8Jan 13, 2000
Organizational Health Coverage Proposals
Participants talked about a variety of plans to reform the health care system to drastically reduce the number of uninsured. The various plans included measures which would provide tax ...
77Dec 13, 1999
Medical Errors and Patient Safety
The subcommittee examined a report by the Institute of Medicine that cites a large number cases of preventable medical errors. Executives of several health organizations testified and patients ...
30May 10, 1999
Children, Violence and Responsibility
Following a White House conference on youth violence, conferees talked with reporters on the results of the meeting and the recent shootings in Littleton, Colorado.
4Dec 16, 1998
Ms. Dickey talked about health care reform arguing that a patients protection act should be the first priority of the next Congress. She then laid out several types of reform which would ...
54Jan 8, 1997
Assisted Suicide Arguments Reactions
After the Court heard oral arguments in cases concerning the legality of doctor-assisted suicide, attorneys and representatives of other interested parties commented on the proceedings. The ...
3Dec 4, 1996
American Medical Association officials announced a new Medicare reform proposal. It is designed to provide seniors with a wide variety of options and ensure the program’s solvency for the ...