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House challenges administration on Medicaid rules
AP/Yahoo News, April 24, 2008
Florida bill seeks to clarify medical services pricing
Miami Herald, April 24, 2008
Connecticut House passes bill opening insurance to more people
Hartford Courant, April 24, 2008
Fraud costs military health program $100 million-plus
AP/Yahoo News, April 24, 2008
Alabama board rejects beach-community medical center
Birmingham News/Press Register, April 24, 2008

Spotlight: Forecasting Made Simple Well, maybe not simple. But automated data management tools can make estimating revenue a little easier for CFOs. Read More

Today's Sections

Federal Government
House challenges administration on Medicaid rules
AP/Yahoo News, April 24, 2008

Congress close on bill to ban genetic discrimination
AP/Boston Globe, April 24, 2008

Heart surgeon gets Congressional Gold Medal
AP/USA Today, April 24, 2008
State/Local Government
Florida bill seeks to clarify medical services pricing
Miami Herald, April 24, 2008

Illinois governor appeals blocking of healthcare expansion
Chicago Tribune, April 24, 2008
Health Plans
Connecticut House passes bill opening insurance to more people
Hartford Courant, April 24, 2008

Tennessee Medical Association wants law changed to insure more young adults
The Tennessean, April 24, 2008

Two Florida health programs kept alive by cash infusion
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, April 24, 2008
Business
Alabama board rejects beach-community medical center
Birmingham News/Press Register, April 24, 2008

Hospital planned for Lake Worth, TX, area
Fort Worth Star-Telegram, April 23, 2008

Sarasota, FL, hospital district gets ratings upgrade
Tampa Bay Business Journal, April 23, 2008

Mercy Health System's quest for quality pays off
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, April 23, 2008
Trends
Lighting up common despite hospital smoking bans
Dallas Morning News, April 24, 2008
Technology
Surgeons want more devices scaled to fit children
AP/Boston Globe, April 24, 2008
Global Healthcare News
Fraud costs military health program $100 million-plus
AP/Yahoo News, April 24, 2008

Audio: Staying Legal
Michael Dermer, president and CEO of IncentOne, talks about legal and tax implications of incentive program design. He will be part of an audioconference on the topic on May 13. Les Masterson, for Health Plan Insider
April 23, 2008

Commentary: Profit in Confusion
A physician suggests that there may be a method to the madness surrounding claims processing software. Gary Baldwin, for HealthLeaders Media
April 22, 2008

Contributed Feature: Failure to Prepare for the Boomers is Risky
Contributor Edward M. Hindin discusses the aging population and what providers can do to prepare. Edward M. Hindin, for HealthLeaders Media
April 18, 2008

Audio: Rapid Response Systems for Small Hospitals
In an upcoming May 14 audioconference, experts in the field break down the key components of creating an effective rapid response system, and provide suggestions for initiating the culture change necessary to ensure success. Listen here for a preview. HCPro, Inc.
April 15, 2008





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