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More support for healthcare fix, but funding coverage still sticking point
Washington Post, March 30, 2009
Lawmakers consider taxes on healthcare benefits
Los Angeles Times, March 30, 2009
Health czar has deep ties to industry
Chicago Tribune, March 30, 2009
Labor effort aimed at Boston health workers
Boston Globe, March 30, 2009
Prince William Health System to join NC-based Novant
Washington Post, March 30, 2009

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Today's Sections

Federal Government
More support for healthcare fix, but funding coverage still sticking point
Washington Post, March 30, 2009

University of Chicago Medical Center in violation of emergency room services law, U.S. alleges
Chicago Tribune, March 30, 2009

Lawmakers consider taxes on healthcare benefits
Los Angeles Times, March 30, 2009

Health czar has deep ties to industry
Chicago Tribune, March 30, 2009

Coming soon: Comparative effectiveness research for biotech
Wall Street Journal, March 30, 2009

A lesson on healthcare from Massachusetts
New York Times, March 30, 2009
State/Local Government
Possible cuts to Georgia Medicaid payments called 'devastating'
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 30, 2009

New York state leaders outline budget deal
New York Times, March 30, 2009
Business
Labor effort aimed at Boston health workers
Boston Globe, March 30, 2009

Prince William Health System to join NC-based Novant
Washington Post, March 30, 2009

Economic downturn hits Maryland hospitals hard
Baltimore Sun, March 27, 2009
Finance
Community health centers getting a U.S. booster shot
Philadelphia Inquirer, March 30, 2009

Tennessee health centers get $6.5 million in stimulus funds
The Tennessean, March 30, 2009

Large cuts felt at small Massachusetts clinic for children
Boston Globe, March 30, 2009
Hospital News
Newborn deaths at Miami hospital seen as coincidence
Miami Herald, March 30, 2009

Washington state hospitals to trim workers
AP/Seattle Post-Intelligencer, March 30, 2009

Cardiologists set heart-failure treatment program
Wall Street Journal, March 30, 2009

Foreign ways and war scars test Minneapolis hospital
New York Times, March 30, 2009

Hospitals market to decision making consumers
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 27, 2009
Physicians
Osteopathic community generally opposes plans to add MD degree at Texas med school
Fort Worth Star-Telegram, March 27, 2009

Audio: CEO Survey
Cheryl Herbert, president of Dublin Methodist Hospital in central Ohio offers insights on the HealthLeaders Media Industry Survey 2009, discussing CEOs' view of the quality of their organizations' information technology and how the federal stimulus package may affect healthcare IT. Sponsored by TeamHealth and by VHA. HealthLeaders Media
March 2009

Audio: Standing Out During Difficult Times
Jeff Levin-Scherz, MD, assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, talks about how health plans can add value in this difficult time. Les Masterson, for HealthLeaders Media
March 25, 2009

News: Complete Economic Stimulus Coverage
President Barack Obama has signed a $787 billion stimulus bill into law, and expanding healthcare coverage is clearly one of the plan's largest priorities: Approximately $150 billion is dedicated to healthcare expenditures. Here you will find a comprehensive list of news and analysis about this historic event. HealthLeaders Media and HCPro, Inc.
Last updated March 26, 2009

Magazine: Get Those Bills Out the Door
Reducing revenue cycle handoffs pays dividends for a Phoenix hospital. Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Magazine
March 2009





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