Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - April 2011

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2011-04-30 Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announces 88 new winners under Grand Challenges Exploration program 0 None
2011-04-30 Study finds under-reporting of adverse events in hospitals 0 None
2011-04-30 State news highlights: Texas Senate approves Medicaid savings bill 0 None
2011-04-30 Most nurses are chronically sleep deprived 0 None
2011-04-30 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-04-30 Cote d'Ivoire in need of additional humanitarian assistance, on verge of health crisis, U.N. agency says 0 None
2011-04-30 Ontario Lung Association to launch new asthma education book to mark World Asthma Day 0 None
2011-04-30 Childs Medical Clinic uses Greenway Medical Technologies' PrimeSUITE 2011 0 None
2011-04-30 Health Care REIT portfolio partners recognized in ALFA's 2011 'Best of the Best' awards 0 None
2011-04-30 Animal-assisted therapy reduces anxiety in patients undergoing MRI: Study 0 None
2011-04-30 Winners of "On the Road, Off the Phone" public service announcement contest announced 0 None
2011-04-30 Grant Thornton Leader & Innovator of the Year award for Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy president 0 None
2011-04-30 Henry M. Jackson Foundation to honor Heroes of Military Medicine 0 None
2011-04-30 FDA announces steps to help reduce risk of exposure to improperly reprocessed devices 0 None
2011-04-30 Free medical clinic at Tacoma Dome to serve more patients 0 None
2011-04-30 Evive Health COO to discuss latest fitness technologies at a radio show 0 None
2011-04-30 Michael Dell shows how information technology can improve efficiency, quality of care today 0 None
2011-04-30 Study: Immigrants living less than five years in Canada less likely to have premature babies 0 None
2011-04-30 Mediaplanet releases Kidney Health report to targeted markets in USA 0 None
2011-04-30 OHI to open new Sanctuary at Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn 0 None
2011-04-30 Southwest York Region residents support for new Vaughan hospital, York Central Hospital expansion 0 None
2011-04-30 New training program for nurses to prevent workplace violence 0 None
2011-04-30 House Joint Resolution introduced to recognize Rural Health Day 0 None
2011-04-30 Study finds no significant disparities in nursing practice environment, patient safety culture 0 None
2011-04-30 Three hundred neurosurgeons to participate in Central Park softball tournament 0 None
2011-04-30 Regenstrief Institute president receives 2011 Distinguished Investigator Award 0 None
2011-04-30 HIV/AIDS research in Africa 0 None
2011-04-30 AACN to recognize Elizabeth Bridges with Flame of Excellence Award 0 None
2011-04-30 Henry Schein initiates disaster relief hotline for dentists, physicians, veterinarians 0 None
2011-04-30 Preventive measures needed to ensure protection from workplace hazards, ILO head says 0 None
2011-04-30 Annapolis Coalition selects 7 behavioral health organizations for Pacesetter Award 0 None
2011-04-30 Prescriptions for narcotic-containing drugs often contain too much medication per dose 0 None
2011-04-30 AACN to honor 22 nurses nationwide with 2011 Circle of Excellence Award 0 None
2011-04-30 CVS Caremark Charitable Trust donates $75,000 to support relief efforts in Alabama 0 None
2011-04-30 Community Hospital adds MemorialCare as third facility in Long Beach 0 None
2011-04-30 AHF advocates to attend drug giant Abbott Laboratories' Annual General Meeting 0 None
2011-04-30 Rite Aid donates $50,000 for tornado victims in Alabama and Tennessee 0 None
2011-04-30 Kindred Healthcare responds to CMS' proposed Medicare rule 0 None
2011-04-30 Hospitals: Another merger; patient satisfaction as a quality indicator 0 None
2011-04-30 Uniformed Services University dean receives AACN-GE Pioneering Spirit Award 0 None
2011-04-30 THCA expresses deep concern about CMS' proposed Medicare regulations 0 None
2011-04-30 Microsoft honors ECRI Institute with Customer Excellence Award 0 None
2011-04-30 White youths less likely to be tested for STI in pediatric emergency department 0 None
2011-04-30 GOP Medicare plan triggers town hall rage — but is it real? 0 None
2011-04-30 UCSF nursing professor earns AACN-GE recognition for cardiac care 0 None
2011-04-30 Tips for parents to prevent child's sports injuries 0 None
2011-04-30 Invivo Therapeutics' Chief Science Officer selected as recipient of 2011 Apple Award 1 None
2011-04-30 Gates Foundation awards 88 new grand challenges grants 0 None
2011-04-30 Frequently hospitalized patients may need a specialist focused on their care: Hospital care expert 0 None
2011-04-30 Positive health messages can help African-Americans to quit smoking 0 None
2011-04-30 C3 Jian, West China School of Stomatology to create joint CRC to test oral healthcare products 0 None
2011-04-30 Atlas opens three satellite offices in North America 0 None
2011-04-30 AACN to recognize Janet Marvin with Marguerite Rodgers Kinney Award for a Distinguished Career 0 None
2011-04-30 WHO highlights global threat of NCDs, need for action at Moscow meeting 0 None
2011-04-30 American Red Cross commits another $30M to support recovery efforts in Japan 0 None
2011-04-30 Also in global health news: Libya food shortage; PMTCT in Swaziland; TB detection in U.K.; food issues in Foreign Policy magazine 0 None
2011-04-30 UofL nursing professor receives Outstanding Faculty Practice award 0 None
2011-04-30 Aetna becomes California's third insurer to scale back rate hikes 0 None
2011-04-30 Amedisys elected to Health Information Trust Alliance Executive Council 0 None
2011-04-30 Early interventions can help cease smoking 0 None
2011-04-30 Researchers study about exercise habits among obese, overweight individuals 0 None
2011-04-30 Texas nursing leader earns AACN recognition for her distinguished career 0 None
2011-04-30 African-Americans more likely to use 'quitlines' than white smokers 0 None
2011-04-30 American Legion supports proposed legislation that will help MST victims 0 None
2011-04-30 Penn Nursing, Surgeon General partner to promote breastfeeding awareness in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-30 Health practitioners need to assess health literacy to overcome barrier to quality care: MD Anderson nurse 0 5
2011-04-30 North Dakota moves forward on health law's insurance exchange 0 None
2011-04-30 Brain function variations may increase person's risk of drug abuse 0 1
2011-04-30 Children with TVs in their bedrooms more likely to be overweight: Study 0 None
2011-04-30 Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care acknowledges importance of fine-tuning Medicare payment system 0 None
2011-04-30 The AFA completes yearlong fertility educational series 0 None
2011-04-30 Opinions: NCDs must be tackled worldwide; myths surround usefulness of foreign aid 0 None
2011-04-30 Healthcare advertising agencies earn Med Ad News recognition 0 None
2011-04-30 AACN to present Flame of Excellence Award to VCU researcher 0 None
2011-04-30 Unintentional injury deaths of young children can be prevented: Study 0 None
2011-04-30 Missouri American Water supports DEA's prescription drug collection program 0 None
2011-04-30 ATRN experts to improve health in Appalachian region 0 None
2011-04-30 Washington magazine releases list of peer-selected top physician specialists 0 None
2011-04-30 PAM to launch national pregnancy awareness campaign for women 0 None
2011-04-30 Med Ad News honors CAHG with Vision Award for personalized healthcare 0 None
2011-04-30 Research roundup: Saving lives through health literacy 0 None
2011-04-30 Study explores link between primary healthcare provider and patient activation 0 None
2011-04-30 New guide to help cancer patients manage symptoms, side effects 0 None
2011-04-30 Viewpoints: Suggestions for modifying proposals on Medicare 0 None
2011-04-30 Visionary Healthware receives ONC-ATCB certification for new EHR solution 0 None
2011-04-30 AACN to present Flame of Excellence Award to Baylor cardiovascular nurse specialist 0 None
2011-04-30 DVA is now DaVita Labs 0 None
2011-04-30 Black cardiac arrest victims less apt to survive at hospitals: Study 0 None
2011-04-30 HHS launches Hospital Value-Based Purchasing program 0 None
2011-04-29 Reimbursement policy influences choice of IMRT for treating breast cancer 0 None
2011-04-29 Harvard Engineering School receives $100,000 grant to develop microbial-based cell phone charger 0 None
2011-04-29 USAID announces shift in gender programming, organizational structure 0 None
2011-04-29 China's census shows aging population; Officials say family planning policies to be maintained 0 None
2011-04-29 ACS BSCN accredits Christiana Care's Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence as Level 1 facility 0 None
2011-04-29 Public opinion polls uncover differing views on plans for Medicare's future 0 None
2011-04-29 First Edition: April 29, 2011 0 None
2011-04-29 InTouch Health launches expanded suite of clinical workflow documentation and imaging solutions for telemedicine 0 None
2011-04-29 Interval training and healthy eating are perfect solutions for obesity sufferers 0 None
2011-04-29 Dems sharpen focus on Medicare; Reid to hold vote on Ryan budget 0 None
2011-04-29 CSMLS calls on federal leaders to prioritize health care during election 0 None
2011-04-29 Ind. lawmakers vote to strip Planned Parenthood of federal funds 0 None
2011-04-29 CBO offers savings estimate on GOP plan to repeal health law provision 0 None
2011-04-29 Red Cross helps thousands of tornado affected people in the Southern U.S. 0 None
2011-04-29 Study finds increase in obesity prevalence among adults with arthritis 0 None
2011-04-29 Study finds low pediatric flu vaccination acceptance rates in Atlanta 0 None
2011-04-29 Study reveals dangerous chemicals in foam carpet pads 0 None
2011-04-29 Florida's Medicaid experiment continues to draw attention 0 None
2011-04-29 Hospitals deal, others release profit reports 0 None
2011-04-29 Physicians who refer patients to LUHS can now access Loyola Connect system 0 None
2011-04-29 C-section deliveries have increased by 72%, episiotomy and forceps use have declined 0 None
2011-04-29 Longer looks: Autism researcher's legacy; methadone for prisoners 1 None
