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Jan 14, 2015 | Healthcare Finance Staff
Is the nascent multi-state plan program a threat to health insurance competition, or possibly a surreptitious route to a public option? The…
House of Representatives meeting place
Dec 11, 2014 | Henry Powderly
A $1.1 trillion Congressional spending deal approved Wednesday night includes millions for healthcare related services, but…
Map of Ebola treatment centers
Dec 03, 2014 | Henry Powderly
The Centers for Disease Control has designated 35 Ebola treatment centers in hospitals across the country, officials said Tuesday,…
Dec 02, 2014 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The long-standing problem of hospital-acquired infections, adverse events and medication errors is improving, new data suggest, although 1 in 25…
Doctor and nurse with hospital patient
Dec 02, 2014 | Anthony Brino
The long-standing problem of hospital-acquired infections, adverse events and medication errors is…
man in hazmat suit
Nov 13, 2014 | Chris Nerney
Most hospitals already have in place plans to cope with disasters such as tornadoes and plane crashes, but the Ebola virus presents a different…
Oct 21, 2014 | April Dembosky, Kaiser Health News
The powerful California Nurses Association has put Ebola on the bargaining table in its negotiations for a new contract with…
Sep 25, 2014 | Chris Nerney
New research suggests that socioeconomic factors can account for most of the geographical variation in Medicare spending. As a result, larger…
Sep 18, 2014 | Chris Nerney
New research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Premier, Inc., concludes that the inappropriate use of antibiotics in U.S.…
Aug 27, 2014 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The federal government is ordering state Medicaid programs to pay for comprehensive autism services, but some details remain unclear.

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