Medicare reform debate moves to Capitol Hill
- Physician work force issues in the Health Security Act. // American Family Physician;6/1/94, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p1725
Focuses on physician work force issues in the Health Security Act. Aim at shifting the medical work force from the 70/30 ratio between subspecialists and generalists to a 50/50 split; Rationale behind work force reforms; Studies showing that generalist physicians are more cost-effective;...
- House panel votes to repeal MOE provisions. // AHA News;5/16/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p1
The article announces that the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee has approved a legislation that would repeal the Medicaid "maintenance of effort" (MOE) provisions in the 2010 healthcare reform law.
- Healthcare at the forerfront on federal, state levels. Wechsler, Jill // Formulary;Dec2002, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p646
Outlines key health care reform efforts in the U.S. Legislation on Medicare drug benefits; Changes in Medicare rates and payments; Tax credits for health insurance purchases; Reform of physician malpractice laws.
- Health Care Reform In The Year 2000: The View From The Front Of The Classroom. Wing, Kenneth R. // American Journal of Law & Medicine;2000, Vol. 26 Issue 2/3, p277
Looks at the implications of the evolution of health care reform from the perspectives of teaching health law in the United States. U.S. on; Congress' adoption of important limits on federal welfare programs; Direct role of government in financing health care; Practical and theoretical problems...
- Health package signed by Davis. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;9/27/2002, Issue 322987, p6
Reports on the signing of a package of health-care reforms by governor of California, Gray Davis. Benefits from the package to the residents of the state; Prominent measures approved under the packege; General concerns on the legislation.
- What's Missing from the Bill. // Pharmaceutical Executive;May2010, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p32
The article reports on the omission of some measures in the final healthcare reform bill in the U.S.
- Why I'm Over Health Care Reform -- And Why it Doesn't Matter. // Agent's Sales Journal;Jun2010, p8
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the results of the 2010 Health Market Study, one on the key components of the health care reform bill and one on the Medicare and Medicaid-focused provisions.
- President Bush urges medical liability reform. Gatty, Bob // Urology Times;Sep2002, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p54
Focuses on medical liability reform being pushed by U.S. President George W. Bush. Report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services outlining the impact of litigation on health care; Provisions of the Health Act; Areas of reform supported by the Bush Administration.
- What's the Washington outlook now? Guglielmo, Wayne J. // Medical Economics;12/9/2002, Vol. 79 Issue 23, p33
Analyzes possible changes in the U.S. Congress' health care reform agenda, following the Republican Party's assumption of control in both houses. Medicare prescription drug coverage; Medical malpractice legislation; Medicare physician payments; Patients' bill of rights.