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Monday, November 14, 2011


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ECRI Unveils Top 10 Health Technology Hazards

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, November 14, 2011

In addition to alarm fatigue, exposure hazards from radiation therapy and medication administration errors are among the most serious health technology safety issues, says a report from the non-profit ECRI Institute.

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Medicaid Red Tape Stymies Innovation, States Say

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, November 14, 2011

State Medicaid directors say the federal focus on bureaucratic process measures has quashed innovation efforts in the Medicaid program. A new report outlines changes needed before costs and enrollments rise.

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Fighting the Tide Against Independent Physicians

By: Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Media, November 11, 2011

Independent physician practices are slowly fading away, and with the advent of healthcare reform, the pace may be about to get much quicker. One group is trying to give doctors tools to remain independent.

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Webcast: Winning With Value-Based Purchasing

By: October 31, 2011

Date: November 17, 2011
About: Value-based purchasing brings real financial implications in the amount of CMS payment at risk, quality penalties, and the investments required to avoid those penalties. The stability of your future finances depends on your ability to successfully implement VBP. Join us for a 60-minute audio conference with VBP experts from Aurora Health Care and Premier.

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Webcast: On-Call Compensation—Data-Driven Solutions

By: November 7, 2011

Date: December 6, 2011
About: By engaging physicians in a data-driven approach to payment, you can develop a workable solution to the call coverage conundrum. Join compensation experts from Children's Hospital of Orange County and ECG Management for strategies for affordable, sustainable call compensation.

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