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Friday, June 29, 2012


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Providers, Payers Largely Favor PPACA Decision

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, June 29, 2012

The healthcare industry appears pleased with Thursday's majority Supreme Court decision to uphold most provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, even as it vows to work toward the repeal of provisions it still finds objectionable.

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States May Opt Out of Medicaid Expansion, Court Rules

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, June 29, 2012

In a victory for the 26 states that filed suit against Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that states may opt out of the expansion of the Medicaid program without facing the loss of their existing funding.

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Hospital's Drug Diversion Nightmare Spawns Multiple Infections

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, June 28, 2012

A small New Hampshire hospital has a big problem allegedly stemming from one clinical employee's drug problem. Now leaders at Exeter Hospital are dealing with a growing list of hepatitis C-infected patients, multiple government investigations, and at least three class action lawsuits.

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Doctors Take to Practice Coaching

By: Joe Cantlupe, for HealthLeaders Media, June 28, 2012

Practice coaching programs in physician offices and hospitals are flourishing. They are helping primary care physicians improve team-building skills, handle patients' chronic conditions, and enhance patients' access to care.

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Rounds: Excellence in Cardiac Care—Elements of Success from The Mount Sinai Medical Center

By: May 25, 2012

Date: July 18, 12:00–3:00 p.m. ET
How do you balance the latest in advanced cardiovascular treatment with market growth? Join HealthLeaders Media and the cardiovascular team at The Mount Sinai Medical Center to learn how Sinai has reinvented one of the top cardiovascular enterprises in the country.

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Breakthroughs Report: The Promise of Healthcare Analytics

By: June 25, 2012

Healthcare is rich in data. The challenge for healthcare organizations is to make sense of the morass of clinical, financial, and operational information generated. In this HealthLeaders Media Breakthroughs report, four leading healthcare organizations—Brigham and Women's Hospital, St. Luke's University Health Network, Charleston Area Medical Center, and BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina—share insights and lessons learned.

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