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Growing community-based doctors

By Modern Healthcare  |  November 24, 2014

Around the country, a number of graduate medical education programs are training doctors in community-based medicine, hoping they'll practice in underserved communities.

Recall management poor at hospitals

By Modern Healthcare  |  November 24, 2014

The number and complexity of medical-device recalls have rapidly increased, raising questions about safety and risks for hospitals that mostly still track and locate faulty products manually.

CMS may scrap re-enrollment policy for exchange plans

By Modern Healthcare  |  November 24, 2014

The Obama administration wants to modify policies for automatic health insurance re-enrollments and strengthen rules for provider directories for the 2016 open enrollment period.

Immigration order may indirectly expand health coverage

By Modern Healthcare  |  November 24, 2014

Experts say President Barack Obama's executive order may indirectly lead to a significant number of immigrants, particularly children, enrolling in Medicaid as well as private health plans.

Republicans file their suit against the Affordable Care Act

By Modern Healthcare  |  November 24, 2014

The lawsuit contests President Barack Obama's decision to waive the ACA's employer mandate and the penalties for failing to comply with it without receiving congressional approval for the change.

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U.S. looking past Ebola to prepare for next outbreak

By Associated Press  |  November 23, 2014

The next Ebola or the next SARS. Maybe even the next HIV. Even before the Ebola epidemic in West Africa is brought under control, public health officials are girding for the next health disaster.

Offering autonomy to nursing home residents

Offering autonomy to nursing home residents

By Steven Ross Johnson  |  November 22, 2014

When Dr. William Thomas took a part-time job as medical director of a nursing home in upstate New York, he found that a strictly medical approach with residents didn't improve their health outcomes or quality of life. So he began to change his approach.

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