Tag: healthcare reform

Smith & Nephew CEO says Memphis media reports on layoffs cause were ‘just wrong’
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Smith & Nephew CEO says Memphis media reports on layoffs cause were ‘just wrong’

Smith & Nephew CEO says Memphis media reports on layoffs cause were ‘just wrong’ (Memphis Business Journal) While confirming the company laid off 63 people in Memphis, Smith & Nephew PLC CEO Olivier Bohuon also directly contradicted a statement the company issued last week when it originally made the layoff announcement. During the company’s full-year […]

Democratic “buyers’ remorse” for health care law? | MassDevice.com On Call
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Democratic “buyers’ remorse” for health care law? | MassDevice.com On Call

A growing number of Democratic legislators are raising concerns about President Barack Obama’s landmark health care reform ahead of election season. MASSDEVICE ON CALL — A growing number of Democrats are voicing concerns about President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act ahead of election season, Healthwatch reported. Criticisms came from both […]

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Physician Payment Sunshine: Kohl and Grassley Urge CMS to Complete Regulations by June

As numerous healthcare stakeholders wait for the Supreme Court to determine whether the individual mandate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is constitutional, two Senators are eagerly pressing federal health agencies on the progress being made to implement Section 6002 of the ACA—also known as the Physician Payments Sunshine Act. […]

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Orthopaedic Surgeons, Patients, and Researchers Head to Hill to Personalize the Critical Need for Research Funding

Nearly 100 Million Americans a Year Identify Bone and Joint Disorders as Their Number One Health Concern Washington, DC   Orthopaedic surgeons, patients, and researchers are headed to Capitol Hill today to raise awareness about the debilitating and costly musculoskeletal diseases and disorders afflicting millions of Americans and to request […]