News in brief - Aug. 24, 2009
Tap into proper expertise and support before joining EHR “gold rush”
EHRs have open-source software alternatives
Health plans' profits decline along with membership numbers
When patients lose jobs, physicians feel impact
Uptick in medical supply sales suggests recession may be easing
What editorial writers are saying about town hall meetings on health system reform
News in brief - Aug. 24, 2009
Lawsuits challenge Calif. governor's budget vetoes
Medicare pay for services by nonphysicians comes under scrutiny
News in brief - Aug. 24, 2009
End-of-life care provision stirs angst in health reform debate
Conference seeks solutions to pending physician shortage
White House redirects health reform spotlight to insurance abuses
Two state courts, same ruling: Informed consent must include all options