2011-04-29 Symposium to examine bidirectional relationship between oral health and diabetes 0 None
2011-04-29 Belmont Village to inaugurate senior housing in Thousand Oaks 0 None
2011-04-29 New innovative pilot project to combat surgical infections 0 None
2011-04-29 GHRI founder earns Baxter-AUPHA recognition for Health Services Research 0 None
2011-04-29 State roundup: Mass. House votes to limit collective bargaining rights 0 None
2011-04-28 Viewpoints: Taking the deficit seriously; despite low numbers, high-risk pools are succeeding 0 None
2011-04-28 Study shows direct link between cotton swab use and ruptured eardrum 0 5
2011-04-28 AARP warns against Medicaid block grants 0 None
2011-04-28 First Edition: April 28, 2011 0 None
2011-04-28 PURE Bioscience introduces new Hard Surface disinfectant 0 None
2011-04-28 WellPoint offers health coaches for employees to resolve clinical issues 0 None
2011-04-28 MGH's telestroke program selects Vidyo healthcare solution for video conferencing 0 None
2011-04-28 Experts to teach athletic trainers, medical providers on sports head injuries 0 None
2011-04-28 Collaborative approach can help improve Appalachian's health 0 None
2011-04-28 New microchip sensor can detect individual's respiratory rate 2 None
2011-04-28 'Harm-minimization' approach can lead to high teen alcohol consumption 0 None
2011-04-28 Health effects of Chernobyl nuclear crisis remain unknown 25 years after incident 0 None
2011-04-28 E-Cigarette company welcomes FDA regulation 0 None
2011-04-28 UCLA's Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program improves patients' survival rate 0 None
2011-04-28 CMA and AFN call federal leaders to modernize Canada Health Act 0 None
2011-04-28 AstraZeneca introduces new CRESTOR and NEXIUM customer service websites 0 None
2011-04-28 Study examines racial differences between obesity and vitamin D among children 0 None
2011-04-28 Five Loyola employees donate kidneys to complete strangers 0 None
2011-04-28 Current savings fall short of what will be needed to meet retiree health costs 0 None
2011-04-28 Panel speakers to discuss hepatitis C prevention, treatment at Mayes College event 0 None
2011-04-28 UTHealth's education program helps nurses to gain extra skills in geriatric care 0 None
2011-04-28 Detailing the 'Village Movement' in senior living 0 None
2011-04-28 Calls for improvement of hospital food by Australian Medical Association 1 None
2011-04-28 Legislative approaches needed to address obesity epidemic in Canada 0 None
2011-04-28 Non-communicable diseases responsible for more than half of deaths worldwide, WHO report says 0 None
2011-04-28 ASTRO develops new thoracic radiotherapy guideline 0 None
2011-04-28 IAHF, Global Bridges launch tobacco treatment training for Mexico health care providers 0 None
2011-04-28 Nursing environment linked to improved patient outcomes 0 None
2011-04-28 Report: Health law will make insurance more affordable to most 0 None
2011-04-28 GOP Medicare plan may put 'elderly vote in play' 0 None
2011-04-28 Baby doll can serve as effective therapy for geriatric patients 0 None
2011-04-28 Five-minute screening program can help track children with autism 0 None
2011-04-28 Medicaid managed care under the microscope 0 None
2011-04-28 Novel strategy for physicians to detect Autism Syndrome Disorder in babies 0 None
2011-04-28 Arthritis poses significant health and economic burden in U.S. adults 0 None
2011-04-28 State roundup: Conn. Gov. says no 'public option' this year 0 None
2011-04-28 Viewpoints: Medicare options and politics; high costs of care; health disparities 0 None
2011-04-27 First Edition: April 27, 2011 0 None
2011-04-27 CMAJ: Canada needs national pharmacare program 0 None
2011-04-27 CTS to present latest self-service innovations at CETW tradeshow 0 None
2011-04-27 U.S. Labor Department campaign to educate workers on heat-related illnesses 0 None
2011-04-27 American Lung Association releases 2011 annual air quality report 0 None
2011-04-27 Study finds link between health literacy and outcomes among heart failure patients 0 5
2011-04-27 Tips for parents to identify concussions in young athletes 0 None
2011-04-27 High Court hears arguments regarding access to docs' prescribing data 0 None
2011-04-27 RegenceRx supports DEA program to raise awareness on unused prescription drugs 0 None
2011-04-27 CDC: States can do more to improve Children's food environment 0 None
2011-04-27 AACN to host annual NTI conference for nurses 0 None
2011-04-27 Santorum says health law fuels interest in possible presidential bid 0 None
2011-04-27 Interventionalist-transfer strategy can improve heart attack patients' outcomes 0 None
2011-04-27 Court's rejection of fast-track request raises questions, issues 0 None
2011-04-27 Northwestern Asthma-COPD Program with palliative medicine can enhance patient care 0 5
2011-04-27 Report: 90% of American families can gain premium access under Affordable Care Act 0 None
2011-04-27 Reform policy news: High-risk pools, exchanges, IPAB 0 None
2011-04-27 KHCC, Global Bridges to start tobacco treatment training for EMRO health care providers 0 None
2011-04-27 Dems eye Ryan Medicare plan as political opportunity 0 None
2011-04-27 Grant Memorial selects HMS to provide full suite of products for Petersburg hospital 0 None
2011-04-27 World could meet U.N. goal of almost ending malaria deaths by 2015, U.N. special envoy for malaria says 0 None
2011-04-27 Study links readmissions with nurse overtime 0 None
2011-04-27 State roundup: Single-payer bill advances in Vt. Legislature 0 None
2011-04-27 Viewpoints: Shortsighted fight against fund to prevent disease; strengthening regulators' control of premium increases 0 None
2011-04-27 IDSI signs exclusive distribution agreement with Kepter Internacional 0 5
2011-04-26 First Edition: April 26, 2011 0 None
2011-04-26 Active Healthy Kids Canada releases 2011 Report Card on physical activity for children, youth 0 None
2011-04-26 ATA calls on CMS to remove Medicare's outdated restrictions on telemedicine for ACOs 0 None
2011-04-26 Pediatricians plan April 27 rally to protect children's health care access 0 None
2011-04-26 Collins, Orszag criticize Ryan plan; Santorum rues Medicare prescription benefit vote 0 None
2011-04-26 AAPC announces low price medical coding books pre-sale through June 30 0 None
2011-04-26 University of Arkansas receives USDA grant for childhood obesity project 0 None
2011-04-26 AU health ministers highlight concerns over climate change's impact on health at CAMH5 0 None
2011-04-26 Airwaves in GOP House districts become battleground in Medicare debate 0 None
2011-04-26 Neusoft signs subscription agreement with Aerotel Medical Systems 0 None
2011-04-26 Tufts Medical Center commits to offer quality and affordable patient care 0 None
2011-04-26 WHO Africa regional director issues message for World Malaria Day 0 None
2011-04-26 TMC RNs issue formal notice to hold one-day strike for patient safety 0 None
2011-04-26 Cedars-Sinai's community benefit contribution is $502.4 million for 2010 0 None
2011-04-26 U.S. President's Malaria Initiative releases fifth annual report 0 None
2011-04-26 COGCare chooses UPMC Health Plan as exclusive insurance provider 0 None
2011-04-26 World Malaria Day opinion pieces 0 None
2011-04-26 Tai chi exercise linked to improved quality of life in CHF patients 0 None
2011-04-26 African-American couples with HIV can benefit from health promotion interventions 0 None
2011-04-26 Unintentional prescription opioid overdose deaths have reached epidemic proportions in the U.S. 0 5
2011-04-26 High non-overtime RN staffing can reduce patient readmission rates 0 None
2011-04-26 Simple radar system can diagnose traumatic brain injuries in soldiers, athletes 0 None
2011-04-26 Patients of orthopedists are more apt to undergo back surgery 0 None
2011-04-26 In the statehouses: Localities vs. unions in Mass.; supporters to rally for SustiNet in Conn. 0 None
2011-04-26 Study: More couple-based HIV counseling needed in South Africa 0 None
2011-04-26 ACC/AHA release consensus document to help clinicians reduce risk of hypertension in older adults 0 None
2011-04-26 NetGuarantee's inaugural transaction to help save lives from malaria 0 None
2011-04-26 BCBSMA develops goals to support four Massachusetts community areas 0 None
2011-04-26 Aquilent launches new vaccine government site to help citizens stay healthy 0 None
2011-04-26 State roundup: Fla. hospitals divided public/private oversight; generous health benefits for Calif. elected officials 0 None
2011-04-26 Study: 80% of blacks more likely to spend all personal finances for cancer care 0 None
2011-04-26 Viewpoints: Sebelius on medical mistakes; Stockman on solving deficit; Fox on Medicare's political history 0 None
2011-04-26 Frequent social activity may prevent or delay cognitive decline in old age 0 None
2011-04-26 Neonatal intensive care unit tips for parents 0 None
2011-04-26 Amerigroup to inaugurate new service center in Houston 0 None
2011-04-26 Aetna achieves full pharmacy benefit management accreditation from URAC 0 None
2011-04-25 American Academy of Pediatrics sounds alarm on chemicals 0 None
2011-04-25 Highmark to open additional Direct retail health insurance stores in Pennsylvania 0 None
2011-04-25 Some Iowa health care institutions have little oversight 0 None
2011-04-25 Supreme Court declines to expedite Virginia suit against health law 0 None
2011-04-25 MACHC offers Phytel's Proactive Patient Outreach solution to members 0 None
2011-04-25 Child's death renews medical error debate 0 None
2011-04-25 Governors feeling the pinch on Medicaid funding 0 None
2011-04-25 House Republicans face heat at home over proposed Medicare cuts 0 None
2011-04-25 PDI extends eDetailing to mobile programs 0 None
2011-04-25 Planned Parenthood spends $400,000 on first-quarter lobbying 0 None
2011-04-25 Rwanda, QIAGEN and Merck launch comprehensive national cervical cancer prevention program 0 None
2011-04-25 As practices change, family physician has trouble retiring 0 None
2011-04-25 Analysis of the health law's effects continues 0 None
2011-04-25 Supreme Court to weigh drug confidentiality laws 0 None
2011-04-25 Cambridge Heart releases new MTWA software 0 None
