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As HIX Deadline Looms, States and Feds Scramble

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, November 9, 2012

State plans for their proposed health insurance exchanges are due next week, but not all will meet the deadline. The federal government will operate exchanges for states that cannot or will not, but its capability to do so are not entirely clear.

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Recovery Audits Targeted by House Bill, AHA Suit

By: James Carroll, for HealthLeaders Media, November 9, 2012

A bill in the US House and a lawsuit brought by the American Hospital Association and four members signal deep discontent with the financial structure of Medicare audits under current policy.

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Young Doctors Spend 13% More Than Older Physicians

By: Joe Cantlupe, for HealthLeaders Media, November 8, 2012

Older doctors can teach younger, less experienced physicians a lesson or two about cutting costs by using less costly procedures, a RAND study shows.

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The Election Is Over, But Not the Shouting

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, November 8, 2012

Monumental tasks lie ahead for those in healthcare. Most pressing is the "fiscal cliff," which healthcare executives expect to squeeze reimbursements even more.

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Webcast: Cardiology Service Line—From Volume to Value

By: October 1, 2012

Date: Nov. 27, 2012, 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

Coordinate protocols and standardize approaches to better manage cost and reform transitions in the cardiology service line, without cutting into the service or quality of care. Join Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, Sacred Heart Hospital, and Wellmont Health System as they share tactical approaches for maneuvering through healthcare reform transitions in the cardiology service line.

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Webcast: Future of Service Line Marketing—New Tactics, New Tools

By: October 17, 2012

Date: Nov. 29, 2012, 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

When it comes to service lines, healthcare marketers are challenged to balance the needs of the organization and individual physicians with limited marketing dollars. Join WellStar Health System, Cooper University Hospital, and Jennings Co. as they explore how to use data to prioritize service line marketing dollars and gain physician buy-in.

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