TITLE

Late News

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/11/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 28, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs relating to the U.S. health care industry. Figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that 309,000 jobs were added to the healthcare sector for the year ended June 2011. Oppenheimer & Co. analysts believed that a debt-ceiling agreement would be reached, with the final deal to include 150 billion U.S. dollars in budget cuts for health programs. The Health and Human Services (HHS) will review increases in health insurance rates in 10 states.
ACCESSION #
62926834

 

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