2011-04-25 Former U-M football champion to receive Mott award for his support to the hospital 0 None
2011-04-25 EACC to host Health & Wellness conference in Cincinnati 0 None
2011-04-25 Texas Institute for Surgery, StreamVenue partner for innovative endoscopy technology 0 None
2011-04-25 Alpine Access completes third party audit for compliance with HIPAA and HITECH Acts 0 None
2011-04-25 NCM, National Park Foundation partner to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2011-04-25 Burchfield Primary School third-grader to receive $1,000 PDA's poster contest prize 0 None
2011-04-25 Africa's football leaders earn UAM recognition for combating malaria 0 None
2011-04-25 Physicians Foundation retains CooperKatz as its public relations agency 0 None
2011-04-25 USC School of Medicine to host world congress on ultrasound for healthcare providers 0 None
2011-04-25 Global health experts discuss legislative landscape of 112th Congress at Kaiser Family Foundation panel 0 None
2011-04-25 New study reports national survey results of physicians who deliver childhood vaccinations 0 1
2011-04-25 LoJack announces availability of SafetyNet service in Miami-Dade County 0 None
2011-04-25 Multiracial adults' responses on medical forms can give misimpressions 0 None
2011-04-25 Ahead of Immunization Week, WHO calls for countries to come together to control measles outbreak in Europe 0 None
2011-04-25 Canadians join hands in fight against meningitis on April 24th 0 None
2011-04-25 SAMHSA develops Metro Briefs on drug-related statistics across the nation 0 None
2011-04-25 Planned Parenthood offers free STI tests during Take Action Tour concert 0 None
2011-04-25 The Dannon Company launches new health and nutrition campaign for Californians 0 None
2011-04-25 Epic Imaging receives 100% Mammography Quality Standards Act score 0 None
2011-04-25 U.N. Secretary-General calls for scale up of global malaria efforts ahead of World Malaria Day 0 None
2011-04-25 Noninvasive Masimo carboxyhemoglobin can effectively screen ED patients for CO poisoning 0 None
2011-04-25 NCOA to provide online Chronic Disease Self Management Program for employees 0 None
2011-04-25 UCI anesthesiologist to use $3.2 million NIH grant for P-TIPS program 0 None
2011-04-25 Parties sparring over Medicare as Sen. Collins vows 'no' vote on Ryan budget 0 None
2011-04-25 Free CME course on cardiovascular disease to be held in Phoenix, Arizona 0 None
2011-04-25 Geisinger's Geriatric Assessment Program helps seniors promote good health 0 None
2011-04-25 AHF opposes Florida officials' AIDS budget proposal at 'Rule 64D' hearings 1 None
2011-04-25 UNH takes immediate action to assist tornado victims in Southern states 0 None
2011-04-25 Two studies about oral health inequalities in older people published in IADR/AADR journal 0 None
2011-04-25 ASPO to honor pediatric otolaryngologists at annual meeting in Chicago 0 None
2011-04-25 Pediatric otolaryngologist to earn Charles Ferguson Clinical Science recognition 0 None
2011-04-25 USGBC honors SelectHealth with LEED Silver award 0 None
2011-04-25 Oncologists discuss about NCCN updated guidelines at 4th Annual Asia Scientific Congress 0 None
2011-04-25 Medtronic's English Channel swimming competition to raise awareness on ALS 0 None
2011-04-25 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-04-25 Californians for Patient Care reminds parents about affordable infants' immunizations 0 None
2011-04-25 San Ramon dentist offers iTero digital system for patients 0 None
2011-04-22 FiberChoice launches 'Choices for Better Health' nationwide sweepstakes 0 None
2011-04-22 LABJ honors SCAN Health Plan for community outreach programs 0 None
2011-04-22 Saint Vincent Hospital to build new cancer center in downtown Worcester 0 None
2011-04-22 Enrollment in managed Medicaid plans on the rise 0 None
2011-04-22 Roswell Park Cancer Institute named Blue Distinction Center for Transplants 0 None
2011-04-22 Mediaplanet publishes comprehensive guides to Conquering Hunger 0 None
2011-04-22 U.S. healthcare costs continue to increase at a declining rate 0 None
2011-04-22 TJX commits $1 million to advance mission of Alzheimer's Association 0 None
2011-04-22 Close wins in sporting events linked to more traffic fatalities 0 None
2011-04-22 Congressman Holt congratulates Vaxinnate for BARDA award to develop next generation of flu vaccines 0 None
2011-04-22 Now campaigning, Obama to ask voters to give health law a chance 0 None
2011-04-22 Facts become greatest casualty in war on pain medications 0 None
2011-04-22 Politics swirl around plans for Medicare's future, the deficit 0 None
2011-04-22 Baxa increases recycling initiatives by 22% 0 None
2011-04-22 Research roundup: New hips, Medicare & hospital stays; Medicaid update 0 None
2011-04-22 Emerus implements Stockell's suite of Patient Access and Revenue Cycle Management solutions 0 None
2011-04-22 Screening for home health care is subject of new Medicare rules 0 None
2011-04-22 Viewpoints: Gov. Walker on 'obsolete' Medicaid; Are patients consumers?; The Onion pokes fun at Romney 0 None
2011-04-22 Digital Assent announces 100th customer of PatientPad self-service patient check-in and education solution 0 None
2011-04-22 Federal judge in N.J. dismisses health overhaul challenge 0 None
2011-04-22 New England Revolution and UnitedHealthcare partner to raise awareness about benefits of healthy living 0 None
2011-04-22 Giffords' office: Close gap in traumatic brain-injury care 0 None
2011-04-22 State news: Calif. report faults screening of in-home care providers 0 None
2011-04-22 Study suggests flaw in methods used to measure racial health disparities 0 None
2011-04-22 LCA-GA calls on entire Georgia delegation to support Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act 0 None
2011-04-22 Halfpenny adds 13 new clients for clinical data connectivity in first quarter 2011 0 None
2011-04-22 NetsforLife joins UMCOR to provide 100,000 malaria nets in Mozambique 0 4
2011-04-22 UNITAID has raised $2B through airline tax since 2006, could be model for G20 development funding, UNITAID chair says 0 None
2011-04-22 Clinton says U.S. will continue to back Haiti's quake recovery after meeting with Haitian President-elect 0 None
2011-04-22 HHS unveils new national patient safety initiative 0 None
2011-04-22 First Edition: April 22, 2011 0 None
2011-04-22 Canada Prime Minister announces $10 million fund for defibrillators and related training 0 None
2011-04-22 Loyola to honor its nurses for their commitment in clinical care, research and education 0 None
2011-04-22 Topshop introduces limited edition t-shirt for Fashion Targets Breast Cancer 0 None
2011-04-22 ESHRE's Guide for CBRC aims to ensure high-quality assisted reproduction treatment 0 None
2011-04-22 Longer looks: Tommy Thompson on Medicare; Was WSJ Pulitzer undeserved?; IPAB and cost cutting 0 None
2011-04-22 Ochsner, Take Care Health announce new relationship 0 5
2011-04-22 The Healthy Home book on reducing health hazards advances in ranking on best sellers lists 0 None
2011-04-22 Latest advancements in telemedicine to be presented at ATA 2011 0 None
2011-04-22 Health IT creates demand for new group of employees — 'Medical scribes' 0 None
2011-04-22 Jeffrey Modell Foundation opens new center for primary immunodeficiency 0 None
2011-04-22 At Facebook appearance, Obama calls GOP plan for Medicare 'radical' 1 None
2011-04-22 Food seminar to teach community on healthy lifestyle maintainance 0 None
2011-04-22 United Water and NCPA embark on an effort to encourage safe disposal of unused medications 0 None
2011-04-22 Hospitals to host Earth Day events emphasizing link between health, environment 0 None
2011-04-22 Decision Resources: 63% of neurologists select Tysabri as effective MS treatment 0 None
2011-04-22 EMQ FamiliesFirst offers Therapeutic Behavioral Services Program in Monterey County 0 4
2011-04-22 Obama administration urges new graduates to understand their health insurance options 0 None
2011-04-22 Trillium registered nurses choose ONA to become members of the union 0 None
2011-04-22 Early surgery, timely treatment and prenatal diagnosis can help prevent oral clefts 0 2
2011-04-22 China releases first report on foreign aid 0 None
2011-04-22 Plant Purple-Grow Hope honors pancreatic cancer patient 0 None
2011-04-22 JEWEL-OSCO announces free educational tours on diabetes management 0 None
2011-04-22 Employers looking for ways to reduce high blood pressure in the workplace 0 None
2011-04-22 New working group of clinicians to promote e-Prescribing in Canada 0 None
2011-04-22 Ontario's doctors commend government announcement on contraband cigarettes 0 None
2011-04-22 Also in global health news: Nuclear accidents; measles outbreak in Europe; funding shortfall in Zimbabwe; drinking water in Pakistan; agricultural development in S. Asia 0 None
2011-04-22 Umass Lowell establishes new Health and Social Sciences Building 0 None
2011-04-22 IDF and DHA to host World Diabetes Congress in Dubai 0 4
2011-04-22 Ratcliff expands John Muir Medical Center to deliver high-quality patient care 0 None
2011-04-22 Department of VA to host nationwide employee wellness program 0 None
2011-04-22 Political discourse regarding Planned Parenthood moves to states 0 None
2011-04-22 SAVE THE PATIENT hosts special community health show on CAN-TV 0 None
2011-04-22 Experts question hospital's heart device data claims 0 None
2011-04-22 Physiotherapy Associates inaugurates new clinic in Grand Haven, MI 0 None
2011-04-22 Hospital deals, disagreements in the news 0 None
2011-04-22 Health Partners earns NCQA accreditation for high quality care 0 None
2011-04-22 Viewpoints: Medicare cuts & partisan politics; Colorado health exchange; NEJM on family planning 0 None
2011-04-22 BrightSky, Sanare form relationship with American Diabetes Association 0 None
2011-04-22 Physiotherapy Associates inaugurates new clinic in Franklin, TN 0 None
2011-04-22 NAA launches new program to fight wandering incidents among children with autism 0 None
2011-04-22 Opinions: Fight against malaria; small, medium businesses in developing countries; BP oil spill health implications 0 None
2011-04-22 UCLA creates 'Circle of Caring' for nurses to fight professional burnout 0 None
2011-04-22 CTIS Pregnancy Health Information Line aims to educate women about meningitis 0 None
