April 2002
HomeCare Magazine;Apr2002, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p22
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs on the health care industry as of April 2002. Revenue generated by the North American mobility industry in 2001; Number of pharmaceutical companies sued by Montana attorney general Mike McGrath over prescription drug; Details on the District of Columbia section 1115 waiver approved by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


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