- Barely 15 years ago, with the nation locked in a work versus welfare debate over mending the torn safety net for the poor, one state embarked on a different journey. Its plan linked public assistance to reasonable time limits and work requirements, thus creating incentives for needy families to climb out of poverty.
That state was Wisc......Full article >>>
mlining eligibility practices for BadgerCare and Medicaid to ease enrollment problems, which have kept thousands of eligible children outside the system.
Establishing a purchasing pool for businesses to buy catastrophic healthcare for their employees.
Encouraging use of electronic health records
, which help to ......Full article >>>
omepage&L=1&L0=Home&sid=massgov2">Massachusetts, and Vermont
are expanding coverage to children, creating incentives for small businesses to provide coverage, using the tax code to broaden tax deductibility for healthcare costs, or trying a mix of strategies.
Hundreds of billions of dollars, and maybe more, could be spent at the federal level to re......Full article >>>
Source:wistechnology.com By Tom Still 02/08/07Related biology technology :1
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. Visions: Preizler offers insurers perspective on healthcare IT5
. Federal bill would set healthcare IT standards6
. IRS ruling could speed healthcare technology adoption7
. Bill would provide federal aid for healthcare IT8
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. Georgia healthcare system to install GEs radio frequency ID10
. Wisconsin firms pledge to support healthcare IT standards11
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