2011-04-22 Severely obese adolescents no more likely to be depressed 0 None
2011-04-22 Department of VA selects construction contractor for new Pittsburgh research building 0 None
2011-04-22 Roundup: Idaho Gov.'s exchange/health law decision; Calif. exchange board meets; Iowa mental health plan 0 None
2011-04-22 USPTO issues patent to Oragenics ProBiora3 for oral care 0 None
2011-04-22 OSI Systems introduces new patient monitoring solution for clinicians 0 None
2011-04-21 Survey: Fewer U.S. seniors dying in hospitals 0 None
2011-04-21 University of Freiburg launches new science portal, Surprising Science 0 None
2011-04-21 BIOTONE launches Edu-Partner Community Outreach Award Program for fifth year 0 None
2011-04-21 First Edition: April 21, 2011 0 None
2011-04-21 NEJM features pulse oximetry training video 0 None
2011-04-21 Rate of antiretroviral virological failure higher among children living with HIV/AIDS than adults, study finds 0 None
2011-04-21 ICA selected by Central Illinois HIE as vendor of choice 0 None
2011-04-21 Roundup: Abortion opponents weigh strategy; Supreme Court reinstates case involving deaths at Va. hospitals 0 None
2011-04-21 Nursing home industry worried about health law mandates; Cuts to Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-04-21 Consumer groups applaud U.S. government call for 'phase down' of dental mercury tooth fillings 0 None
2011-04-21 House GOP seeks details from advocacy groups regarding health reform 'meetings and discussions' 0 None
2011-04-21 NHATS to begin enrollment for study on improving quality of life among the elderly 0 None
2011-04-21 U.N. agencies begin deploying humanitarian aid in western region of Libya 0 None
2011-04-21 Some states struggling with efforts to establish insurance exchanges 0 None
2011-04-21 Opinions: Eliminating TB; HIV prevention trial; Reducing stillbirths; Foreign aid, global stability; Safe injection sites 0 None
2011-04-21 Social media 'a tricky case' for doctors 0 None
2011-04-21 New poll show Americans oppose cuts to Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-04-21 NAMI joins with HealthPartners to reduce stigma of mental illnesses 1 None
2011-04-21 WHO team assesses medical situation in Cote d'Ivoire; EU doubles aid pledge 0 None
2011-04-21 HHS will award quality bonuses to some Medicare advantage plans 0 None
2011-04-21 Viewpoints: Would Ryan plan save or 'assault' Medicare?; Controversial Kansas abortion law 1 None
2011-04-21 ACSI reports that customer satisfaction with energy utilities increases 0.8% to 74.7% 0 None
2011-04-21 CMS unveils 2012 hospital Medicare payment proposal 0 None
2011-04-20 Spacelabs Healthcare introduces XPREZZON patient monitoring solution 0 None
2011-04-20 Treatment for Bipolar Disorder now available in Nova Scotia Formulary 0 3
2011-04-20 PCRF awards $1.15 million grant to Children's Hospital Los Angeles 0 None
2011-04-20 Injury Sciences launches WrExpert Pro for scientific analysis of vehicle damages related auto injury claims 0 None
2011-04-20 First Edition: April 20, 2011 0 None
2011-04-20 Parks and green environments impact social, psychological and physical health outcomes 0 None
2011-04-20 ALI-ABA's new practical book on Navigating Health Care Reform 0 None
2011-04-20 Viewpoints: On debt, Medicaid, Medicare and the budget; planned parenthood; one couple's insurance rates 0 None
2011-04-20 Existing scientific evidence indicates no risk to human health from BPA exposure 1 None
2011-04-20 Supreme Court stays quiet on fast-tracking review of health law 0 None
2011-04-20 Rothman Healthcare, Methodist Hospital System enter strategic partnership 0 None
2011-04-20 North American legal injection drug site helps decrease overdose deaths, study shows 0 None
2011-04-20 Researchers to wind down HIV prevention trial in women after interim results find drug not offering protection from HIV 1 None
2011-04-20 Panelists urge consumers to prepare for possible long-term care issues in the future 0 None
2011-04-20 Report: Impact of Ryan's 'Roadmap' on health law unclear 0 None
2011-04-20 Springer to publish new journal of Society of Behavioral Medicine 0 None
2011-04-20 Diabetes in Control announces clinical slide presentation library for medical community 0 None
2011-04-20 Sustained participation of older people can prevent falls in care home and hospital settings 0 None
2011-04-20 MSF calls on African governments, WHO to switch to newer, more expensive treatment for severe malaria 0 None
2011-04-20 State roundup: Michigan tries new strategy on high risk pools 0 None
2011-04-20 Poll: Fight deficit by raising taxes for rich, steer clear of Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-04-20 Planned Parenthood backers: Group does more than perform abortions 0 None
2011-04-20 U.N. General Assembly passes resolution urging renewed efforts to fight malaria 0 None
2011-04-20 Product name impacts dieters' food evaluations 0 None
2011-04-20 Medically vulnerable families can benefit from high-deductible health plans 0 None
2011-04-20 In ongoing take-over saga, Community Health makes all-cash offer for Tenet 0 None
2011-04-20 Opinions: Cambodian aid; Tobin tax; Japan recovery; Inflation, infectious disease in Asia 0 None
2011-04-19 Are GPs preventing patients from hearing properly? 0 None
2011-04-19 New guidelines allow definition of pre-Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-04-19 First Edition: April 19, 2011 0 None
2011-04-19 New neoprene inhaler cover for children with asthma 0 None
2011-04-19 SXC receives Health Alliance's three-year HCIT service contract 0 None
2011-04-19 New research confirms cigarettes' toxic impact on environment 0 None
2011-04-19 Cumberland acquires Vanderbilt's ifetroban rights 0 None
2011-04-19 Greiner Bio-One, MedPro launch new Safety Needle System Tube-Touch 0 None
2011-04-19 BIDMC: Physicians need to create healthy distance between work, home online identities 0 None
2011-04-19 Two-thirds of nations on track to meet poverty, hunger MDGs by 2015, WB-IMF report says 0 None
2011-04-19 AMGA survey Physician turnover rates have increased since 2008 0 None
2011-04-19 Study: 73% of hospital executives do not have formal definition for patient experience 0 None
2011-04-19 Ryan, Obama deficit plans continue to generate OpEd heat on Medicare, Medicaid provisions 0 None
2011-04-19 Axolotl, HealthInsight partner to create Nevada HIE suite 0 4
2011-04-19 Commonly used strategy has no effect in reducing MRSA, VRE in hospital ICUs 0 None
2011-04-19 Overweight and obese parents more likely to view school-time activity as inadequate 0 None
2011-04-19 CPF announces $100,000 grants for patient care projects 0 None
2011-04-19 Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist takes new challenge to combat cancer 0 None
2011-04-19 Vancouver's supervised injection site reduces overdose mortality rates to 35% 0 None
2011-04-19 GOP presses to undo health law as Dems gear up advocacy strategy 0 None
2011-04-19 Mount Sinai's new Dubin Breast Center to provide patients with seamless care 0 None
2011-04-19 New BGU technology for physically disabled 0 None
2011-04-19 Navigant, Health Administration Press release new book on ACOs 0 None
2011-04-19 Countries agree to draft framework on virus sharing, WHO says 0 None
2011-04-19 Binge drinking can alter body's immune system response to orthopaedic injury 0 None
2011-04-19 UBH El Paso expands facility to offer mental health services 0 None
2011-04-19 Medical device industry focuses on dodging health law tax 0 None
2011-04-19 NIDA launches Addiction Performance Project for primary care providers 0 None
2011-04-19 National Institute on Aging/Alzheimer's Association update new dementia guidelines 0 None
2011-04-19 IU, Ohio and Kentucky partner to advance childhood disease research 0 None
2011-04-19 Hospitals can reduce unnecessary imaging tests using CD import 0 None
2011-04-19 DaVita re-designs its leading online kidney disease resource 0 5
2011-04-19 Avvo provides five tips for physicians to manage their career online 0 None
2011-04-19 Medtronic introduces new Midas Rex e-Institute website 0 5
2011-04-19 Health care innovator offers new book on ACOs 0 None
2011-04-19 HHWC introduces Executive Edge Wellness Program 0 1
2011-04-19 Also in global health news: U.N., Libyan government reach deal over aid; USAID monitoring HIV/AIDS in Philippines; WFP warns of Afghanistan food shortages; U.N. appeals for more aid in Cote d'Ivoire, Namibia 0 None
2011-04-19 Roche introduces new EMR interface for the U.S. Department of VA 0 None
2011-04-18 Obama to rally support for his deficit-reduction plan 0 None
2011-04-18 Nathan Littauer Hospital selects ProVation Order Sets to deliver safe and high-quality care 0 None
2011-04-18 ValueOptions enters alliance with LifeSpeak 0 None
2011-04-18 Rural health providers get IT shopping tips 0 None
2011-04-18 California's state mental hospital will no longer be subject to hiring freeze 0 None
2011-04-18 Hospital consolidation trend continues in Atlanta 0 None
2011-04-18 How would Medicaid block grants work? 0 None
2011-04-18 Colorado: Rural health care gets boost from Service Corps program 0 None
2011-04-18 State Roundup: Mass. considers new health payment system 0 None
2011-04-18 First Edition: April 18, 2011 0 None
2011-04-18 Flagship introduces end-to-end solutions for Medicare's reporting, recovery requirements 0 None
2011-04-18 Ascom to add alarm functionality to its i62 Protector for safe working environment 0 None
2011-04-18 Parents may chose predictive genetic tests for their children 0 None
2011-04-18 Blue Cross launches 'The Human' project to improve communities' health 0 None
2011-04-18 Negative social environment linked to high suicide attempt rates in LGB youth 0 None
2011-04-18 House passes GOP 2012 budget, calls for big changes to Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-04-18 BC report addresses key human resource challenges in seniors care sector 0 None
2011-04-18 Non-Hispanic black infants born with heart defects more likely to die within five years 0 None
2011-04-18 New guidelines for cardiac specialists 0 None
2011-04-18 Lawmakers tussle on Sunday news shows over budget options 0 None
2011-04-18 Eye physicians need to include low-cost molecular medicine in their tool box 0 None
