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New York AG expands probe of health insurers
AP/Yahoo News, March 7, 2008
Georgia Senate OKs online shop for cheaper health plans
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 7, 2008
Cleveland Clinic spent $1.36 million on federal lobbying in 2007
Cleveland Plain Dealer, March 6, 2008
Massachusetts AG urges change of course for medical center
Boston Globe, March 7, 2008
Africa hard hit by health worker gap
AP/Yahoo News, March 7, 2008

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Today's Sections

Health Plans
New York AG expands probe of health insurers
AP/Yahoo News, March 7, 2008

House approves bill on mental health parity
The New York Times, March 6, 2008
State/Local Government
Georgia Senate OKs online shop for cheaper health plans
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 7, 2008

Florida Senate freezes Medicaid
St. Petersburg Times, March 7, 2008

Florida Supreme Court: Patients have right to check hospital records
AP/Orlando Sentinel, March 6, 2008

Las Vegas hepatitis exposure list incomplete
AP/Yahoo News, March 7, 2008

House panel sets minimum insurance reimbursement for KY dialysis centers
Louisville Courier-Journal, March 6, 2008

Critics look to Alabama governor for hospital rule reform
The Huntsville Times, March 6, 2008
Federal Government
Cleveland Clinic spent $1.36 million on federal lobbying in 2007
Cleveland Plain Dealer, March 6, 2008
Business
Massachusetts AG urges change of course for medical center
Boston Globe, March 7, 2008

New Atlanta hospital CEO draws heat, doubters
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 7, 2008

Regents to hear plans for University of Iowa hospital project
AP/Chicago Tribune, March 7, 2008

Maryland hospital staying open in search for buyer
Washington Post, March 7, 2008
Global Healthcare News
Africa hard hit by health worker gap
AP/Yahoo News, March 7, 2008
Physicians
Study: Parents' patience pays off for pediatric patients
Philadelphia Inquirer, March 7, 2008
Hospital News
Slidell Memorial in New Orleans receives full national accreditation
The Times-Picayune, March 6, 2008

Staff revolts at Iowa hospital, management says it's manageable
Des Moines Register, March 6, 2008

Magazine: An Agency All Your Own
A Michigan system slashes costs with a new approach to contingent labor. Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Magazine
February 2008

Audio: Brand Building in the UAE
David L. Printy, president and CEO of Oasis Hospital, discusses the increased emphasis of marketing communications in the United Arab Emirates. Rick Johnson, for HealthLeaders Media
March 6, 2008

TLT 2008: Top Leadership Teams Secrets Revealed
About this time of year, as the deadline looms for the annual Top Leadership Teams in Healthcare program, I start to get questions from prospective entrants on what the secret is to winning a Top Leadership Teams in Healthcare designation. Jim Molpus, for HealthLeaders Media
March 4, 2008

Commentary: Case Makes His Case
During his keynote speech last week at HIMSS conference, AOL founder Steven Case made one very pointed observation. When it comes to managing their own healthcare, he said, "consumers have shirked their responsibilities. It is their responsibility to take more responsibility for their own health." Gary Baldwin, for HealthLeaders Media
March 4, 2008





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