July 9, 2009
On July 8, the White House and the Senate Finance Committee announced a pact with hospitals for $155 Billion in Medicare and Medicaid Cuts (July 8). These hospital cuts include $103 billion in spending reductions, based on 10 years of productivity adjustments and reduced market basket payments…
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July 9, 2009
On July 8, a federal appeals court ruled that pharmacists are required to dispense emergency contraception, even if they are personally opposed on religious grounds. The case involves Ralph's Thriftway and two pharmacists who sued Washington state officials where the law requires pharmacists to…
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July 6, 2009
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July 2, 2009
Today, I am scheduled to meet with Nancy-Ann DeParle, Director of the White House Office of Health Reform, in a Health Care Stakeholders Discussion. Attending with me will be Bill Ellis, head of APhA's Foundation, and practicing pharmacist Michelle Herbert Thomas from Richmond, VA. Kristina…
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July 1, 2009
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