2011-04-18 GOP Rep. Burgess says efforts to undo health law will continue 0 None
2011-04-18 Governments struggling to tame health costs 0 None
2011-04-16 HF/E bunk bed research can prevent deaths among children 0 None
2011-04-16 Health care continues to shine in the U.S. Real Estate Investment Trust world 0 None
2011-04-16 WHO will assist Indian officials in exploring threat of NDM-1 in water supply 0 None
2011-04-16 Consumers can trust the quality and value of heart-healthy imported olive oils: Study 0 5
2011-04-16 CMS offers cash to aid states in care coordination for 'dual eligibles' 0 None
2011-04-16 Cornerstone reports successful use of Humedica's MinedShareTM for its new patient care program 0 None
2011-04-16 Former UNICEF head accepts Nestle board position, says she will examine compliance with WHO breast milk code 0 None
2011-04-16 Humedica launches novel clinical application for healthcare providers 0 None
2011-04-16 New book on women's health and diabetes care 0 None
2011-04-16 Exercise improves outcomes in patients with heart attack 0 None
2011-04-16 New in vitro study results show that wound dressing with ionic silver kills strains of highly-resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-04-16 LCA-NE calls on entire delegation to show support for lung cancer community 0 None
2011-04-16 Health care continues to be top-rated concern for Canadians: Ipsos Reid poll 0 None
2011-04-16 Evidence backing effectiveness of community-wide programs is poor, says new review 0 None
2011-04-16 Study uses simulation model to assess cost-effective eye screenings for Americans with diabetes 0 None
2011-04-16 Updated edition of humanitarian handbook includes section on protection principles 0 None
2011-04-16 CCO continues relationship with IAS for HIV care 0 None
2011-04-16 Analysis calls for experimental evidence to determine best way to disclose information to patients 0 None
2011-04-16 Women experience more severe and frequent domestic violence than men 0 None
2011-04-16 Obama makes it official: 1099 repeal signed into law 2 None
2011-04-16 AHF commends U.S. Congress for strong bipartisan commitment to AIDS 0 None
2011-04-16 Seniors living in supportive neighborhoods have better stroke survival rates 0 None
2011-04-16 Family-based HIV prevention interventions needed for juvenile offenders, say BHCRC researchers 0 None
2011-04-16 Congress approves current-year spending plan, votes on defunding health law as part of agreement 0 None
2011-04-16 Study shows increased teen crash rates during early high school start times 0 None
2011-04-16 IOF, ISCD to develop new training courses to focus on osteoporosis diagnostic techniques 0 None
2011-04-16 Research roundup: Oral health; details of Medicare's IPAB 0 None
2011-04-16 House to vote today on GOP blueprint to trim $6 billion in spending 0 None
2011-04-16 Older workers benefit most from modest health behavior program 0 None
2011-04-16 Smile Brands inaugurates new Bright Now! Dental office in Lake Stevens 0 None
2011-04-16 Camp, Hatch allege misuse of Medicare advantage bonus payments 0 None
2011-04-16 Investigators provide call to action for training of future physicians to master relationship skills 0 None
2011-04-16 Politics in play around health law implementation issues 0 None
2011-04-16 Complementary alternative medicine may improve quality of life in urban adolescents with asthma 0 None
2011-04-16 Energy drinks with alcohol may increase risk of drinking 0 None
2011-04-16 Roundup: Medicaid bill headed for Florida Senate floor; Texas nursing home funding vulnerable in state budget 0 None
2011-04-15 Viewpoints: Ryan responds to Obama; calling Ryan's 'bluff'; 'magical solutions' 0 None
2011-04-15 First Edition: April 15, 2011 0 None
2011-04-15 New research finds older adults consume more phytonutrients than youths 0 None
2011-04-15 ANNA releases new textbook on nephrology nurse's role 0 None
2011-04-15 Coffee made in espresso machines or from capsules contain more carcinogenic furan 0 5
2011-04-15 Merz launches 'Make Your Mark' campaign to raise awareness on cervical dystonia 0 None
2011-04-15 AMGA honors Boehringer Ingelheim with Distinguished Corporate Partner Award 0 None
2011-04-15 Driving Safety Initiative launched to help reduce road accident casualties 0 None
2011-04-15 WHO group hopes to have virus-sharing draft agreement finalized by Friday 0 None
2011-04-15 Report highlights dangers aid workers face, suggests strategies to ensure their safety 0 None
2011-04-15 U.N. report highlights concerns about population-related activities funding 0 None
2011-04-15 Early recognition of oral cancer symptoms 0 None
2011-04-15 NPR examines history behind recent congressional fight over Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2011-04-15 Health program spending at crux of partisan budget debate 0 None
2011-04-15 A history lesson as three major health laws mark anniversaries 0 None
2011-04-15 Calif. joins suit against Sutter Health, alleges fraud charges for anesthesia 0 None
2011-04-15 Obama's deficit plan earns raves, pans from editorial boards; more views on abortion and planned parenthood 1 None
2011-04-15 Media report on additional FY11 budget details 0 None
2011-04-15 Nearly all 2.6 million stillbirths worldwide occur in low-, middle-income countries, Lancet series says 0 None
2011-04-15 Chamberlain introduces new N2N Scholarship Program for nurses 0 None
2011-04-15 Study finds difference in intensive care services in the U.K. and U.S. 0 None
2011-04-15 Boehner offers 'unswerving support' for Ryan's Medicare plan 0 None
2011-04-15 AHRQ finds 52% increase in medication side effects, injuries between 2004 and 2008 0 None
2011-04-15 Nurses use ineffective strategy for adapting circadian clocks to night-time schedule 0 None
2011-04-15 Radiation leaked from Japan's nuclear power plant does not pose immediate public health risk, WHO says 0 None
2011-04-15 House votes to slash health law's public health fund 0 None
2011-04-15 AP: Poll shows support for health law drops with budget woes 0 None
2011-04-15 WFP, Clinton warn of escalating humanitarian situation in Libya 1 None
2011-04-15 Report: 10 recommendations on how to achieve ACO success 0 None
2011-04-15 Obama plan likely to include Medicare, Medicaid changes; take steps to curb long-term spending 0 None
2011-04-15 Study: Opioid users report worse oral health 0 None
2011-04-15 Obama administration unveils new initiative to reduce medical errors 0 None
2011-04-15 Women consume more non-prescribed drugs than men 0 None
2011-04-15 Obama offers framework to cut federal budget deficit 0 None
2011-04-15 Signs of failure, difficulties evident in nation's mental health system 0 None
2011-04-15 Deadly infections at Veterans Affairs hospitals drop 0 None
2011-04-15 Congress to vote on short-term spending plan 0 None
2011-04-15 House GOP budget plan under the microscope 0 None
2011-04-15 Barbour takes on health care issues 0 None
2011-04-15 Longer looks: Cities coping with aging populations; new apps for health 0 None
2011-04-15 State roundup: Pa. may put half of adultBasic members on Medicaid 0 None
2011-04-15 Viewpoints: Dems vs. Ryan on entitlement cuts; defending planned parenthood 0 None
2011-04-13 Improving ‘home care’ critical to addressing chronic disease and reducing health care costs nationwide 0 None
2011-04-12 Obama’s next target - medical error reduction for patient safety 0 None
2011-04-12 First Edition: April 12, 2011 0 None
2011-04-12 Good News Care Center launches ER Diversion Program for South Florida Hospitals 0 None
2011-04-12 CMS, AAPC partner to conduct 'Code-A-Thon' webinar for health care providers 0 None
2011-04-12 Study finds 27% increase in pediatric and adolescent football-related injuries in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-12 Next up: New round of budget battles; Medicare, Medicaid spending debates 0 None
2011-04-12 Healthways, Gallup present findings from Well-Being Index at RSA meeting 0 None
2011-04-12 Media outlets examine growing number of overweight, obese in Brazil, Pacific region 0 None
2011-04-12 PharMEDium joins ASA as a valued corporate supporter 0 None
2011-04-12 American Red Cross helps communities directly affected by severe spring weather 0 None
2011-04-12 Research on workplace injustices 0 5
2011-04-12 Congress reaches deal on FY11 budget; short-term resolution passed 0 None
2011-04-12 KCDC, KT, Gyeonggi Province and Qualcomm sign MOU for Self Quality Care project 0 None
2011-04-12 Medicaid news: Govs split on block grants; Kansas begins 'makeover' 0 None
2011-04-12 New study aims to improve care of African Americans with cancer pain 0 None
2011-04-12 Health situation deteriorates in Cote d'Ivoire as violence continues 0 None
2011-04-12 Latest issue of Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care provides valuable insights 0 None
2011-04-12 Study identifies common critical teen driver errors accounting for serious crashes 0 None
2011-04-12 UC Irvine's Elder Abuse Forensic Center earns US Justice Department recognition 0 None
2011-04-12 Kaiser Permanente inaugurates new medical facility at South Los Angeles 0 None
2011-04-12 Study quantifies health effects of Delhi's environmental interventions 0 None
2011-04-12 The politics of health reform: Picking the strategies 0 None
2011-04-12 Study identifies Top 10 Cities for Emergency Medicine based on overall mortality rate 0 None
2011-04-12 Diet tips for preventing cancer 0 None
2011-04-12 Short-term budget deal details take shape 0 None
2011-04-12 New guideline on most effective treatments for diabetic nerve pain 0 None
2011-04-12 Patient safety in hospitals draws attention 0 None
2011-04-12 Study highlights deceptive potential of 'slim', 'silver' and 'gold' cigarette brands 0 2
2011-04-12 State roundup: Texas hospital tax; IBM challenges Vt. single payer 0 None
2011-04-12 Obama's new vision for deficit reduction 0 None
2011-04-12 Opinions: Empowering women, reducing global hunger; wars justified by humanitarianism; climate change, human health; budget cuts to foreign aid 0 None
2011-04-12 REACH introduces new web-based services for physicians 0 None
2011-04-11 MediCare International introduces new policy buying website 0 None
2011-04-11 First Edition: April 11, 2011 0 None
