: CPR training is essential for all secondary school students 0 None
2011-01-11 AlertNet features 20 low-cost ideas that could improve health, reduce poverty 0 None
2011-01-11 Largest, national long-term study of children's health opens for Cuyahoga County 0 None
2011-01-11 CQ looks at plans for House Foreign Affairs Committee to evaluate U.N. programs 0 5
2011-01-11 New guidelines for accurate diagnosis, effective ethical treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis 0 None
2011-01-11 Group of health research funders calls for increased sharing of public health data 0 None
2011-01-10 Games and entertainment for patients in hospitals 0 None
2011-01-10 United Medical Systems announces acquisition of Breast Surgical Services 0 None
2011-01-10 Major Louisiana hospital awards OSI Systems $3.1 million patient monitoring solutions contract 0 None
2011-01-10 PPC Canada enters partnership with Advantis Consulting 0 None
2011-01-10 Birmingham VAMC selects DSS HB Mobile for Home Based Primary Care nurse Case Managers 0 None
2011-01-10 Roundup: Okla.'s health reform lawsuit; Medicaid issues draw attention in Texas, N.Y., N.J. 0 None
2011-01-10 Obama administration sides with drug companies in pricing lawsuit; Supreme Court agrees to hear case regarding use of prescription drug data 0 None
2011-01-10 Walker & Dunlop provides $104.7 million for acquisition of 18 skilled nursing facilities 0 None
2011-01-10 Political dynamics, stakeholder positions clarify in the next chapter of the health debate 0 None
2011-01-10 How the overhaul's small business tax credit is working 0 None
2011-01-10 CMS issues rule to reward hospitals for high-quality care 0 None
2011-01-10 House postpones repeal vote, tones down rhetoric 0 None
2011-01-10 OpEds: Health reform repeal; CBO's numbers; Reviving public option? 0 None
2011-01-10 First Edition: January 10, 2011 0 None
2011-01-10 Hospice of Michigan offers toolkit to help people on end-of-life decision making and planning 0 None
2011-01-10 Colorectal cancer screening disparities in certain regions 0 None
2011-01-10 U.N. announces members of independent panel to investigate source of Haiti's cholera epidemic 0 None
2011-01-10 HHS grants $10 million fund for HCPG opportunity 0 None
2011-01-10 AHRQ study shows 19 million U.S. adults received diabetes treatment in 2007 0 None
2011-01-10 HHS and EPA make new announcements on fluoride based on up to date scientific data 0 None
2011-01-10 GOP sets stage for health reform law repeal vote; Dems fight back, citing CBO report 0 None
2011-01-10 House approves rule for repeal vote; clears the way for Wednesday action 0 None
2011-01-10 FDA warns public about extortion scam 0 None
2011-01-10 FDA warns retailers for illegal sale of tobacco products to minors 0 None
2011-01-10 House delays vote on repeal of health care law 0 None
2011-01-10 Lancet World Report examines health risks associated with inaccurate TB tests, WHO's upcoming recommendations 0 None
2011-01-10 Tips for surviving a bout with 'stomach flu' 0 5
2011-01-10 Anthem Blue Cross, Washington Hospital enter agreement to deliver quality care 0 None
2011-01-10 Innovative device reduces dental drill's noise, helps people to seek oral healthcare treatment 0 None
2011-01-10 USDTL launches two new tests for monitoring long-term alcohol exposure using fingernail, hair specimens 0 None
2011-01-09 Eyespot launches flagship retail store at Chestnut Hill Shopping Center 0 None
2011-01-09 Advantedge Healthcare Solutions announces acquisition of AMSplus 0 None
2011-01-09 More hospital beds close across NSW 0 None
2011-01-07 PCPs and kidney specialists favor collaborative care for progressive chronic kidney disease 0 None
2011-01-07 CORE Health Centers is now Inspire Health 0 None
2011-01-07 Majority of U.S. adults strongly support innovative programs to discourage teen pregnancy 0 None
2011-01-07 ADA commends HHS for reaffirming safety, efficacy of optimal community water fluoridation 0 None
2011-01-07 Research roundup: Accountable Care Organizations; Electronic health records; Medicaid and deficit reductions 0 None
2011-01-07 Roundup: Calif. and health reform; Conn. mental health parity; Insurance premium increases in Iowa, Fla. 0 None
