7,763Jul 2, 2013
Newsmakers with Dr. Ardis Hoven
Dr. Ardis, Hoven, who had just become American Medical Association (AMA) president , talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (the health care law), and the shortage of ...
546Jul 11, 2012
Medicare Physician Payments
Physicians Medicare’s physician payment system and offered solutions to make it more efficient. They called for a comprehensive solution to replace the government’s sustainable ...
894Jan 20, 2011
Medical Malpractice Liability
Witnesses testified about the relationship between medical malpractice liability and health care costs. They focused on medical malpractice reform at the federal level, tort reform, problems ...
31Sep 22, 2005
Public Health in the Wake of Katrina
The House Subcommittee on Health along with the House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing titled “Assessing Public Health and the Delivery of Care in the Wake of ...
19Sep 14, 2005
Medical officials spoke to reporters about flu shot priorities. They discussed how those in high-risk groups, along with Hurricane Katrina evacuees, would receive top priority. The ...