2011-04-11 Study confirms measles being under-reported 0 None
2011-04-11 AHF praises CA Treasurer for urging AIDS drug companies to reduce medication costs 0 None
2011-04-11 NBCAM events increase breast cancer diagnosis 0 None
2011-04-11 ACP's paper provides brief updates on changes to Medicaid program 0 None
2011-04-11 Budget agreement preserves funding for Planned Parenthood, Title X and the health law 0 None
2011-04-11 Bike Fed, Kimberly-Clark to offer biking challenge for adult Wisconsin residents 0 None
2011-04-11 Planned Parenthood funding a major stumbling block in budget negotiations 0 None
2011-04-11 NIDA, ASAM launch new screening resources for primary care providers 0 None
2011-04-11 New point-of-care trial can reduce cost and length of studies 0 None
2011-04-11 U.S. health system 'ill-prepared' to deal with major radiation event, Washington Post reports 0 None
2011-04-11 IDSA, U.S. health officials describe ways to respond to global threat of antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-11 New survey to understand patterns of disability and aging in older Americans 0 None
2011-04-11 Obama adviser Plouffe, Rep. Ryan dispute Medicare, Medicaid reform 0 None
2011-04-11 CRONA, Stanford and Packard Children's Hospital sign new contracts for nursing programs 0 None
2011-04-11 Government shutdown does not impact Medicare coverage to seniors 0 None
2011-04-11 Transitional care can improve health outcomes, reduce hospital readmissions 0 5
2011-04-11 NCI, ASH, AMEH join to improve care for patients with AML 0 None
2011-04-11 SpectraShield surgical respirator receives FDA clearance to reduce MRSA infections 0 None
2011-04-11 VIGILAIR air cleaning technology greatly reduces HAI in NICU: Study 1 None
2011-04-11 Opinions: Budget talks, foreign aid; making drugs more accessible to poor 0 None
2011-04-10 Doctors, nurse and midwives bear brunt of NHS cuts 0 None
2011-04-08 US should watch how UK adopts new, 'value-based pricing' policy 0 None
2011-04-08 'Every woman should know her breast density' 0 2
2011-04-08 Reduction in alcohol prices increases alcohol-related mortality 0 None
2011-04-08 Doctors backing single payer system fault Vermont's plan 0 None
2011-04-08 Revised definition of catastrophic impairment may result in reduction of benefits 0 None
2011-04-08 Giffords' case leads to push for brain-injury care to be 'essential benefit' 0 None
2011-04-08 Medicare doctor payments sometimes pit specialties against each other 0 None
2011-04-08 Ryan's plan to reshape Medicare triggers cost, political concerns 0 None
2011-04-08 Hospital-owned practices winning over physicians 0 None
2011-04-08 Is the U.S. prepared for a nuclear emergency? 0 None
2011-04-08 NHIC to cover PTNS using Uroplasty's Urgent PC Neuromodulation System for overactive bladder 0 None
2011-04-08 Research Roundup: The cost of medical errors; 'Unreasonable rate increases' 0 None
2011-04-08 AP: New gov't plan designed to reduce health disparities unveiled 0 None
2011-04-08 2011 budget deal elusive as GOP policy riders threaten progress 0 None
2011-04-08 Despite economic challenges, Henry Ford Health System made $60 million last year 0 None
2011-04-08 Some consumers left out of Anthem's delay to planned rate hikes 0 None
2011-04-08 State News: N.Y. billing for disabled patients questioned 0 None
2011-04-08 The MED Group creates National Orthotics and Prosthetics Network 0 None
2011-04-08 Viewpoints abound on impact of Ryan plan, government showdown 0 None
2011-04-08 States mull Medicaid grants 0 None
2011-04-08 HCP closes acquisition of HCR ManorCare facilities for $6.1 billion 0 None
2011-04-08 Vascular Disease Foundation invites applicants for ambassador program 0 None
2011-04-08 Current 'metrics' don't paint clear picture of health care quality 0 None
2011-04-08 First Edition: April 8, 2011 0 None
2011-04-08 Doctor files whistleblower retaliation lawsuit against Catholic Charities of Washington 0 5
2011-04-08 VHS Group sponsors 2011 International Health Risk Management Forum 0 None
2011-04-08 Delivery of quality health care rather than sustainability is key issue for Canada's election 0 None
2011-04-08 MedAZ' EHR Plus achieves ONC-ATCB certification 0 None
2011-04-08 Marking World Health Day, WHO warns misuse of antibiotics undermining global fight against infectious diseases 0 None
2011-04-08 Small businesses can benefit from high-quality employee wellness programs 0 None
2011-04-08 German government, Gates Foundation sign agreement to provide funding for GAVI Alliance 0 None
2011-04-08 Canadian political parties called upon to focus on health system during election campaign 0 None
2011-04-08 Experimental Biology 2011 to be held April 9-13 in Washington, D.C. 0 None
2011-04-08 Two new studies on Veterans Affairs health care system 0 None
2011-04-08 Diversity MBA Magazine ranks Kaiser Permanente as No. 1 consortium 0 None
2011-04-08 John Wiley hosts Psychology Roundtable 0 None
2011-04-08 Adult survivors of childhood CNS tumors have persistent, unmet health care needs 0 None
2011-04-08 Health Coalition on Liability and Access testifies before House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee 0 None
2011-04-08 NEJM: Perspectives from Aaron, Reinhardt, Iglehart, Annas, Chambers and others 0 None
2011-04-08 Study: Majority of hospital deaths are due to late cancer diagnosis 0 None
2011-04-08 Loyola's HARRT program enhances emergency angioplasty times 0 None
2011-04-08 Frailty in older patients not linked to high risk of adverse drug reactions 0 None
2011-04-08 Orthopaedic surgeon: Broken bones and itching more common during spring weather 1 None
2011-04-08 Democratic Congresswoman highlights threat climate change poses to public health 0 None
2011-04-08 Visual Healthcare Lab Automation Platform gains traction with private industrial clients 0 None
2011-04-08 NCAJ launches new Web site to inform North Carolinians about workers comp bill 0 None
2011-04-08 House Panel approves Ryan 2012 budget blueprint on party-line vote 0 None
2011-04-08 First trial to test shared decision making for weight-loss surgery 0 None
2011-04-08 Conifer to present 'how to implement clinical denials management strategy' at NICM/ACMA 0 None
2011-04-08 New Clinical Practice Guideline for evaluation and treatment of pituitary incidentalomas 0 None
2011-04-08 Hospira focuses on clinical surveillance systems to help reduce antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-08 Though Congressional leaders cite progress, current-year spending deal still in play 0 None
2011-04-08 Refined carbohydrates create an ill and obese population 0 5
2011-04-08 House subcommittee plans hearings on ACOs 0 None
2011-04-08 NAFC honors UT Southwestern nurse with Continence Care Champion Award 0 2
2011-04-08 Longer looks: Could Ryan's plan be a pitfall for Democrats?; the cost of military health care; revealing more about doctors' billing practices 0 None
2011-04-08 Michigan's CQI model improves patient outcomes, reduces health care costs 0 None
2011-04-08 One-third of senior doctors are still working full time 0 None
2011-04-08 Study: Hospital adverse-event figures exceed previous estimates 0 None
2011-04-08 New ATA recommendations on outpatient 131I therapy aim to treat thyroid cancer 0 None
2011-04-08 Johns Hopkins patient safety expert: Unreliable "outcomes" measures hamper efforts to assure better, safer care 0 None
2011-04-08 National policy needed to address heath care system for immigrants, ACP says 0 None
2011-04-08 Roundup: Minn. approves deep health spending cuts; Mass. voters say state health law not working 0 None
2011-04-08 Opinions: Support antibiotic R&D; foreign aid budget cuts 0 None
2011-04-08 Cenovus donates $1.3 million to Alberta Children's Hospital to combat childhood cancer 0 None
2011-04-08 IDSA develops plans to combat deadly antibiotic-resistant 'super bugs' 0 None
2011-04-08 NSU to introduce new physical therapy program in Tampa 0 5
2011-04-07 Hunters' lead ammunition finds way into scavenger birds leading to blindness, seizures and death 1 None
2011-04-07 Way we live directly affects length of our lives 0 2
2011-04-07 First Edition: April 7, 2011 0 None
2011-04-07 California Congressman receives CHI's first-ever Leadership Award 0 None
2011-04-07 Biological Psychiatry publishes Omeros' PPAR-gamma addiction program 0 None
2011-04-07 Water pipe smoking is on the rise 0 None
2011-04-07 BIOTRONIK donates ICD and pacemaker to 75 cardiac patients in Trinidad & Tobago 0 5
2011-04-07 Malpractice liability limits did not hold down doctors' malpractice premiums in California 0 None
2011-04-07 Money increasingly emerging as a psychotherapy topic 0 None
2011-04-07 New USPSTF mammography recommendations confuse women 0 None
2011-04-07 Reaction to GOP budget proposal swift, includes concern, support and political intrigue 0 None
2011-04-07 MDGs still in reach, but 2015 deadline will be missed, Bill Gates says 0 None
2011-04-07 Study highlights transitional care importance in health reform 0 5
2011-04-07 Roche launches Facebook and Twitter accounts to promote diabetes education 0 5
2011-04-07 Short-term govt. spending measure still in question; Shutdown looms 0 None
2011-04-07 New CDC guidelines to reduce risk of catheter-associated infections in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-07 Optometrists congratulate Ontario government for progressive health policy 0 None
2011-04-07 World Health Day 2011 highlights problem of antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-07 Empire implements AGA, ACG guidelines for evaluation and management of dyspepsia and PUD 0 None
2011-04-07 With 2012 budget plan, Republicans hope to transform government's role 0 None
2011-04-07 Roundup: Minn. insurers to return profits above 1% from state plans; Fla. Medicaid managed care costs questioned 0 None
2011-04-07 Southwest Oncology Group is now 'SWOG' 0 None
2011-04-07 Loyola's graduate nursing program earns recognition from U.S. News 0 None
2011-04-07 Supplements are less well regulated than drugs and may have side effects, drug interactions and toxicities 0 None
2011-04-07 EACPR to host sessions on Cardiovascular prevention in Russia at EuroPRevent meeting 0 None
2011-04-07 GOP budget blueprint would increase future Medicare costs for seniors 0 None
