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  1. House panel backs lawsuit against Obama on health lawRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... ews, an editorially independent news service, is a program of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health care policy research organization unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

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  2. For consumers, some pitfalls in Obamacare coverage could lie aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... ews, an editorially independent news service, is a program of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health care policy research organization unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

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  3. Health law's 'uninsurance' fine capped at $2,448 for individualsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... ews, an editorially independent news service, is a program of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health care policy research organization unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

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  4. Obama administration moves forward on employer mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News

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  5. Hospital Variation in Intravenous Inotrope Use for Patients...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Division of Cardiology and the Colorado Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Consortium, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora ; University of California Los Angeles Medical Center ; Duke Clinical Research Institute and Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC ; Denver Health Medical Center, CO ; Section of Cardiovascular ... (more)

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  6. One Of Obamacare's Architects Just Gave Conservatives Some Major Ammo In A Case That Could Destroy ItRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    One of the key architects of the Affordable Care Act made little-noticed comments in 2012 that could provide the law's conservative challengers a major boost in the most high-profile, ongoing challenge to undo it .

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  7. Stratifying the Risks of Oral Anticoagulation in Patients With Liver Disease [Original Articles]Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA ; Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, MA ; Section of Gastroenterology, Granite Medical Group, Boston University Medical Center, MA ; Department of ... (more)

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  8. Study to focus on socio-demographic factors in 30-day hospital readmissionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Crain's Detroit Business

    The impact of socio-demographic factors on 30-day hospital readmissions will be the focus of a robust new National Quality Forum trial, the Washington, D.C.-based organization announced Wednesday.

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  9. New Mexico likely to decide health exchange plan todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

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  10. Report recommends steps to help elderly survive natural disastersRead the original story

    Thursday | The New York Academy of Medicine

    An eye-opening report by medical professionals contends that changes need to be made to help the city's elderly survive in the event another Hurricane Sandy-type disaster hits here.

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  11. Hospital Consolidation: Hospital Consolidation Trend to Continue - Top News - InsuranceNewsNet.comRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Insurance News Net

    The continuing health system consolidation trend is drawing increased scrutiny from researchers and policymakers, but they tend to disagree about how best to respond to it.

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  12. Leadership Changes at SAGE Eldercare; Sullivan Named Interim Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheAlternativePress.com

    Summit-based SAGE, a non-profit organization in Summit which serves older adults and their caregivers in the surrounding New Jersey region, has Angela Sullivan as the Interim Executive Director.

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  13. Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: How Halbig makes the blue states richer and the red states poorerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    For decades, the United States has had a fragmented health policy. States called the shots on major elements of how health care and health insurance were financed and regulated.

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  14. The cost-effectiveness of weight-loss programs and drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    In a cost-effectiveness analysis of commercial diet programs and pills, the Weight Watchers program and the drug Qsymia showed the best value for the money.

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  15. Rep. Paul Ryan to propose consolidation of anti-poverty programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

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  16. Health care occupations offer pathway for lesser-educated workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

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  17. Our Opinion: Medical mistakes cost money and livesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Back in 1999, the Institute of Medicine conducted a landmark study, "To Err is Human," which reported that nearly 100,000 people die in hospitals each year due to preventable medical errors.

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  18. When the Doctor Came to Coal CountryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    Virginia is one of the 20 states that have opted out of the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion, shrugging off nearly 700 million federal dollars because of Republican opposition in the state's House of Delegates.

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  19. Epidemiology and Public Health Policy of Tobacco Use and...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Circulation

    From the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and Division of Translational Medicine and Human Genetics, Perelman School of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; and Center for Non-Communicable Diseases, Karachi, Pakistan .

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  20. On Native GroundHEALTH Care in America: Still the Worst in the WorldRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | American Reporter

    ... the developed world. This conclusion is that of the Commonwealth Fund, a private foundation that's done health care policy research for decades. You can't get a statement more damning this one, which comes from its 2014 report: "The United States ...

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