September 2008
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Sep2008, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p24
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This section offers news briefs related to health care and medical personnel in the U.S. A survey of 132 health care organizations nationwide shows that physician on-call pay expenditures have increased substantially. A report from CSC in Falls Church, Virginia, encourages hospital CIOs to offer flexible work conditions to both baby boomers and Gen X- and Y-ers in an effort to retain the best staff. A study reveals that Medicare policies are fueling the income gap between specialist and generalist physicians.


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