Navigation Links
Does the U.S. Need to Ration Costly End-of-Life Care?
Date:3/15/2010

Controversial Issue to be Focus of Miller Center National Debate

WASHINGTON, March 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With skyrocketing Medicare costs contributing to record-setting budget deficits, does the United States need to ration costly end-of-life care?  This compelling topic will be the focus of an upcoming debate produced by the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia, in partnership with MacNeil/Lehrer Productions and The National Press Club.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO)

The debate will take place at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, March 24 at 7:00 pm ET.  It will be webcast live at

SOURCE National Press Club
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Fluctuating eye pressure associated with visual field deterioration in glaucoma patients
2. Vision restoration therapy shown to improve brain activity in brain injured patients
3. Glades General Hospital First in Palm Beach County to Provide On-Site Electronic Birth Registration
4. Katie Lee Joel to Conduct Cooking Demonstration for Local Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
5. The ScottCare Corporation Completes Acquisition of Rozinn Electronics, a Leading Manufacturer of Cardiac Diagnostic Products
6. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
7. Work time is the largest influence to the duration of a persons sleep
8. Minorities more likely to have sleep durations associated with increased mortality
9. MedThink Communications Retained by NanoBio Corporation
10. Preparation for Natural Disasters Critical for People With Diabetes, Chronic Medical Conditions
11. EaglePicher Corporation Completes Transaction to Sell EaglePicher Boron, LLC to Ceradyne, Inc. for $69 Million
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... ... is a reputable source of authentic tickets for the 2015 iHeart Radio Music Festival ... of music will have an act they are excited to see at this two-day festival. ... will perform: Sam Smith, Coldplay, Kenny Chesney, The Who, Jason Derulo, Demi Lovato, Duran ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Ticket Down is a reliable source for authentic tickets for ... Park. The festival will end on Sunday, August 2nd. , Music ... Lollapalooza. This unique and unbelievably popular festival attracts the best in entertainment from ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... The 2nd annual Ride to Fight On will ... October 3, 2015. The Ride to Fight On is a cycling fundraiser that benefits ... The West Clinic and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center. A health and ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... 31, 2015 , ... Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and blogs are ... media profiles to better connect with the public. The agency website at ... insights and opinions. The Rally Insurance Group, Inc.’s pledge to provide effortless ways ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... According to the article published July 27 on ... courthouse was contained and extinguished by the city’s fire department before it caused major damage ... the time of the fire, and it was a fire alarm system that tipped off ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Cheap 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival Tickets in Las Vegas at MGM Grand Garden Arena: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on the iHeart Radio Music Festival in Vegas 2Health News:Cheap 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival Tickets in Las Vegas at MGM Grand Garden Arena: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on the iHeart Radio Music Festival in Vegas 3Health News:Cheap 2015 Lollapalooza Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on Lollapalooza Tickets at Grant Park in Chicago for Saturday, August 1st and Sunday, August 2nd 2Health News:West Cancer Center Announces 2nd Annual Ride to Fight On 2Health News:West Cancer Center Announces 2nd Annual Ride to Fight On 3Health News:Rally Insurance Group, Inc. Connects to Customers Through Re-branded Social Media Profiles 2Health News:Article on Recent Pasadena Courtroom Fire Highlights the Effectiveness of Fire Alarm Systems, Says Fire Protection Group Inc 2Health News:Article on Recent Pasadena Courtroom Fire Highlights the Effectiveness of Fire Alarm Systems, Says Fire Protection Group Inc 3
... pioneer in the use of robotics for minimally invasive cardiac ... chief of cardiac surgery. With his arrival, BMC has ... country, and the only hospital in Boston, to offer robot-assisted ... for coronary artery disease (the most common form of heart ...
... Film to IDC Digital ... ... (TSX: IDL), the global leader in the rapidly growing market for,digital ... purchased IDC,s X2200, X1590, and X1600 Plus direct,digital radiography (DR) systems ...
... April 7, 2008 Advanced Life Sciences,Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... a,conference call and live webcast at 8:30 am (EDT) ... will be to discuss the Company,s April 7, 2008,meeting ... the planned NDA,submission for the Company,s novel once-a-day oral ...
... a newly developed algorithm has significantly advanced understanding ... common primary brain tumor in adults, human glioblastoma ... the April issue of the journal Cancer Cell, ... previously linked with GBM, thereby elucidating new directions ...
... BOSTON--The search for cancer genes is increasingly a matter ... to distinguish genes actually involved in the disease from ... hundreds or thousands of genetic irregularities in tumor tissue, ... true culprits. , In a new study in the ...
... April 7, 2008 Pennsylvania,Secretary of Health Dr. Calvin ... Harrisburg by urging United Way executives to help change ... will be meeting with those who are working to ... lack of health,insurance has an enormous impact on the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Robot-assisted minimally-invasive CABG surgery 2Health News:Saratoga Hospital Purchases Three IDC DR Systems 2Health News:Saratoga Hospital Purchases Three IDC DR Systems 3Health News:Advanced Life Sciences to Host Conference Call to Discuss April 7th Meeting with FDA 2Health News:Advanced Life Sciences to Host Conference Call to Discuss April 7th Meeting with FDA 3Health News:New regulatory circuit identified for aggressive, malignant brain tumor 2Health News:Data-handling technique finds genes to be team players in curbing brain cancer cell growth 2Health News:Data-handling technique finds genes to be team players in curbing brain cancer cell growth 3Health News:Pennsylvania Health Secretary Focuses on Changing the Climate of Health Care During National Public Health Week 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... , July 31, 2015 According ... Market by Product (Bioimpedance Analyzers (BIA), Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry ... Weighing) - Global Analysis & Forecast to 2019", published ... pegged at $911.1 Million 2014 and is estimated to ... CAGR of 9.4% from 2014 to 2019. ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 2015 IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) ... 2015 financial results after the market closes on ... release, the Company will host a conference call with ... on Thursday, August 6, 2015 to ... developments. Interested parties may access the live ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015  Unichem Pharmaceuticals ( USA ... of Hydrochlorothiazide tablets 25 mg 1000-count bottle to the ... precautionary measure due to the identification of a Clopidogrel ... The risk associated with mistakenly taking a ... increased probability of experiencing Clopidogrel,s side effects which include ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 2Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 3Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 4IRIDEX Announces Second Quarter 2015 Conference Call and Release Date 2Unichem Pharmaceuticals (USA), Inc. Issues a Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets Due to the Potential Presence of Foreign Tablets 2
... ODEI750D cameras are a new generation of flexible ... digital and video imaging. Images are captured by ... both video and digital formats. Video signals include ... are sent to the PC as uncompressed TIFF ...
Bench Top Vertical Airflow Cabinets Production Protection...
Bench Top Horizontal (clean bench) Airflow Cabinet...
... This sealed isolation chamber provides a ... repackaging sterile pharmaceuticals, in accord with ... Class 100 (ISO 5) cleanliness conditions ... antechamber, IV rod and tilt-up front ...
Medicine Products: