Behind health care crisis, faith is in a coma
- FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS IN A SYSTEM OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE. Dekraai, Mark B.; Bulling, Denise J.; Shank, Nancy C.; Tomkins, Alan J. // Journal of Psychology & Theology;Fall2011, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p255
Through community service activities, and ministries to members within their congregations, faith communities will encounter individuals with behavioral health needs. This article suggests that faith communities have inherent resources that can enhance the reach and effectiveness of behavioral...
- Critics say action needed at faith-based office. Banks, Adelle M. // Christian Century;11/2/2010, Vol. 127 Issue 22, p18
The article focuses on the U.S. Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships as it was subjected by critics under scrutiny because of its silence regarding its work. It says that critics also claimed that the office was used by U.S. President Barack Obama to promote his health care reform program...
- In reply:. Robert K.6Smoldt; Cortese, Denis A. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2006, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p1131
A letter from the editor is presented in response to the reply sent by a reader regarding health care reform, that was published in the April 2006 issue of the "Mayo Clinic Proceedings."
- How will health care reform affect hospitals, quality, and payment? // Hospital Peer Review;May2010, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p49
The article discusses how the proposed health care reform legislation will affect hospitals, quality and payment in terms of quality improvement and efficiency at reduced cost without rationing.
- Germany's giant reform. Gopal, Kevin // Pharmaceutical Executive;Oct97, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p38
Focuses on the reform needed in the health care system of Germany. Requirements include policies to influence consumer behavior; Improve the cost efficiency of suppliers; Lack of integration in the health system and the weak pattern of incentives.
- Items of Interest. Rollins, Judy A. // Pediatric Nursing;Jul2007, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p373
An excerpt from a statement of Donna Mason, President of Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) in response to comments made by President George W. Bush during a speech in Cleveland, Ohio is presented.
- Momentum grows among Dems for using rules to avoid filibuster. Alarkon, Walter; Allen, Jared // Hill;4/1/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p3
The article reports on the issue regarding the U.S. Democrat's use of special budget rules to push major healthcare reform.
- Budget reconciliation still on table for health reform. Young, Jeffrey // Hill;4/1/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p12
The article focuses on the issue regarding the use of reconciliation between the Republicans and Democrats in passing the health reform in the U.S.
- Grassley plots backup healthcare plan. Young, Jeffrey // Hill;5/6/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 51, p1
The article reports on the activities of Senator Chuck Grassley to pursue his backup healthcare plan, including face-to-face meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama on health reform.