Latest Health care reform debate in the United States Stories

2009-03-27 15:23:00

WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Coalition on Liability and Access released a report today on the status of medical liability reform on the state and federal level.

2009-03-24 06:00:00

RNs, MDs, Activists Rally for Passage TODAY, Springfield-Photo Op, Press Conference, Bill Hearing SPRINGFIELD, Ill., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Registered nurses, doctors, medical students, and dozens of labor and healthcare community activists will join with Rep.

2009-03-23 16:37:00

Dr. James Bean to stress the costs of defensive medicine, need for medical liability reform WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr.

2009-03-17 10:10:00

Patient Feedback is a Gift that Helps Doctors Improve Health Care WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Doctor's Day on March 30th, DrScore.com, the physician rating Web site, is encouraging all patients to give the gift of feedback by rating their doctors online.

2009-03-09 08:30:00

Senator Max Baucus, Leading Architect of Health Care Reform, Received More Industry Contributions Than Any Other Democrat WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health insurers and pharmaceutical manufacturers contributed $5.5 million to the top 10 recipients in the U.S.

2009-03-04 07:51:11

The United States healthcare system is plagued with skyrocketing costs and widespread waste, according to a new report by the nonpartisan think tank Rand Corp.

2009-02-24 23:01:00

Public Strongly Supports Action on Health Care Reform, But Majority Think It Can Be Done Without Additional Spending Trust in President Obama on Health Reform is High MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb.

2009-02-19 01:09:09

Meaningful healthcare reform could result in affordable insurance coverage, improved outcomes and slower spending, officials of a foundation said.

2009-01-16 19:05:00

U.S. adults say healthcare reform should be a top priority, after economic recovery, for President-elect Barack Obama and Congress, a survey indicates. A national survey conducted by researchers from the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health found that 73 percent of U.S.

2009-01-16 00:54:14

Swiss and Dutch healthcare systems can serve as examples for U.S. healthcare reformers, officials at a U.S.

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