View as a Webpage HealthLeaders Daily News | Nov. 25, 2008
HealthLeaders Media
Top Stories
In bleak economy, hospitals, at least, are preserving jobs
New York Times, November 25, 2008
Number of outpatient-surgery centers in Pennsylvania up
Philadelphia Inquirer, November 25, 2008
Duke University Health System seeks millions to expand facilities
Raleigh News & Observer, November 24, 2008
Cleveland hospital opens renovated Intensive Care Unit
Cleveland Plain Dealer, November 25, 2008
VA, LSU choose site for hospitals
New Orleans Times-Picayune, November 25, 2008

Spotlight: Leaner Leadership Hospitals are reevaluating the number of administrators they need to be successful—and some organizations are finding that smaller is better. Read More

Today's Sections

Business
In bleak economy, hospitals, at least, are preserving jobs
New York Times, November 25, 2008

Number of outpatient-surgery centers in Pennsylvania up
Philadelphia Inquirer, November 25, 2008

Duke University Health System seeks millions to expand facilities
Raleigh News & Observer, November 24, 2008

Economy may be tanking, but Florida hospitals still hiring nurses
Orlando Sentinel, November 24, 2008
Hospital News
Cleveland hospital opens renovated Intensive Care Unit
Cleveland Plain Dealer, November 25, 2008

$6.4 million grant to fund center at Cincinnati Children's
Business Courier of Cincinnati, November 25, 2008

Hastings, MN, hospital workers walk out
Minneapolis Star Tribune, November 25, 2008
State/Local Government
VA, LSU choose site for hospitals
New Orleans Times-Picayune, November 25, 2008

Budget crunch could reduce TennCare rolls
The Tennessean, November 25, 2008
Trends
The sorry state of American health
TIME, November 25, 2008

Study: Parents often choose ER for routine kids' care
HealthDay/Washington Post, November 25, 2008

Many babies in California's Yuba and Sutter counties get bad start
Sacramento Bee, November 24, 2008
Physicians
Papers reveal push on drug firm funds
Boston Globe, November 25, 2008

Video commentary: Physician, say you're sorry
New York Times, November 25, 2008

Few doctors sign off on online prescribing
Washington Post, November 25, 2008
Sponsored Headline
Healthcare 2015: The Future of Care Delivery: Care delivery is at an inflection point where we have the opportunity to achieve new milestones in defining, measuring and delivering value. This new in-depth study from IBM, explores how care delivery will likely evolve and how providers can prepare.

Commentary: Need Fresh Air? Schedule a Meeting.
Meetings are a waste of time. OK, maybe not all of them—plenty of meetings address important topics. But many executives say they spend too much time in meetings that are not so productive. Carrie Vaughan, for HealthLeaders Media
November 21, 2008

Magazine: An Executive Seat at the Compliance Table
C-suite involvement in a North Dakota system's compliance group meetings leads to both a cultural shift and a smoother Joint Commission survey process. HealthLeaders Magazine
November 2008

Magazine: Piece by Piece
In the wake of a devastating tornado, Georgia's Sumter Regional maintains service to its community with an interim hospital made from modular steel units. Marianne Aiello, for HealthLeaders Magazine
November 2008

Contributed Feature: Secrets of Hospitalist Practice Success: A Decade of Learning
Contributor David Bowman, MD, executive director of IPC-Tucson, IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc., discusses what he has learned in 10 years at one of the first multi-physician hospitalist practices in the country. David Bowman, MD, for HealthLeaders Media
November 20, 2008





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

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