Latest Jane Orient Stories

2011-05-31 09:33:00

TUCSON, Ariz., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On May 26, three physicians, including Congressman Michael Burgess (R-TX), briefed Congressional staffers on the effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), sometimes called ObamaCare, on the patient-physician relationship and patient care. Patients and physicians are the people you don't find on the complex organizational charts describing ObamaCare, stated Jane Orient, M.D., executive director of the Association of American Physicians and...

2011-02-21 10:15:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Some Wisconsin doctors have offered, at a public event, to write sickness excuses on request for protesting teachers, according to ABC News.

2011-02-21 10:03:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In what officials call the "largest-ever federal healthcare fraud takedown," 700 federal agents rounded up more than 100 suspects in a nationwide sweep of arrests on Feb 17.

2011-01-18 14:28:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Jan.

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