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2011-04-07 08:32:00

Health, Payment Policy Expert to Help Nation's Leading Patient Advocacy Organization Respond to Legislative and Regulatory Issues Impacting Patients' Access to Healthcare WASHINGTON, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) - a national, non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of creating avenues of improved patient access to healthcare through public policy reform at the state and federal levels - welcomes Gwendolyn Mayes, J.D.,...

2011-01-10 11:51:00

New Provision Will Mirror Broader Healthcare Reform, Cover Up to 750,000 Young Adults WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) - a national, non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of creating avenues of improved patient access to health care through public policy reform at the state and federal levels - today praised the Obama Administration for signing into law a provision in the recently passed National Defense...

2011-01-10 07:00:00

Rene Cabral-Daniels Joins Nation's Leading Patient Advocacy Organization As Chief of Staff; Will Direct Federal and State Policies to Help Ensure Patient Access to Care WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) - the leading national non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of creating avenues of improved patient access to health care through public policy reform at the state and federal levels - welcomed today Rene...

2011-01-06 09:44:00

New CER Database Catalogues Ongoing Research Studies Funded with $1.1 Billion Provided by American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) has created a new Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) Database available to the public on its website, www.npaf.org. The new database compiles comparative studies funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Agency for Healthcare Research...

2011-01-05 12:57:00

Nation's Leading Patient Advocacy Policy Organization Calls on Governor Brewer, State Leaders to Restore Access to Life-Saving Transplants for Arizona's Nearly 100 Patients in Need WASHINGTON, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) - a national, non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of creating avenues of improved patient access to healthcare through public policy reform at the state and federal levels - called on Arizona's key...

2010-09-23 09:52:00

Data Shows That 172 Medical Practices Serving Cancer Patients Have Closed Due to Inadequate Medicare Reimbursement WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF), a national, non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of creating avenues of improved patient access to health care through public policy reform at the state and federal levels, delivered a letter to Members of the House and Senate last week urging Congress to oppose...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.