Navigation Links
NGA Focus on States' Health Care Responsibilities Spotlights Need for Congress to Pass Federal Medicaid Relief
Date:2/19/2010

Nation's Governors Urged to Make FMAP Extension a Top Federal Budget Priority as New Study Points To Continued State Fiscal Turmoil

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the National Governors' Association (NGA) convenes this weekend to outline 2010-11 policy priorities, the American Health Care Association (AHCA) expressed alarm that state fiscal crises of historic proportion have been a major contributing factor to undercutting skilled nursing facilities' (SNFs) ongoing ability to provide quality care to the nation's most vulnerable seniors.

To help protect care quality and preserve key health care jobs, Bruce Yarwood, President and CEO of AHCA, urged Governors to ensure their respective state congressional delegations understand the urgency of extending federal Medicaid relief granted to states under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).


'/>"/>
SOURCE American Health Care Association
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Key Pillars of Patient Centered Medical Home Will Be Focus of March 30 Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative Stakeholders Meeting
2. Prince Court Medical Center in Malaysia to Release First Patients Beyond Borders FOCUS ON:™
3. GenomeQuest Hosts Seminar Focused On Web-based Searching for Patent Information Across Global Sequence Databases
4. Online Dating Reinvents Itself with the Recent Roll-Out of Teacherhookup.com, a Free Website that Focuses on a Person's Career in Education!
5. Soothing infants with food focus of childhood obesity study
6. Time to Get Focused at Exploration Summer Programs
7. HSS Supports Arthritis Foundation Focus on Raising National Awareness of Osteoarthritis
8. Lodewijk de Vink Elected to Board of Focused Ultrasound Surgery Foundation
9. Public Health in Focus at International Conference
10. Gems Medical Sciences Created to Focus on Medical & Life Science Fluid Handling
11. For Heart Health, Focus on Risk Factors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/22/2014)... (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Kirby Lester, ... medication dispensing device includes streamlined functionality to perform a ... vial-filling robot. , Since a double-count of controlled medications ... hospital pharmacy to quickly perform a second count of ... an archived record of the second count up to ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... One woman who looked at diet pills ... pounds. Unfortunately, the weight loss came at a price – ... her time using the pill, and says her personality changed ... insomnia as a result of the caffeine content of one ... age of 37 because of a diet pill she was ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Ronald S. Weaver, ... Inglewood, Calif., today announced a heart transplant patient with ... Counterpulsation (EECP) therapy at Global Cardio Care Centers and ... , The patient, a 55-year-old Hispanic male, also ... Life Program, a nutrition and exercise lifestyle program in ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... 22, 2014 There's great news ... Department of Transportation regulations: all PhysicianOne Urgent Care ... US Department of Transportation (DOT). , To ensure ... DOT enforces strict standards to make sure all ... taxis, trucks, and other commercial vehicles. Recently, the ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Cumberland Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics ... that values anxiety-free dental care for children, while maintaining ... child's dental care. , The orthodontic team is ... infants, adolescents, adults and those with special needs. Whether ... or require unique care, such as cleft palate, Cumberland ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Kirby Lester KL1Plus Pharmacy Automation Perfect for Double-Counting & Tracking Prescriptions from Any Pharmacy Robot 2Health News:SlimPlate System Urge Women to Shun Controversial Weight Loss Pills for Healthier Methods Like Portion Control 2Health News:Ronald S. Weaver, MD, Owner of Global Cardio Care Centers, Announces EECP Treatment Success for Cardiomyopathy Patient Who Needed Heart Transplant 2Health News:Ronald S. Weaver, MD, Owner of Global Cardio Care Centers, Announces EECP Treatment Success for Cardiomyopathy Patient Who Needed Heart Transplant 3Health News:PhysicianOne Urgent Care Physicians Become Certified Medical Examiners for DOT Physicals 2Health News:Cumberland Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Clarksville Welcomes Dr. Peter Wojtkiewicz, Pediatric Orthodontist 2Health News:Cumberland Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Clarksville Welcomes Dr. Peter Wojtkiewicz, Pediatric Orthodontist 3
