Latest Health policy Stories

2013-06-03 23:01:47

Fourteen agencies now recognized by PHAB as high-performing health departments. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) announced today it has awarded five-year accreditation status to three public health departments. PHAB is the independent organization that administers the national public health accreditation program. Accreditation status was awarded this week to Polk County Health Department in Balsam Lake, Wis.; Summit County Combined General...

2013-05-29 23:13:58

Barriers to pharma growth in emerging markets, challenges for comparative effectiveness research in oncology, and a new featured HE-Artist top this week's news. Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 This week´s top news story on HealthEconomics.Com covered newly released survey results on Payer Strategies for Emerging Markets, conducted by Hanson Wade, based on interviews with Pharma/Biotech/Medical Device companies, Consulting companies, Academia, Regulators, and Providers....

2013-05-28 23:18:46

“CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - US” is the new market research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 The expansion of the insured population, prompted by the introduction of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), will play a key role in driving US pharmaceutical market revenue up by a third by the end of the decade. The latest report on the US healthcare industry “CountryFocus:...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.