Latest Health care reform debate in the United States Stories

2009-01-14 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Establishing a national single-payer style healthcare reform system would provide a major stimulus for the U.S.

2009-01-07 04:20:00


2008-12-10 05:00:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The incoming administration and Democratic Congress are determined to complete the job started around 1900 and last attempted by Clinton in 1993: the nationalization of American medicine.

2008-10-08 06:00:34

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2008-09-29 03:00:14

By Wall, J K After four years of development, a pay-for-performance plan for Indianapolis-area doctors will officially launch Oct. 1.

2008-09-12 12:00:35

SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Nurses Association (ANA) announces its endorsement of Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) in the 2008 Presidential Election. The ANA represents the interests of the nation's 2.9 million registered nurses.

2008-08-21 09:01:14

A majority of corporate human resource managers believe the federal government should play a role in regulating healthcare costs and coverage, but neither political party offers a clear-cut resolution.

2008-08-20 09:01:29

US Democratic Senators Max Baucus and Kent Conrad have introduced legislation that is aimed at establishing a new Health Care Comparative Effectiveness Research Institute.

2008-08-06 12:00:58

TelaDoc Medical Services (www.teladoc.com), a comprehensive service that utilizes telehealth tools and physician or patient-assigned cross coverage, announces its membership in the Center for Health Value Innovation (www.vbhealth.org), the nation's premier organization dedicated to establishing value and producing evidence for sustainable health and financial improvement.

2008-08-04 03:00:07

By Dennison, Mike HELENA - If America's broken health care system is going to be fixed, now is the time - and the solution can and must include coverage for all at affordable prices, a new reform coalition said Tuesday.

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