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November 2008 - Volume 5 - Issue 5

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A theft occurred in the Felix household in October and it wasn't the economy stealing my 401K. It was a little bit of a thing called Sophia Ann - my brand spankin' new granddaughter - stealing a piece of my heart! Just when I thought the "Grand-Papa" part...
In the fall of 2003, leaders in the Miami-Dade County Health Department took action to address the rising rates of chronic disease in their community. Joining forces with other concerned groups, they created the Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade, a...
The Miami edition of the "Health for Life" community forum, an American Hospital Association event that brings health care and public policy experts and advocates together to discuss needed reforms, recently opened at the Miller School’s Medical Wellness...
For many hospitals, knowing where they stand in the marketplace can be extremely helpful in strategic planning and business development. Knowing how many procedures of a certain type were performed at competing hospitals, what the average cost is per...
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") recently issued Transmittal 141, implementing changes to the recoupment process for Medicare provider and supplier overpayments. Recoupment is the process by which Medicare recovers outstanding debt by...
There's a prominent Florida hospital that enjoys an excellent national reputation, having been honored with numerous prestigious awards for providing "best in class" patient care. Sounds good so far, right? What outsiders did not know was that the...
Most people do not think in terms of a process; and, some assume they do. This is one of the leading roadblocks to organizational enhancement through growth and/or cost reductions. In most organizations, things just happen. That is, there is no...
The Gates Foundation has awarded The Rotary Foundation a $100 million grant, which Rotary will match, dollar-for-dollar, over three years. It is the largest grant ever given to a volunteer service organization and represents a tremendous validation of the...
LabSafe.com is encouraging Americans to live healthy lifestyles by providing $50,000 of FREE tests to high profile athletes. Having high-profile Athletes and Individuals like current and former NFL, MLB, and NBA players helps raise the awareness of the...
November brings a new U.S. President; newly elected House of Representatives; and a significant number of new U.S. Senators but no expectation of a major new immigration act since reform was not a front-burner issue for either party in the 2008 campaigns....
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