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Top Stories
Hospitals marshal resources to wipe out MRSA
USA Today, December 3, 2007
Texas hospital may drop illegals' care
AP/Yahoo News, December 3, 2007
Taking long view for Fairview Health Services
Minneapolis Star Tribune, December 3, 2007
Florida hospitals back plan to make specialists available in emergencies
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, December 3, 2007
Medtronic will face high court
Minneapolis Star Tribune, December 3, 2007

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Today's Sections

Trends
Hospitals marshal resources to wipe out MRSA
USA Today, December 3, 2007

Forum offers healthcare fixes
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, December 3, 2007

Diversity tests healthcare in three Maryland counties
Washington Post, December 3, 2007

The drafty hospital gown has been discharged
Chicago Tribune, December 3, 2007
Leadership
Texas hospital may drop illegals' care
AP/Yahoo News, December 3, 2007

Florida hospitals back plan to make specialists available in emergencies
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, December 3, 2007

Pennsylvania hospital sold; future uncertain
AP/Yahoo News, December 3, 2007

Cash-strapped Pennsylvania hospital to move three services
Philadelphia Inquirer, December 3, 2007

Breaking down barriers to end-of-life care for children
HealthDay/Washington Post, December 3, 2007
Finance
Taking long view for Fairview Health Services
Minneapolis Star Tribune, December 3, 2007
Technology
Medtronic will face high court
Minneapolis Star Tribune, December 3, 2007
Health Plans
Payment dispute settlement could cost Highmark $14 million
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, December 3, 2007

Top salaries key to approval of Blues merger
Philadelphia Inquirer, December 3, 2007

Tennessee will insure thousands more people
The Tennessean, December 3, 2007
Federal Government
Democrats’ battle shifts to healthcare
Los Angeles Times, December 3, 2007

Congress to send children's health bill to Bush
Reuters/Yahoo News, December 3, 2007

FDA considers easing curbs on drug makers
Washington Post, December 3, 2007

Physicians
How to talk to a doctor
USA Today, December 3, 2007
Audio Feature
An Open Book
HealthLeaders News, December 3, 2007
Commentary
Bad Press
Molly Rowe, for HealthLeaders News, December 3, 2007

The Executive View
A high-altitude look at our annual survey of hospital and medical group chief executive officers shows a group of leaders who are generally happy about their jobs with no immediate plans to retire. But before they do eventually bow out, they have some money to spend. Jim Molpus, for HealthLeaders Magazine
November, 2007

November Cover Story: 20 People Who Make Healthcare Better
Who is finding innovative solutions to healthcare's myriad problems? Who is showing courage in the face of daunting challenges? In short, who is genuinely making a difference in healthcare? HealthLeaders Media Staff
November, 2007

Contributed Feature: The Housing Market's Ripple Effect on Healthcare Collections
The recent tightening of underwriting standards and the rapid decline in housing prices have limited the consumer's ability to access capital. The end result is an increasing inability for many consumers to meet financial commitments--a situation that will clearly affect the healthcare industry, says contributor Mitch Patridge. Mitch Patridge, for HealthLeaders News





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