... birth control in all the schools of England in a ... ,There are currently 2,409 nurses who work in primary and ... a massive extension, reported the online edition of Daily Mail. ... funded to have at least one full-time qualified nurse working ...
... European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC-5) have called that patients should ... in the field. Doctors and patient groups said that women ... like Herceptin that could help prolong their survival and well ... and radiation therapy are available to women in the United ...
... of Veterinary Medicine have established a national surveillance ... humans and animals using medical records of pets. ... of Epidemiology. Larry Glickman of the School of ... Hospital, a nationwide chain of veterinary hospitals to ...
... without any warning has become a health hazard today with ... per annum. Internal automatic defibrillators (IAD) have now come to ... these apparatus have brought many back from the brink of ... that approximately 1000 people die each year due to sudden ...
... crisis has its origin in HIV/AIDS, weak health systems and ... die from TB every year, 1.5 million are Africans. ... Research Foundation (AMREF) clinic in the Kenyan slum, revealed that ... infected with HIV. According to Nzioka, about two thirds of ...
... a study by the New England Research Institutes in collaboration ... much or too little// are at a greater risk of ... is based on studies done on over 1709 men, in ... over a period of 15 yrs. ,According to ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pets As Disease Watchdogs 2Health News:Seconds Between Life And Death 2
(Date:7/21/2014)... Mass. , July 21, 2014 ... Alzheimer,s disease (AD) therapies will more than triple, ... to the forecasted launch of the first disease-modifying ... In 2023, these novel premium-priced agents—which include the ... (Roche), as well as the BACE inhibitor MK-8931 ...
(Date:7/21/2014)... PORTLAND, Oregon , July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... by Allied Market Research titled, "Global biosimilars/follow-on-biologics market ... Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, ... that the global biosimilars market would reach $35 ... in 2013. Deeper penetration with clearer regulatory pathways ...
(Date:7/21/2014)... , July 21, 2014 ... (LOPA) is utilizing the CompuMed, Inc. (OTCPink: ... to improve donor organ recovery. CompuMed Enterprise ... provide real-time access to its Board-Certified specialists ... consulting.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140721/697628) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:The Alzheimer's Disease Market Is Forecast to Reach Nearly $12 Billion by 2023, Following the Projected Launch of the First Disease-Modifying Therapies 2The Alzheimer's Disease Market Is Forecast to Reach Nearly $12 Billion by 2023, Following the Projected Launch of the First Disease-Modifying Therapies 3Biosimilars/Follow-on-Biologics Market is Expected to Reach $35 Billion, Globally, by 2020 2Biosimilars/Follow-on-Biologics Market is Expected to Reach $35 Billion, Globally, by 2020 3Biosimilars/Follow-on-Biologics Market is Expected to Reach $35 Billion, Globally, by 2020 4Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency Leveraging CompuMed to Secure More Donor Hearts 2Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency Leveraging CompuMed to Secure More Donor Hearts 3
... JOSE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2011 SI-BONE, Inc. (San ... the use of a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device ... it has closed $16.0 million in financing for expansion ... Equity Partners, of Menlo Park, California, led the round ...
... today announced TIGR® Matrix Surgical Mesh , the world,s first ... mesh. First introduced in the US in 2010, TIGR® Matrix ... as an alternative to permanent synthetic mesh and expensive biologic devices. ... Surgical Mesh TIGR® Matrix Surgical ...
Cached Medicine Technology:SI-BONE, Inc. Closes $16.0 Million Financing Led by Montreux Equity Partners 2SI-BONE, Inc. Closes $16.0 Million Financing Led by Montreux Equity Partners 3Novus Scientific Announces the World's 1st Long-Term Absorbable Mesh as an Alternative to Non-Absorbable Synthetic Mesh 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: