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Immigrants find healthcare is not always available
New York Times, October 13, 2008
Jackson Health System chief heading West
Miami Herald, October 13, 2008
California takes steps to probe nurses' criminal backgrounds
Los Angeles Times, October 13, 2008
The financial crisis and healthcare
Chicago Tribune, October 13, 2008
Study: Many cancer patients forgoing care because of cost
USA Today, October 13, 2008

Spotlight: How the Election Could Impact Physicians When McCain and Obama talk about their respective plans for healthcare reform, they focus almost exclusively on how patients will be affected. But what about physicians and other providers? Read More

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Immigrants find healthcare is not always available
New York Times, October 13, 2008

Study: Many cancer patients forgoing care because of cost
USA Today, October 13, 2008

America's troubles lead to more doctor visits
ABC News, October 9, 2008
Business
Jackson Health System chief heading West
Miami Herald, October 13, 2008
State/Local Government
California takes steps to probe nurses' criminal backgrounds
Los Angeles Times, October 13, 2008

State reprimands Providence hospital for surgical error
Providence Journal, October 13, 2008

Pennsylvania nurses gain victory in long drive to ban forced overtime
Philadelphia Inquirer, October 13, 2008

Stony Brook (NY) Medical Center cleared in four cases
NewsDay, October 10, 2008
Commentary
The financial crisis and healthcare
Chicago Tribune, October 13, 2008
Health Plans
North Carolina medical networks acclaimed
Raleigh News & Observer, October 13, 2008

Georgia children left behind on healthcare
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, October 13, 2008
Technology
Hospitals jump on the biometrics bandwagon with patient hand scans
St. Petersburg Times, October 13, 2008
Physicians
Study: Doctors lack empathy
Chicago Tribune, October 13, 2008

Women's heart ills are often dismissed
Bloomberg News/Boston Globe, October 13, 2008
Global Healthcare News
MPs condemn 'eye-watering' pay rise for GPs in England
The Guardian, October 10, 2008
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Commentary: Don't Ask Me to Work 80 Hours...
If I'm tired and the quality of my work slips, we print a correction. If a medical resident is tired and the quality of his or her work slips, someone dies. Jay Moore, for HealthLeaders Media
October 9, 2008

Audio: The Importance of Networking
Bill Byham, chairman and CEO of Development Dimensions International, a human resource training and consulting company, discusses how the right network can help new executives avoid costly mistakes. Carrie Vaughan, for HealthLeaders Media
October 10, 2008

Audio: Doc the Vote
Jonathan Oberlander, PhD, associate professor of health policy and politics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, discusses the healthcare reform proposals offered by Senators McCain and Obama. Elyas Bakhtiari, for HealthLeaders Media
October 9, 2008

Contributed Feature: Healthcare Crisis and Transformational Leadership
The healthcare system of this country, which has been described by most industry observers as in crisis, is poised for significant change, says contributor Larry Barnes. Larry Barnes, for HealthLeaders Media
October 8, 2008





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