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In demand, health care aides seeking higher wages - TheDay.com
In demand, health care aides seeking higher wages
TheDay.com
Her predicament eased when the District of Columbia's 2006 living-wage law for government contractors, including home health-care aides paid by Medicaid, took effect. She now receives $13.60 an hour, up from $10.50 a few years ago. "I can pay my rent ...

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Andrew Cuomo admits Ebola quarantine policy could be unenforceable - New York...
New York Daily News

Andrew Cuomo admits Ebola quarantine policy could be unenforceable
New York Daily News
Gov. Cuomo acknowledged his tough quarantine policy for health-care workers returning from West Africa was somewhat toothless and possibly unenforceable. ?Could you have a hostile person who doesn't want to be quarantined?? the governor asked ...

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Stopping Ebola requires keeping borders open - SFGate (blog)
SFGate (blog)

Stopping Ebola requires keeping borders open
SFGate (blog)
Because they put up barriers that discourage needed health care workers from traveling there from the U.S.. Kelly told me on a Skype call Friday that health experts are now estimating the three stricken countries, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, need 7,000 ...

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Mental health and treatment more complicated for older adults - Timesonline.com
Timesonline.com

Mental health and treatment more complicated for older adults
Timesonline.com
A 2009 research study funded by the National Institutes of Health found that total health care costs for Medicare participants who had depression and chronic diseases such as diabetes or congestive heart failure were almost double the costs for participants ...



NY governor admits Ebola policy could be unenforceable - Fox News
Fox News

NY governor admits Ebola policy could be unenforceable
Fox News
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo admitted Saturday that the 21-day Ebola quarantine policy for health care workers returning from West Africa could be unenforceable. The New York Daily News reported that the Democrat acknowledged that several ...

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Quarantined Nurse Lambasts Treatment At Newark Airport - Gothamist
Quarantined Nurse Lambasts Treatment At Newark Airport
Gothamist
In her piece for Dallas News, she describes her grueling time at Newark Airport, and her fears that the mandatory quarantine will discourage other health care workers from heading to Ebola-ravaged countries (a sentiment shared by other health care experts): ...

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Health care fee dispute - North Platte Telegraph
Health care fee dispute
North Platte Telegraph
Neither side is an underdog in the ongoing battle over health care prices charged in the Omaha metro area. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and CHI Health are booming enterprises. The insurer generates more than $1.5 billion in premiums annually and ...



Rep. Matt Baker: Guest Column: BAKER Health care bills take center stage in ....
Rep. Matt Baker: Guest Column: BAKER Health care bills take center stage in ...
Towanda Daily Review
As chairman of the House Health Committee, I am dedicated to improving the access to and quality of health care in Pennsylvania. I believe more lives can be improved, and even saved, with greater education of health care issues, early diagnosis and better ...



DeSalvo Leaves ONC Post To Lead Ebola Efforts at HHS - iHealthBeat
DeSalvo Leaves ONC Post To Lead Ebola Efforts at HHS
iHealthBeat
Deven McGraw -- partner in the health care practice of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips and a member of the Health IT Policy Committee -- said, "It is a tough time for ONC to lose its leader, given the importance of getting specifics on the interoperability roadmap out ...

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CMS' $840M Care Transformation Initiative To Leverage Health IT - iHealthBeat
CMS' $840M Care Transformation Initiative To Leverage Health IT
iHealthBeat
... of Trustees, said AMA "strongly believe[s] that practice transformation can lead to improvements in the quality of care for patients, control health care costs and enhance practice sustainability as physicians embrace innovative new models" (The Hill, 10/23).




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