2011-04-07 Scientists demonstrate how cigarette smoke produces different 'metabolites' in individuals 0 None
2011-04-07 Study: AI/AN youths in the U.S. have high lifetime smoking rate 0 None
2011-04-07 Without individual mandate, does health law unravel? 0 None
2011-04-07 Viewpoints: Major news organizations on Ryan plan: Solution or 'hypocrisy'? 0 None
2011-04-07 Senate approves measure to repeal health law's 1099 reporting provision 0 None
2011-04-07 Alere achieves NCQA Accreditation for Nurse24 program 0 None
2011-04-07 Opinions: Doctor shortages; harm reduction 0 None
2011-04-06 URAC awards specialty pharmacy and mail service pharmacy accreditation to BioScrip 0 None
2011-04-06 First Editon: April 6, 2011 0 None
2011-04-06 CCF: New findings about diversity in American family life 0 None
2011-04-06 American Heart Association's Walking Paths app helps motivate people for healthy life 0 None
2011-04-06 FDA to discuss 2008 immunogenicity directives with European industry experts at Pharma IQ 0 None
2011-04-06 Only half of post-combat military service members having mental health issues seek treatment 0 None
2011-04-06 Chemical senses scientists to hold 33rd annual meeting, April 13-17, 2011 0 None
2011-04-06 Large majority of U.S. adults concerned about health care access 0 None
2011-04-06 Gatherer Partnership is now part of rehabilitation facilities at The Royal Buckinghamshire Hospital 0 None
2011-04-06 U.N. Secretary-General urges university leaders to prioritize women's empowerment 0 None
2011-04-06 Skeptics of Ryan's blueprint take positions against specific proposals 0 None
2011-04-06 Cargill's new ideas on health and wellness, and cost management to be showcased at AMI Expo 0 None
2011-04-06 Aid groups respond to escalating violence in Cote d'Ivoire 0 None
2011-04-06 WSPA, BAWA partner for anti-rabies campaign in Bali 0 None
2011-04-06 Socioeconomic factors still influence autism diagnosis 0 None
2011-04-06 DOJ arguments against Fla. ruling emerge in U.S. District Court filings 0 None
2011-04-06 Politics continue to play out around Planned Parenthood funding 0 None
2011-04-06 CMS: Medicare advantage rate increases will be lower-than-expected 0 None
2011-04-06 ABAM accredites 10 new addiction training programs for physicians 0 None
2011-04-06 Comprehensive book on chronic pain and addiction 0 None
2011-04-06 Study finds marked increases in teen use of marijuana and Ecstasy 0 None
2011-04-06 Gender gap in general surgery specialty shrinking 0 None
2011-04-06 Bill Gates travels to Europe to promote global health investments 0 None
2011-04-06 New medical guidelines for diabetes care 0 None
2011-04-06 Mass. hospital system continues efforts to buy community hospital 0 None
2011-04-06 MCH: HyGreen Hand Hygiene Reminder System reduces infections by 89% 0 None
2011-04-06 Book examines impacts of social and environmental change on children 0 None
2011-04-06 Milliman Care Guidelines honors Sound Physicians with prestigious award 0 None
2011-04-06 State roundup: Report urges Mass. city employees to pay more health costs 0 None
2011-04-06 Senate plans Tuesday vote on 1099 provision repeal 0 None
2011-04-06 VA plans to move its ground-breaking VistA EHR system to open source platform 0 None
2011-04-06 Two reports show drastic increase in opioid prescriptions in America 0 None
2011-04-06 Ryan budget plan would reshape Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-04-06 Viewpoints: Ryan on his budget plan; Maryland, Wash. state making tough budget choices 0 None
2011-04-06 LA County introduces new HIV/AIDS advertising campaign 0 None
2011-04-06 TomTec, GE partner to deliver enhanced cardiology patient care 0 None
2011-04-05 Milliman Care Guidelines presents Doyle Award to ADVANTAGE Health Solutions and Sound Physicians 0 None
2011-04-05 AlwaysCare implements Plexis Healthcare Systems' Quantum Choice claims processing software 0 None
2011-04-05 CAPP introduces new initiative on accountable care for public 0 None
2011-04-05 South Sudan health workers face worst Kala-azar outbreak 0 None
2011-04-05 Plackers launches new dental online club for kids 0 None
2011-04-05 Study finds substantial increase in pediatric CT in hospital emergency departments 0 None
2011-04-05 Census Bureau data: 57% of immigrant households with children receive welfare 0 None
2011-04-05 Central Texas Hospital to implement eCareSoft's inpatient EHR and revenue cycle management technology 0 None
2011-04-05 Adherence to guideline-related therapies can reduce heart failure patients' mortality rate 0 5
2011-04-05 SBHCS selects McKesson to replace its multiple legacy medical imaging solutions 0 None
2011-04-05 Adherence to HHS Physical Activity Guidelines can reduce mortality risk 0 None
2011-04-05 Health experts release recommendations for fighting breast cancer in low-, middle-income countries 0 None
2011-04-05 Mont., Conn. Govs want public option; Texas Gov. Perry opposes health insurance exchange 0 None
2011-04-05 Romney defends Mass. health law but says it doesn't diminish his opposition to federal law 0 None
2011-04-05 National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression is now Brain & Behavior Research Foundation 0 None
2011-04-05 International scientists to discuss climate, health data sharing at conference in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-04-05 Decrease in income associated with higher risk for anxiety, substance use, and mood disorders 0 None
2011-04-05 GOP's Ryan prepares Medicare 'premium assistance,' Medicaid block grants in budget proposal 0 None
2011-04-05 CORHIO, five Boulder County organizations sign deal to share patient data through HIE 0 None
2011-04-05 Implementation of STEMI guidelines, protocols in hospitals without cardiac catheterization labs improves dramatically 0 None
2011-04-05 MIEMSS designates Sinai Hospital as Cardiac Interventional Center 0 None
2011-04-05 More physicians opting for salaries, other health care industry news 0 None
2011-04-05 Risperdal Consta can reduce risk of hospitalisation in patients with schizophrenia 0 None
2011-04-05 Children with ASDs benefit from certain medical and behavioral treatments 0 None
2011-04-05 South Asian Conference on Sanitation kicks off in Sri Lanka 0 None
2011-04-05 U.S. files appeal seeking to overturn Vinson ruling 0 None
2011-04-05 Diets may cause loss of lean muscle mass 0 None
2011-04-05 Antimicrobial copper can effectively prevent MRSA in hospitals 0 None
2011-04-05 Health plans cut out expensive doctors and hospitals 0 None
2011-04-05 Opinions: Africa's agricultural sector; foreign aid funding 0 None
2011-04-05 Olivia’s cancer center receives $45 million for completion 0 None
2011-04-04 All Children's Hospital joins Johns Hopkins Medicine 0 None
2011-04-04 Data on hospital-acquired conditions now available 0 None
2011-04-04 VA's electronic health record system to be updated 0 None
2011-04-04 Lack of specialists accepting Medicaid hampers care 0 None
2011-04-04 Viewpoints: 'Saving' Medicare; Dole on innovative vets' care; Texas 'death panel' on HIV? 0 None
2011-04-04 Helping a loved one die at home 0 None
2011-04-04 More waivers issued for insurance plans 0 None
2011-04-04 AtlantiCare to implement MEDai's Risk Navigator predictive analytic solution 0 None
2011-04-04 State Roundup: Budget cuts in Texas, Wash. State; Ariz. smoking, weight fees; Coping with Rx drug abuse 0 None
2011-04-04 First Edition: April 4, 2011 0 None
2011-04-04 BUSPH, The Partnership at collaborate to increase 'Join Together' resource utilization 0 None
2011-04-04 Optimer study highlights economic burden of acute and recurrent CDI in hospital patients 0 None
2011-04-04 AtlantiCare to use MEDai's Risk Navigator solutions for patient management 0 None
2011-04-04 Experts to discuss on healthcare-associated infection at SHEA Annual Meeting 0 None
2011-04-04 NAA joins with organizations worldwide to raise awareness about autism 0 3
2011-04-04 World Medical Device Organization achieves its 100th online course 0 None
2011-04-04 Study finds increased carbapenem use in VA acute care health facilities over the last 5 years 0 None
2011-04-04 Study finds high utilization of CTC and Medicare coverage in recent years 0 None
2011-04-04 FDA releases rules for restaurants to provide calorie information 0 None
2011-04-04 Lack of doctors accepting Medicaid could complicate health overhaul 0 None
2011-04-04 Ryan: Major changes for Medicare, Medicaid in GOP's 2012 budget 0 None
2011-04-03 GOP budget would aim to cut up to $4 trillion 0 None
2011-04-02 UNEVE opens new library as a dedication to Dallas College president 0 None
2011-04-02 WCRI finds higher costs per workers' compensation claim in New Jersey 0 None
2011-04-02 U.S. News ranks Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center as No. 1 hospital in Philadelphia 0 None
2011-04-02 Students are taught importance of connecting with community at Faculty of Nursing 0 None
2011-04-02 Faculty member of Capella University co-authors new book that focuses on healthcare leadership 0 None
2011-04-02 FDA issues two proposals on menu labeling rule in restaurants, retail food establishments 0 None
2011-04-02 Eli Lilly to launch Connecting Hearts Abroad program 0 None
2011-04-02 AANS to hold its 79th Annual Scientific Meeting at Colorado Convention Center 0 None
2011-04-02 Courtroom action: June 8 will mark important date for health law 0 None
2011-04-02 APA to host 2011 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Conference in Chicago 0 None
2011-04-02 The Economist examines factors contributing to antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-02 CCEI offers course on child abuse in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month 0 None
2011-04-02 Funds at risk: What services does Title X support? 0 None
2011-04-02 CAS-Carrera awarded $3.5M SIF grant from EMCF 0 None
2011-04-02 Series of new clinical trials confirm range of viable treatment options for HCV patients 0 None
2011-04-02 VSP launches mobile version for members to access vision care information 0 None
2011-04-02 New research identifies diverse barriers to breast cancer screening and treatment 0 None
2011-04-02 Skilled Healthcare Group's RCO signs operating lease for Lindenwood Nursing Home in Omaha 0 None
2011-04-02 KCP commends CMS for eliminating 'transition adjustment' imposed on new ESRD PPS 0 None
