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Hospitals increasingly requiring upfront payment for services to reduce bad debt

Hospitals increasingly requiring upfront payment for services to reduce bad debt

Best medical minds meet to map out medical training in the Northern Territory

Best medical minds meet to map out medical training in the Northern Territory

HHS Secretary Leavitt says rising Medicare costs will cause generational divide

HHS Secretary Leavitt says rising Medicare costs will cause generational divide

Bush Administration should rescind SCHIP directive that restricts enrollment expansions, editorial states

Bush Administration should rescind SCHIP directive that restricts enrollment expansions, editorial states

Florida budget officials tap into tobacco endowment fund to provide health care for low-income, severely ill residents

Florida budget officials tap into tobacco endowment fund to provide health care for low-income, severely ill residents

Special needs plans seek to avoid moratorium by providing more data to congress

Special needs plans seek to avoid moratorium by providing more data to congress

USA Today examines stand-alone emergency departments

USA Today examines stand-alone emergency departments

Put patients before profit says UNISON

Put patients before profit says UNISON

Many physicians do not use e-mail to communicate with patients

Many physicians do not use e-mail to communicate with patients

Minnesota Gov. Pawlenty discusses concerns about legislation that would overhaul state health care system

Minnesota Gov. Pawlenty discusses concerns about legislation that would overhaul state health care system

Leavitt calls on successor to continue Bush administration's 'Four Cornerstones' plan

Leavitt calls on successor to continue Bush administration's 'Four Cornerstones' plan

Federal Government should 'pay its bills' instead of shifting health care, other costs to atates, Arizona Gov. Napolitano writes

Federal Government should 'pay its bills' instead of shifting health care, other costs to atates, Arizona Gov. Napolitano writes

Democratic lawmakers set smaller goals for health care than Presidential candidates' proposals

Democratic lawmakers set smaller goals for health care than Presidential candidates' proposals

CMS adds searchable database of lowest-quality nursing homes nationwide to web site

CMS adds searchable database of lowest-quality nursing homes nationwide to web site

Proposed rules to revise family and medical leave act prompt debate over law

Proposed rules to revise family and medical leave act prompt debate over law

House votes 349-62 to approve legislation that would block new Medicaid regulations

House votes 349-62 to approve legislation that would block new Medicaid regulations

Brain tumor care, treatment in spotlight

Brain tumor care, treatment in spotlight

Senators request resignation of VA Mental Health Director

Senators request resignation of VA Mental Health Director

White House issues formal veto threat against legislation that would delay Medicaid regulations

White House issues formal veto threat against legislation that would delay Medicaid regulations

Slowing the spread of cancer in Albania

Slowing the spread of cancer in Albania