Doctors' groups a roadblock to reform, researchers say
- Who should you believe? The health reform edition: A new requirement that you refund overpayments. Glaser, David M. // Orthopedics Today;Jun2010, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p26
A reprint of the article "Who Should You Believe? The Health Reform Edition: A New Requirement That You Refund Overpayments," by David M. Glaser, which appeared on ORTHOSuperSite.com, is presented.
- Congress: Don't repeal new healthcare law -- improve it. // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;12/9/2010, Vol. 74 Issue 19, p2
The article presents a reprint of the article "Congress: Don't repeal new healthcare law -- improve it," which appeared in the issue of "USA Today."
- National health leaders push for collaboration:. Cross, Catherine // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/3/2013, Vol. 185 Issue 12, pE577
The article reports on a July 24, 2013 meeting by the Canadian Nurses Association, Canadian Medical Association and the Health Action Lobby with premiers from Canada's Council of the Federation to find and promote shared elements in the health care systems of Canada's provinces and territories.
- Aussies take tentative steps toward reform. Peterson, Mark // New Zealand Doctor;4/20/2011, p50
The author discusses the initiative of the Australian Medical Association to implement health reforms with the introduction of Medicare Locals, and offers information on the World Medical Association which has maintained a focus with regard to a number issues that might be more seen as humanitarian.
- IDSA outlines recommendations for health care reform. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Oct2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p57
The article highlights the health care reform recommendations of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
- Medical Society endorses Medicaid redesign report, tort reform essential. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;3/14/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p22
The article reports on the support of the Medical Society of the State of New York to the Medicaid Redesign Team's Medical Liability Reform proposals.
- RCP votes to ballot members on whether to reject the health bill. Kmietowicz, Zosia // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;3/3/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7846, p3
The article reports that 80% of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) fellows have voted for the survey of 25 500 members of RCP whether the Health and Social Care Bill will be change or withdrawn.
- Mandate-busters go after coverage. // Trustee;May98, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p3
Reports that employers and advocacy groups are teaming up to stop some health reform movements before they begin. Information on the campaign launched by Health Benefits Coalition for Affordable Choice and Quality; Reference to the Patient Access to Responsible Care Act; Identification of the...
- Making friends on the Hill. McKevitt, James D. // Association Management;Oct96, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p38
Presents 15 simple suggestions which association executives can use to establish a presence on Capitol Hill. Involvement in candidates elections; Importance of knowing congressional staffs; Participation in campaigns.