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    Expanding Access to Health Care

    The Alliance for Health Reform held a panel discussion on the contents of health care legislation currently on Capitol Hill, as well as how state-level health care reform has fared in…

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    Health Care Security

    In one of eight break-out (concurrent) sessions at an economic forum sponsored by the White House, President Bush, Health care professionals, and others talked about health care policy and…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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.

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    Medical Issues

    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…

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    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…

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    Medicare Reform

    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…

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    Medicare Reform

    Mr. Scully and Dr. Dickey debated Medicare reform and answered questions from the audience of senior citizens.

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    Medical Liability Reform

    The participants talked about revisions in health care liability insurance premiums and rules governing lawsuits. They also answered questions from the audience.

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    Presidential Health Care Proposal

    Dr. Bristow and Dr. Dickey called a news conference to discuss how the American Medical Association views the president’s plan. They outlined the AMA’s view of…

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