News in brief – Aug. 4, 2008
E-prescribers see Medicare bonus, but late adopters will face pay cut
P4P found to have little impact on care quality
Dead doctors' IDs used to bilk Medicare
Former Senate leaders join forces on health system reform
More New Jersey parents eligible for SCHIP
News in brief – Aug. 4, 2008
Ethics panel may back universal coverage, ponders access as a “moral imperative”
Kansas court enforces noncompete clause
News in brief – Aug. 4, 2008
Assessing self-neglect in older patients
Do you need an MBA, or are there alternatives?
Doctor's invention sprang from patient need
Former CareFirst CEO's severance package cut in half
Aetna tries paying patients to take their meds
Setting the standards for medical tourism
Letters to the Editor – Aug. 4, 2008
Advocacy, facing the past, strengthens the profession
Don't quit on smokers
Success seen with tailored diabetes education
News in brief – Aug. 4, 2008
Kids' combination vaccines cut number of required shots
Infant pertussis outbreak emphasizes need to vaccinate health care workers