- Same old story. Day, Karen // Public Finance;11/26/2004, p4
Comments on key issues and proposals pertaining to public administration, public finance and public services on health care, education in Great Britain. Legislative hearings and discussions; Proposals on school transport, the reform of charity law and disability rights; Issues on school finance.
- Community Rating And Sustainable Individual Health Insurance Markets In New Jersey. Monheit, Alan C.; Cantor, Joel C.; Koller, Margaret; Fox, Kimberley S. // Health Affairs;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p167
The New Jersey Individual Health Coverage Program (IHCP) was implemented in 1993; key provisions included pure community rating and guaranteed issue/renewal of coverage. Despite positive early evaluations, the IHCP appears to be heading for collapse. Using unique administrative and survey data,...
- SGR fix bill also streamlines quality reporting. Tahir, Darius // Modern Healthcare;3/30/2015, Vol. 45 Issue 13, p0002
The article reports on the passing of the sustainable growth rate (SGR) fix bill by the U.S. Houses that includes a merit-based incentive payment system that offer bonuses or penalties based on whether physicians score above or below a certain threshold on quality measures.
- Minnesota Department of Health (MDH): Notice of Public Meeting to Receive Public Comments on Biennial Review of Rulemaking Procedures and Rules Related to the Minnesota Health Care Administrative Simplification Act, Minnesota Statutes, Sections 62J... Ehlinger, Edward P. // Minnesota State Register;10/7/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 15, p480
This notice summarizes opportunities to submit comments in writing or orally regarding rulemaking procedures and rules adopted pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, section 62J.61. As described below, comments must be received by November 12, 2013, and an open public meeting will be held that same day...
- Look up the word "research" and what do you find? Walport, Mark // New Statesman;3/12/2007, Vol. 136 Issue 4835, p10
The article discusses the idea of research to improve public policy, health, and education. The author gives his opinion on British politicians and citizens refusing to be part of research to test the side effects of drugs using only patients' medical records. He feels the importance of privacy...
- A post-election look ahead for health care professionals, drugs, devices and entities. Shuren, Allison Weber // Endocrine Today;1/10/2009, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p7
The article highlights key public policy and regulatory issues and initiatives that will affect health care professionals in 2009.
- An elected government should fix Libya's health system. Hajjaji, Issam M. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/8/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7826, p748
In this article, the author reflects on the problems in the healthcare sector of Libya following the uprising against former President Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. He is critical on the destruction of health infrastructure and the mismanagement of medical equipment and drugs during the war. He notes...
- Now comes the hard part. Sloane, Todd // Modern Healthcare;11/13/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 45, p17
In this article, the author analyzes if the success of the Democrats to get majority of the seats in the Congress will be beneficial for the healthcare industry. He observed that much has been made of the plans of the Democrats to change to Medicare Part D and to protect Medicare and Medicaid...
- YOU MUST BE J...H-KING. Todhunter, Liz // Queensland Nurse;Jun2013, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p44
The author discusses the policies of Premier Campbell Newman's government in Queensland, Australia, such as the date change for Labour Day celebrations and automatic overpayment recovery options that target health workers. It discusses the Industrial Relations Act, which restricts the activities...