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ACA Funding Threatened by House Committee Vote

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, June 4, 2012

A vote by the Republican-dominated House Ways & Means Committee has set the stage for the full House to consider repealing the excise tax on medical devices and the use of health savings accounts to purchase over-the-counter remedies such as cough syrup and pain killers.

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13 Hospitals Fined for Immediate Jeopardy Violations in CA

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, June 4, 2012

Penalties totaling $825,000 are levied against California hospitals in the latest disciplinary actions against acute care facilities that either caused or were likely to cause harm to patients, state officials say.

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For More Revenue and Less Grief, Try Charging Less

By: Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Media, June 1, 2012

Hospitals that go after self-pay debt with a heavy hand end up with little or nothing in revenue and worse, once word gets out about their aggressive tactics. It's a dangerous game, especially for nonprofits.

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LIVE Webcast: Medical Home—Prime Your Organization for Launch

By: May 25, 2012

Date: June 15, 2012 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
Is establishing a medical home the right fit for your organization? Move beyond the buzz and learn from experts about the realities of assessing readiness and preparing for medical homes, including physician buy-in and reimbursement structure. Get the strategies you need in a customized webcast with a Q&A, an online forum, a takeaway presentation, and 60-day post-event on-demand access.

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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, and has climbed up the national rankings dramatically in the past five years. 

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