2011-01-07 GOP governors seek leeway to cut Medicaid rolls, The Wall Street Journal reports 0 None
2011-01-07 New poll finds Americans split on repeal; Divide on Capitol Hill deepens 1 None
2011-01-07 CBO analysis estimates health overhaul repeal price tag to be $230 billion 0 None
2011-01-07 California insurance watchdog asks insurer to delay rate hike 0 None
2011-01-07 Fact-checking claims, questions in the continuing overhaul debate 0 None
2011-01-07 Today's Opinions: Brooks, Reich, Fund, Cook on repeal; End-of-life care controversy continues 0 None
2011-01-07 Substantial equivalence review requirement for new tobacco products announced 0 None
2011-01-07 Some Democrats wrestle with reform positions, others file amendments on repeal to force GOP votes against popular consumer protections 0 None
2011-01-07 World's largest medical robotic conference 0 None
2011-01-07 First Edition: January 16, 2011 0 None
2011-01-07 Lower co-payments help companies, workers save health-care costs 0 None
2011-01-07 IDSA releases MRSA treatment guidelines 0 3
2011-01-07 Massachusetts General borrows $420 million for improvements; Detroit hospital penalty reveals new trend 0 None
2011-01-07 Roundup: In Oregon, New Gov. Kitzhaber vows to change state's health care delivery system; In Ariz., 2nd person denied transplant coverage dies 0 None
2011-01-07 HHS Secretary releases statement on Blue Shield of California’s proposed insurance rate increase 0 None
2011-01-07 Opinions: Global health top foreign policy issue; Global food security; Opiate-substitution programs in Eastern Europe; Feed the future; Foreign aid lessons 0 None
2011-01-07 New York Times examines bureaucracy at U.N. 0 None
2011-01-07 GOP officially takes the House; Pledges to make good on promises to repeal health law, slash spending 0 None
2011-01-07 California insurer seeks significant rate increase 0 None
2011-01-07 Poll shows strong support as Smoke-Free Kentucky Campaign launches today 0 None
2011-01-07 Noninvasive dentistry pioneer develops ZERO-PAIN SmileSimplicity procedure 0 None
2011-01-07 Today's Opinions: Views of the health law from Rove, Bachmann, Kondracke 0 None
2011-01-07 Administration reverses federal rule on End-of-life planning 0 None
2011-01-07 U.S. health expenditures increased 4% in 2009 0 None
2011-01-07 Obama health team undergoes reorganization 0 None
2011-01-06 Dade Medical College officially launches new School of Continuing Education on Jan 22 0 None
2011-01-06 MAXIMUS signs Eligibility Support Services contract with HHSC 0 None
2011-01-06 Medical experts issue warning about common practice of tablet splitting 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers find intervention is less effective for surgical and neurological ICU patients 0 None
2011-01-06 Californians can now access information about local healthcare providers using MyHealthResource 0 None
2011-01-06 InHealth awards grant to assess effects of hip replacement therapy on aging populations 0 None
2011-01-06 Study provides global estimate of unreported mesothelioma cases 0 None
2011-01-06 Sudan referendum approaches, highlighting health, development challenges facing the south 0 4
2011-01-06 First web-based TBI screening tool for veterans 0 None
2011-01-06 NCCN Guidelines provide treatment information for patients with melanoma, prostate and ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-01-06 NY Times: U.S. alters rule on paying for end-of-life planning 0 None
2011-01-06 JAX, Tufts University unveil new mammalian genetics track for PhD students 0 None
2011-01-06 States continue implementation efforts; Some newly-elected AGs step up legal attacks 0 None
2011-01-06 Nicotine replacement therapies to quit smoking 0 None
2011-01-06 Study shows positive effects of formal child care in improving language skills 0 None
2011-01-06 IV fluids for trauma patients may not be life savers all the time 0 None
2011-01-06 State roundup: Minn. Medicaid expansion, Mass. health costs, Calif. free clinic 0 None
2011-01-06 OpEds: Sebelius, Fla. Attorney General, USA Today, Wash Post opine about repeal strategies 0 None
2011-01-06 Scientists report that organically grown vegetables have less healthful antioxidants 0 None
