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Dec 09, 2010 | Chris Anderson
As expected, the Senate has unanimously approved a 12-month postponement of Medicare payment cuts to physicians that were set to kick in…
Dec 08, 2010 | Chris Anderson
The Senate has reached a tentative deal to delay scheduled 25 percent Medicare pay cuts to physicians for one…
Dec 08, 2010 | Diana Manos
Abbott Laboratories, B. Braun Medical and Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane have agreed to pay $421 million to settle False Claims…
Dec 07, 2010 | Chris Anderson
A study by the Lewin Group, conducted for the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, indicates Medicaid could save $30…
Dec 07, 2010 | Chelsey Ledue
Americans remain "deeply divided" over the nation's healthcare reform package, with 40 percent of adults wanting to…
Dec 06, 2010 | Diana Manos
As debate swirls over the impact of an impending Medicare physician pay cut, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission has released…
Dec 03, 2010 | Diana Manos
Nearly 13 percent of family physicians say they face the prospect of closing their practices entirely if Medicare…
Dec 03, 2010 | Bernie Monegain
To best meet the goals of optimized, coordinated patient care and also help curb costs, physicians should be at the center of accountable care…
Dec 02, 2010 | Chris Anderson
The Commonwealth Fund reports that employer-sponsored family health insurance plans increased by 41 percent from 2003 to…
Dec 01, 2010 | Bernie Monegain
Because he thinks in stories, Atul Gawande - surgeon, author, professor - started a recent lecture about the costs and…

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