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Panels address physician shortage in Maryland
Washington Post, August 11, 2008
Massachusetts leaders nip, tuck healthcare policy
Boston Globe, August 11, 2008
New law to help warn New Jersey of hospital financial crises
AP/Philadelphia Inquirer, August 11, 2008
Heart, cancer care help lead Chicago hospital's revival
Chicago Tribune, August 11, 2008
Guaranteed healthcare key plank in Dems' platform
AP/Yahoo News, August 11, 2008

Spotlight: The New Doctor-Patient Relationship Physicians have a lot to deal with in today's increasingly complicated and bureaucratic healthcare system. Unfortunately, that sometimes leaves little time to focus on the most important piece of the puzzle. Read More

Today's Sections

Physicians
Panels address physician shortage in Maryland
Washington Post, August 11, 2008

Hospitals try to calm doctors' outbursts
Boston Globe, August 11, 2008

State/Local Government
Massachusetts leaders nip, tuck healthcare policy
Boston Globe, August 11, 2008

New law to help warn New Jersey of hospital financial crises
AP/Philadelphia Inquirer, August 11, 2008

More hospitals sign up for Connecticut's Charter Oak Health Plan
AP/Hartford Courant, August 11, 2008
Business
Heart, cancer care help lead Chicago hospital's revival
Chicago Tribune, August 11, 2008

One New Jersey hospital closes, another expands
AP/Philadelphia Inquirer, August 11, 2008

Aging baby boomers drive hospital growth
Washington Post, August 11, 2008

Rex Healthcare gets OK to build outpatient center
Raleigh News & Observer, August 8, 2008
Election 2008
Guaranteed healthcare key plank in Dems' platform
AP/Yahoo News, August 11, 2008
Health Plans
Fourth delay in Massachusetts care plan sought
Boston Globe, August 11, 2008

Washington, DC's Medicaid rules criticized
Washington Post, August 11, 2008

Older Hispanics find healthcare lacking in Florida
Orlando Sentinel, August 8, 2008

Medicare plan changing
Wall Street Journal (subscription required), August 11, 2008
Technology
Doctor campaigns for iPhone drug application
San Francisco Chronicle, August 11, 2008

Records loss in Texas may violate U.S. law
Houston Chronicle, August 8, 2008

Commentary: A Reasonable Challenge
CMS' latest inpatient prospective payment system, namely three additions to the no-pay list, has prompted many to question whether the federal agency is asking too much of U.S. hospitals. Maureen Larkin, for HealthLeaders Media
August 7, 2008

Audio: Revitalizing Physician Leadership
Craig Sammit, MD, MBA, president and CEO of Dean Health System in Madison, WI, discusses his two-year effort to identify and develop more physicians for leadership roles within the organization. Elyas Bakhtiari, for HealthLeaders Media
August 7, 2008

Magazine: The CEO as Mentor
A growing number of organizations are discovering that formal mentoring programs can help develop leadership talent and give employees a better understanding of the entire business. Kathryn Mackenzie, for HealthLeaders Magazine
July 10, 2008

Contributed Feature: Funnel Vision: Do Health Leaders Have Delivery-Model Myopia?
Given the nature of today's shifting healthcare landscape, healthcare leaders may have defined their operating model too narrowly, says contributor Preston Gee. Preston Gee, for HealthLeaders Media
August 6, 2008





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