2011-01-06 Outlook continues to be negative for insurers, modern healthcare reports 0 None
2011-01-06 Tips for healthy living 0 None
2011-01-06 Study: Helicopter transport positively impacts survival of injured patients 0 None
2011-01-06 Politics and advocacy swirl around the health overhaul's next chapter 0 None
2011-01-06 Democrats defend health law, prepare to fight back as House minority 0 None
2011-01-05 Ascend Health inaugurates two psychiatric hospitals, acquires two new hospitals 0 None
2011-01-05 Nurses start closing hospital beds in protest of staffing levels 0 None
2011-01-05 First Edition: January 5, 2011 0 None
2011-01-05 HCI signs deal with VHA for Community Health Needs Assessment System 0 None
2011-01-05 Tips for storing and cleaning out the medicine cabinet 0 None
2011-01-05 Sugared-sweetened beverages eliminated from Nationwide Children's Hospital campus 0 None
2011-01-05 American Heart Association partners in global effort to prepare for UN non-communicable diseases summit 0 None
2011-01-05 New laboratory manual on imaging in developmental biology 0 None
2011-01-05 UC professor receives Fulbright Scholar Award to explore health education efforts in China 0 None
2011-01-05 Tablet splitting leads to inaccurate dosages 0 None
2011-01-05 Star Scientific plans to submit new, moist-snuff product for FDA evaluation 0 None
2011-01-05 SIVAC initiative helps establish Mongolian National Immunization Technical Advisory Group 0 None
2011-01-05 New Wisconsin Governor backs legal challenge 0 None
2011-01-05 DMC announces contracts over $60M after sealing partnership with Vanguard Health Systems 0 None
2011-01-05 Canadian Cancer Society launches sixth annual Driven to Quit Challenge 0 4
2011-01-05 Study identifies sailing injuries 0 None
2011-01-05 HMS receives contracts to perform dependent eligibility audit services 0 None
2011-01-05 CDS introduces new Diabetes DIC in the college curriculum 0 None
2011-01-05 Alzheimer's Association applauds President Obama for signing National Alzheimer's Project Act into law 0 None
2011-01-05 ACE identifies key objectives to combat obesity epidemic in the U.S. 0 None
2011-01-05 Anti-tobacco laws can reduce smoking habits in Europe 0 None
2011-01-05 NTU announces $150 million Lee Foundation gift for new medical school 0 None
2011-01-05 Loyola University to co-host smoking-cessation clinic 0 None
2011-01-05 CIGNA announces introduction of Dental Network Savings Program 0 None
2011-01-05 Cornerstone Healthcare Plus REIT acquires Carriage Court of Hilliard 0 None
2011-01-05 Obama to sign food safety law today 0 None
2011-01-05 AvMed receives NCQA's Excellent Accreditation status for commercial and Medicare products 0 None
2011-01-05 High risk of burnout among residents and senior physicians 0 5
2011-01-05 New research finds physicians are not following standard care guidelines for OA 0 None
2011-01-05 Setting the date: House scheduled to vote Jan. 12 on health law repeal 0 None
2011-01-05 Seattle Times looks at response to Haitian cholera outbreak on the ground 0 None
2011-01-05 Grubb & Ellis Healthcare announces acquisition of Lawton Medical Office Building Portfolio 0 None
2011-01-05 New wound care eLearning Portal for clinicians 0 None
2011-01-05 Republican push to undo health law will be no easy task 0 None
2011-01-05 Roundup: Calif. issues emergency medical care expenditure regs; High risk pools in Mich., Wis. face stumbling blocks 0 None
2011-01-05 Get examined during Glaucoma Awareness Month 0 None
2011-01-05 Governors take hard look at Medicaid dollars, programs 0 None
2011-01-05 Senate Dems line up against the effort to undo the health overhaul 0 None
2011-01-05 Levindale's Specialty Hospital inagurates high intensity unit 0 None
2011-01-05 Opinions: U.S. International Affairs Budget; Health impacts of climate change; Role of U.N.; Drug development, free trade 0 None
2011-01-04 Today's Opinions: GOP rerun; Finding bipartisanship; Pawlenty's legacy 0 None
2011-01-04 NHS wastes £1bn on supplier rates: Report 0 None
2011-01-04 First Edition: January 4, 2011 0 5
2011-01-04 CAMFT launches new searchable online directory for counselors and therapists 0 None
