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For an environmentally friendly supply chain, what we buy matters

For an environmentally friendly supply chain, what we buy matters

By Jeffrey Brown  |  September 01, 2015

Most hospitals know that the selection of products they buy can have a tremendous impact on their sustainability performance. Creating a more sustainable hospital starts in large part with changing the products and supplies that come through the front door and leave as waste through the back door.

FTC's use of 'disgorgement' poses new risks for healthcare industry

FTC's use of 'disgorgement' poses new risks for healthcare industry

By By Lisl Dunlop and Ashley Antler  |  August 24, 2015

In a healthcare environment increasingly characterized by consolidation, the FTC's recent move toward large disgorgement penalties potentially creates new risks for consolidated entities, according to two attorneys at Manatt, Phelps and Phillips.

Closer collaboration among researchers, execs needed

Closer collaboration among researchers, execs needed

By Dr. Eric Larson and Karin Johnson  |  August 22, 2015

Agencies such as the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute and the National Institutes of Health are funding a growing number of projects designed to more rapidly improve health services, patient outcomes and consumer experiences.

Commentary: Expansion of Medicaid offers benefits far beyond improving access to care

Commentary: Expansion of Medicaid offers benefits far beyond improving access to care

By Dr. Georges Benjamin  |  July 25, 2015

Fifty years ago this week, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Social Security Act of 1965 establishing the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Much has been written about the future of Medicare; but Medicaid, now our largest public insurance program, has become a lightning rod for debate.

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