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Boston hospital's accounting is under fire by a union
New York Times, February 20, 2008
High costs drive online prescribing push
AP/Yahoo News, February 20, 2008
Hopkins, Cleveland Clinic practices take away paying patients, critics say
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, February 19, 2008
Florida governor proposes low-cost health insurance
Miami Herald, February 20, 2008
Crowding puts stress on ERs in Kansas City
Kansas City Star, February 19, 2008

Spotlight: Misery Loves Company I have always had serious doubts about that saying, but if misery does in fact love company, hospital leaders should now take heart. You have company in what some of you see as a Congressional witch hunt. Read More

Today's Sections

Hospital News
Boston hospital's accounting is under fire by a union
New York Times, February 20, 2008

Tennessee-based medical center to cut staff positions
The Tennessean, February 20, 2008
Technology
High costs drive online prescribing push
AP/Yahoo News, February 20, 2008

Health data storage sites might not be secure
San Francisco Chronicle, February 20, 2008
Business
Hopkins, Cleveland Clinic practices take away paying patients, critics say
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, February 19, 2008

Georgia hospital's new CEO had key Katrina role
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 20, 2008

Missouri hospital closes its small pediatric unit
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, February 19, 2008
State/Local Government
Florida governor proposes low-cost health insurance
Miami Herald, February 20, 2008

Los Angeles County to keep healthcare clinics open--for now
Los Angeles Times, February 20, 2008

Bill may force Atlanta hospital changeover
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 20, 2008

Demonstrators push Cook County, IL, to boost funding for healthcare
Chicago Tribune, February 20, 2008
Trends
Crowding puts stress on ERs in Kansas City
Kansas City Star, February 19, 2008

U.S. cancer deaths rose by 5,400 in 2005
AP/Yahoo News, February 20, 2008

Hospital 'code blue' deadlier at night
AP/Yahoo News, February 20, 2008

A broader idea of health is pumping up the popularity of full-service fitness clubs
Cleveland Plain Dealer, February 19, 2008

Chronic disease strains healthcare, coalition warns
Minneapolis Star Tribune, February 20, 2008
Physicians
Visa program not helping ease Ohio's primary care doctors shortage
Cleveland Plain Dealer, February 19, 2008

Medina (OH) doctors to build Summa-allied surgery center, offices
Cleveland Plain Dealer, February 19, 2008

Parents protest dismissal of well-respected Carolinas HealthCare System pediatrician
Charlotte Observer, February 19, 2008

Commentary: Transparent or Opaque?
Surely one of the most pronounced healthcare industry trends is toward "transparency." It's a profound shift, one that is long overdue--and needed. Gary Baldwin, for HealthLeaders Media
February 19, 2008

Magazine: Executives Among Us
Before you launch an exhaustive CEO search, look around: Your future leader may be standing right in front of you. Molly Rowe, for HealthLeaders Magazine
February 2008

Contributed Feature: The Significant Impact Potential of New Medicare Payment Reforms
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services finalized two payment reforms in August 2007, which took effect Oct. 1. These changes could have a significant impact on your organization's accounts receivable and medical records processing. Dan Hobbs and Sarah Herring, for HealthLeaders Media
February 19, 2008

Video: Asset Tracking
How to cut costs and control inventory. Plus, stories on reactions to physician complaints and patient complaints. [Powered by Trinity Healthforce Learning.] HealthLeaders Media
February 14, 2008





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