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February 4, 2013


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The 2013 American College of Healthcare Executives awards take on special significance this year.
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By Paul Barr | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
It appears that the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the U.S. will not get federally subsidized access to health coverage under planned legislation that would allow many to stay legally.
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By Merrill Goozner | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Legislators in Washington all claim they want to hold down healthcare spending, recognizing it is the main driver of the nation's long-term deficit.
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Late News
By Rich Daly | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The Obama administration tried again to resolve the controversy over mandatory employer coverage of birth control, sterilization and post-fertilization drugs by having insurers pick up the costs.
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By Jaimy Lee | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The CMS issued the long-delayed final rule for the Physician Payments Sunshine Act, setting out a timeline for implementation that is a year past what the healthcare reform law required. The Sunshine Act aims to increase transparency and reduce the potential for conflicts of interest by gathering...
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By Maureen McKinney and Joe Carlson | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Two federal officials with significant influence in healthcare are leaving the Obama administration. Dr. Carolyn Clancy, who has led HHS' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality for nearly a decade, will leave her post “in the coming months,” according to a memo to employees from HHS...
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Cover Story
By Paul Barr | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
It appears that the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the U.S. will not get federally subsidized access to health coverage under planned legislation that would allow many to stay legally.
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By Jessica Zigmond | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Whether to include any type of federal assistance for healthcare coverage for a newly legal class of immigrants could turn into a thorny issue this year as lawmakers attempt to overhaul the nation's immigration policies.
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Features
By Andis Robeznieks | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Author, designer and inventor R. Buckminster Fuller said change doesn't come from fighting the existing reality, but by building a new model that makes the existing one obsolete.
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Special Feature
By Modern Healthcare | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The 2013 American College of Healthcare Executives awards take on special significance this year.
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By Ashok Selvam | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Over the past two decades, Thomas Dolan's dynamic leadership of the American College of Healthcare Executives transformed the professional association by anticipating and responding to the pressing challenges of 21st century healthcare.
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By Ashok Selvam | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Wayne Lerner has a habit of putting his hospital's community and staff ahead of himself, no matter where he's served in a career that has spanned nearly four decades.
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By Ashok Selvam | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Christina “Tina” Freese-Decker's engineering background makes her ideally suited to chipping away at the challenges that face healthcare systems across the country.
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Editorial
By Merrill Goozner | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Legislators in Washington all claim they want to hold down healthcare spending, recognizing it is the main driver of the nation's long-term deficit.
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Guest Commentary
By Steven J. Thompson | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
With pressure growing on hospital systems to find new sources of revenue, many healthcare executives are turning to international patients as an attractive option.
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Letters
By Modern Healthcare | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
West Penn Allegheny Health System at one time was one of the prominent healthcare providers in Pittsburgh. As a new health system emerged (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) and monopolized the city, WPAHS was...
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Outliers
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Maybe it's the bad news that's making us fat.
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By Modern Healthcare | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Good news for all you philanthropic exhibitionists out there—this month brings an opportunity to run around in your underwear for a good cause.
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By Modern Healthcare | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
“As the effects of the Affordable Care Act come into focus, it becomes clear that when the majority of physicians are no longer self-employed—and barring any legislation to the contrary—their new employed status will provide doctors with the right to collective bargaining.
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