View as a Webpage HealthLeaders Daily News | Apr. 11, 2008
HealthLeaders Media
Login Register Invite a Friend Sitemap Home
LeadershipFinanceTechnologyPhysiciansCommunity HospitalsHealth PlansMarketingQualityGlobal
Top Stories
Los Angeles County medical crisis grows
Los Angeles Times, April 11, 2008
Tenet: We're doing better in South Florida
Miami Herald, April 11, 2008
Warning on medication mix-ups for kids
AP/Yahoo News, April 11, 2008
Company closing Illinois facility to open new hospital in Wisconsin
Chicago Tribune, April 11, 2008
Drug companies to reveal grant practices
AP/Yahoo News, April 11, 2008

Spotlight: Video: Merger Advice Some tips on successful hospital consolidation. Plus, a model for 'urgent care light' and more. [Powered by Trinity Healthforce Learning.] Watch the Video

Today's Sections

State/Local Government
Los Angeles County medical crisis grows
Los Angeles Times, April 11, 2008

New Orleans healthcare revamp faces Senate criticism
New Orleans Times-Picayune, April 10, 2008

Healthcare district to give $1.25 million subsidy to Florida hospital
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, April 10, 2008
Business
Tenet: We're doing better in South Florida
Miami Herald, April 11, 2008

Company closing Illinois facility to open new hospital in Wisconsin
Chicago Tribune, April 11, 2008

Holy Cross Hospital to close Oakland Park, FL, facility
Miami Herald, April 11, 2008

Minnesota-based cancer center closes
Minneapolis Star Tribune, April 11, 2008

Mason City, IA, hospital lays off workers
AP/Chicago Tribune, April 11, 2008
Trends
Warning on medication mix-ups for kids
AP/Yahoo News, April 11, 2008

Snooping in records has a history at UCLA
Los Angeles Times, April 11, 2008
Federal Government
Drug companies to reveal grant practices
AP/Yahoo News, April 11, 2008
Health Plans
Healthcare affordability figures updated in Massachusetts
Boston Globe, April 11, 2008

Ex-Blues boss to oversee VEBA
Detroit Free Press, April 10, 2008
Legal
Maryland hospital fined in two radiation dosage errors
Baltimore Sun, April 11, 2008

Village in Wisconsin wants jury to rule on hospital sewer fees
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, April 11, 2008

Commentary: Creating a Better System
Imagine despising something so much that you're willing to discard a system that puts you among the nation's top earners. Les Masterson, for HealthLeaders Media
April 9, 2008

Contributed Feature: The Physician Empowerment Movement
Contributor Richard L. Reece, MD, says physicians are fed up with reimbursement struggles and being left out of discussions about healthcare reform and are beginning to organize and find their collective voice. Richard L. Reece, MD, for HealthLeaders Media
April 10, 2008

Audio: Physician Satisfaction Online
Kathy Divis, president of Greystone.Net, talks about how hospitals can use different new media methods to reach out to medical staff and referring physicians. Gienna Shaw, for HealthLeaders Media
April 2, 2008

Magazine: Your Hospital, the Entrepreneur
Forget those fixed-income investments. Many organizations are funding early-stage healthcare ventures that can yield not only healthy financial returns, but also improved efficiencies and better quality care. Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Magazine
March 2008





About | Advertise | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Reprints/Permissions | Contact
Career Center | Leadership | Finance | Technology | Physicians | Community Hospitals | Health Plans | Marketing | Quality | Global

2008 HealthLeaders Media
If you prefer not to receive this email newsletter, you can unsubscribe here