2011-04-02 HSBS announces RFP to Head Start centers nationwide 0 None
2011-04-02 U.S. News ranks Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center as No. 1 hospital in the LA 0 None
2011-04-02 CDC reviews clinical data from patients treated with BIOPATCH Protective Disk with CHG 0 None
2011-04-02 Hispanic population health issues portend challenges for health care system 0 None
2011-04-02 NAHC: CMS decision to enforce rules has dire consequences for homebound patients 0 None
2011-04-02 University of Miami Hospital selects ADP solution for human capital management 0 None
2011-04-02 HealthPartners membership increased by 4.6% in 2010 0 None
2011-04-02 National survey: 76% of parents trust child's doctor for vaccine-safety information 0 None
2011-04-02 Poll: Atlantic Canadians may change vote if party fails to present new health care plan for future 0 None
2011-04-02 Diabetes testing among poor adults plunged 23% in 2007: AHRQ 0 None
2011-04-02 CCC collaborates with Accenture to help students be successful in job pursuits 0 None
2011-04-02 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-04-02 Mayo Clinic becomes in-network option for PPO members 0 None
2011-04-02 Global Autism Alliance launches new Internet website for public 0 None
2011-04-02 North Bay RNs choose Ontario Nurses' Association as their union 0 None
2011-04-02 Eliza to participate in moderated discussion at 2011 World Health Care Congress 0 None
2011-04-02 Oral Cancer Awareness Week aims to educate people regarding importance of early detection 0 None
2011-04-02 Oncologist issues 'Emergency Radiation Medical Handbook' 0 None
2011-04-02 Reimbursement for surgical services has declined in recent years 0 None
2011-04-02 Ariz. Governor announces plan to cut Medicaid but restore some transplant funding 0 None
2011-04-02 PDHI adds Risky Drinking and Depression health action plan to its online library 0 None
2011-04-02 British Columbia Psychological Association stands ready to help people affected by disasters in Japan 0 None
2011-04-02 CarePoint Partners launches "Got Food?" campaign 0 None
2011-04-02 The push is on for deficit reduction 0 None
2011-04-02 Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare chooses Merge Cardio, Merge Hemo for new facility 0 None
2011-04-02 Royal Inland announces radical cut in outpatient x-ray services 0 None
2011-04-02 South Los Angeles celebrates opening of new Kaiser Permanente medical facility 0 None
2011-04-02 Experts to discuss China's aging problem at Retirement Living World China 2011 0 None
2011-04-02 BC Psychological Association cautions against expanded gambling 0 None
2011-04-02 Long-awaited federal rule for accountable care organizations outlines 'gains and risks' for doctors, hospitals 0 None
2011-04-02 House panel approves bills to limit health law funding 0 None
2011-04-02 DDF develops online calendar of events to raise awareness about diabetes 0 None
2011-04-02 AmeriCares airlifts medical aid to help Japanese earthquake survivors 0 None
2011-04-02 Seventeen local organizations receive AHF $1,000,000 Mission Support Grants 0 None
2011-04-02 Life Time Fitness partners with NASM to launch Life Time Academy 0 None
2011-04-02 Lindt USA announces winners of 2011 Lindt Unsung Heroes of Autism 0 None
2011-04-02 IOM panel urges more research on health issues facing gays 0 None
2011-04-02 Hospira introduces enhanced TheraDoc clinical surveillance system 0 None
2011-04-02 MBGH to host its 31st Annual Conference for employers, health benefits professionals 0 None
2011-04-02 UpToDate offers free access to radiation exposure resources for Japan 0 None
2011-04-02 New Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care branch established in Ohio 0 None
2011-04-02 Squire, Sanders & Dempsey to launch Accountable Care Forum 0 None
2011-04-02 GAAW: ADAO to raise awareness about asbestos dangers 0 None
2011-04-01 Premier employees donate 2,400 hours of community service in Charlotte region 0 None
2011-04-01 The Wall Street Journal: Pfizer, Glaxo detail fees paid to doctors 0 None
2011-04-01 AANS offers tips to prevent head injuries 0 None
2011-04-01 Sinai Hospital offers new program that can help improve pediatric patients' lung function 0 None
2011-04-01 Thomson Reuters introduces CLEAR for Healthcare Fraud 0 None
2011-04-01 Geisinger expert offers advice on how to manage child's asthma 0 None
2011-04-01 USAID Administrator testifies before State, Foreign Ops subcommittee about FY12 budget, expresses concerns about FY11 budget cuts 0 None
2011-04-01 HLS receives state permission to build new rehabilitation hospital in Ocala, Florida 0 None
2011-04-01 LifeSpan medicine launches new health and wellness program for kids 0 None
2011-04-01 VA to deploy Open Source version of VistA 0 None
2011-04-01 Some local thoughts on ACOs 0 None
2011-04-01 Pediatrician suggests tips to combat allergic symptoms 0 None
2011-04-01 Twenty-four facilities earn Certified Urgent Care Center designation 0 None
2011-04-01 Viewpoints: The dangers of targeting the AARP; health reform in rural areas; prisoners faring better in Calif. than disabled 0 None
2011-04-01 SLF, UCD to offer group dental benefit plans 0 None
2011-04-01 Roundup: Fla. moves closer to Medicaid overhaul; Abortion provisions advance in Va., Kan. and Iowa 0 None
2011-04-01 eGlobalTech receives HRSA contract to support enterprise-wide Call Center Study 0 None
2011-04-01 Rx Partnership receives Amerigroup grant to provide Virginians with medication access 0 None
2011-04-01 Pediatric health care experts to meet at Pediatric Nursing annual conference 0 None
2011-04-01 Research roundup: Patient's income and electronic health records; high deductible plans; raising Medicare age 0 None
2011-04-01 Invida, Roche partner to commercialize primary care products 0 None
2011-04-01 Pfizer, MACHC, NBCH launch AHSP Employer Guide 0 None
2011-04-01 New guidelines to eliminate bloodstream infections in patients with intravenous catheters 0 None
2011-04-01 Baylor, Select announce closing of joint venture transaction 0 None
2011-04-01 Good and bad news about retiree health care 0 None
2011-04-01 Zynx Health responds to proposed regulations issued by CMS 0 None
2011-04-01 New CMS reimbursement system for ESRD may place cost constraints on clinics 0 None
2011-04-01 NIH combats obesity epidemic with new strategic research plan 0 None
2011-04-01 First Edition: April 1, 2011 0 None
2011-04-01 MEDNAX acquires three physician group practices in San Antonio, TX and Miami, FL 0 None
2011-04-01 OPO staff working with ICU team can help recover more organs from brain dead donors 0 None
2011-04-01 Ontario's doctors praise Consumer Protection Amendment Act 0 None
2011-04-01 NAMI launches new schizophrenia website and brochure 0 None
2011-04-01 KeyBank Foundation awards $1M grant for providing breast cancer education to medically underserved women 0 None
2011-04-01 ASHIM announces affordable alternative Mini-Med Health Plans 0 None
2011-04-01 SXC awarded 5-year sub-contract to provide PBM services to Nevada's 180,000 Medicaid members 0 None
2011-04-01 California State Controller urges Merck, Tibotec and ViiV to reduce AIDS drug prices 0 None
2011-04-01 NIH-funded program to focus on obesity complications in low-income mothers 0 None
2011-04-01 Longer looks: Research shows intriguing link between women abused in childhood and low-birthweight infants; tea party efforts to move health programs to states 0 None
2011-04-01 African governments must commit more funds to health to meet previous commitments, WHO, UNFPA say 0 None
2011-04-01 IOM report: Researchers must engage LGBT population in health studies 0 None
2011-04-01 CASE District IV honors MD Anderson's associate vice president with Achievement Award 0 None
2011-04-01 Diamond Mold joins with University of Utah to raise awareness about heart health 0 None
2011-04-01 Oncology experts educate lawmakers about latest information on radiation therapy 0 None
2011-04-01 Pfizer reports details of financial interactions with the medical and scientific community 0 None
2011-04-01 Nine state, local organizations to receive NHLBI grant for COPD education initiatives 0 None
2011-04-01 CBO Director on health law: New estimates indicate net deficit decrease of $210 billion 0 None
2011-04-01 Typical consumer exposure to BPA and DEHP much lower than safe exposure levels 0 None
2011-04-01 Symposium to discuss about healthcare reform issues in the U.S. and China 0 None
2011-04-01 EPIDEMICS³ International Conference on Infectious Disease Dynamics to take place in Boston, in Nov 2011 0 None
2011-04-01 Environmental threats disproportionally affect health of the aging global population 0 None
2011-04-01 Aspen Dental reminds patients about oral cancer screening importance 0 None
2011-04-01 U.N. Secretary-General releases report assessing global response to HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-04-01 Lawmakers near budget deal, GOP policy riders still trigger Dem objections 0 None
2011-04-01 Planned Parenthood, abortion issues cause new political skirmishes, policy actions 0 None
2011-04-01 CPS: Withholding or withdrawing artificial nutrition and hydration is legally, ethically acceptable 0 None
2011-04-01 HHS secretary Sebelius testifies before Senate appropriations panel 0 None
2011-04-01 SHM honors Cogent Healthcare executives with Masters in Hospital Medicine designation 0 None
2011-04-01 Health law opponents optimistic in efforts to block implementation 0 None
2011-04-01 AARP under attack in GOP efforts against health law 0 None
2011-04-01 Opinions: Foreign aid; Congressman's global war on abortion 0 None
2011-04-01 Study: Electronic faucets more likely to become contaminated with bacteria 0 None
2011-04-01 Medicare moves to pay for Provenge 0 None
2011-04-01 Hands-free electronic water faucets more likely to be contaminated with hazardous bacteria 0 None
2011-04-01 Viewpoints: Controlling long-term-care spending; march madness and health reform; hospital physicians 0 None
2011-04-01 Roundup: Minn. and Fla. weigh changes in programs for disabled, poor; Iowa lawmakers consider new abortion restrictions 0 None
2011-04-01 HHS unveils ACO details 0 None


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