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CareFirst Funds Prevention Efforts
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 18:53
Insurer underwrites medical home model to improve care and reduce costs.
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Louisiana Leading the Way on Medicaid Continuity of Coverage
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 10:51
Streamlined approach and a shift in focus may be a model for national reform
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Maryland Looks to Health Enterprise Zones to Reduce Disparities
Friday, February 24, 2012 - 11:51
Urban development idea translated to health care
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Pay First at Emergency Room Deters Usage
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 11:39
Patients with routine problems may be required to pay upfront forcing many to choose at the point of service.
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Reform and Implementation - State by State
Friday, February 17, 2012 - 16:36
Flexibility from the federal government granted on a case-by-case basis
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Shortage of Primary Care Doctors Persists
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 17:45
Health Reform may hinge on a supply shift to primary care providers and away from specialists.
912 recommendations
The Uninsured Population's Larger Economic Effect
Thursday, February 9, 2012 - 21:14
A new report from The Bureau of National Affairs paints a vivid picture of the dangerous spillover effects of uninsured individuals on the health system and the economy at large.
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Minnesota Health Exchange On Track Even Without Authorization
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 14:25
State moving forward on infrastructure
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Reforming Heart Care To a Less Costly Form of Treatment
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 11:47
Technology versus long term, low intensity treatments in cardiology
712 recommendations
Administration Points to Medicare Savings
Friday, February 3, 2012 - 12:20
The Obama administration is feverishly rolling out good news coming out of the 2010 law.
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