2011-01-04 Six new experts join National Biodefense Science Board 0 None
2011-01-04 People fail to understand consequences of social trauma felt by bullied victims 0 3.6
2011-01-04 Eighth Annual CTO Summit and Left Main Coronary Interventions Course to be held Feb. 14-16, in New York City 0 None
2011-01-04 Childhood/adolescent victimization: Enhanced outreach needed 0 None
2011-01-04 14th World Conference on Lung Cancer: Online registration opens 0 2
2011-01-04 MBGH releases survey results of employers' reactions to health reform 0 None
2011-01-04 New program may help reduce hospital readmission rates for high-risk seniors 0 None
2011-01-04 Take control of your healthcare 0 4.7
2011-01-04 Non-radiologist physicians are paid more for NDI by Medicare than radiologists 0 None
2011-01-04 Speaker Pelosi releases statement on Republican legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act 0 5
2011-01-04 New USP standards to improve health literacy, proper medication usage among patients 0 None
2011-01-04 JAMIA introduces number of changes to journal's business operations and contents 0 None
2011-01-04 AHF to supply $1 million in free AIDS drugs to Florida's disenrolled and wait listed HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2011-01-04 SelectHealth ranked Utah's top HMO health plan 0 None
2011-01-04 Lancet editorial highlights similarities between current health challenges, those from 1911 0 None
2011-01-04 Newsweek reports on growth of safety net programs in developing countries 0 None
2011-01-04 Baby boomers lack knowledge about Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-01-04 Media examine potential Obama administration engagement with Africa in 2011, foreign policy action on Capitol Hill 0 None
2011-01-04 New House GOP leaders plan early vote on health law repeal 0 None
2011-01-04 ASE releases set of recommendations for quality echocardiography laboratory operations 0 None
2011-01-04 U-M research shows children are more frequently exposed to radiation through imaging tests 0 None
2011-01-04 Senator eyes plan to ease prescription drug shortages 0 None
2011-01-04 The Scientist examines how nonprofit, for-profit pharma groups are working together to make drugs more affordable for developing countries 0 None
2011-01-04 Pandemic flu toolkit for nursing facilities 0 None
2011-01-04 Los Angeles Magazine declares LA BioMed physicians as 2011 Southern California Super Doctors 0 None
2011-01-04 Obama signs law to help 9/11 workers 0 None
2011-01-04 New ATS guidelines for treating fungal infection in adult pulmonary and critical care patients 0 None
2011-01-04 Florida public hospitals a likely target for new governor; Two people appointed to create Calif. health exchange 0 None
2011-01-03 C. difficile infection has become common among hospitalized children in the US 0 None
2011-01-03 Aetna acquires Medicity 0 None
2011-01-03 New approach to Alzheimer’s care 0 None
2011-01-03 Looking ahead: What health system changes to expect in 2011 0 None
2011-01-03 KHN video: Health care battles to surge anew in 2011 0 None
2011-01-03 Deceptive food labels lead to increased risk of deadly diseases 0 1
2011-01-03 LA Times: Exploring the fairness of wellness incentives 0 None
2011-01-03 Today's Opinions: End-of-life counseling; Rising costs of boomers; Controlling infections in hospitals 0 None
2011-01-03 Cyfluent Chart, Version 2.0 receives Complete EHR certification 0 None
2011-01-03 Quantum mechanics technique against flu 0 3.8
2011-01-03 Saint John's Health System and St.Vincent Jennings parter with Indiana Health Information Exchange 0 None
2011-01-03 SAIC awarded NIH follow-on task order to provide support to Center for Scientific Review 0 None
2011-01-03 MedCath completes sale of TexSan Heart Hospital to Methodist Healthcare System 0 None
2011-01-03 MEDNAX acquires Neonatal Medical Associates 0 None
2011-01-03 First Edition: January 3, 2011 0 None
2011-01-03 Book on the business side of medicine 0 None
2011-01-03 LHC Group announces acquisition of hospice locations in Alabama and Louisiana 0 None
2011-01-02 Team care to help multiple chronic conditions 0 5


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