TITLE

Regional News: WEST

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/7/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 27, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to the U.S. healthcare industry. The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center successfully moved to a new facility across the street, the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. The hospital also switched over its emergency department during the move, with a temporary ambulance diversion to other area hospitals. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced that federal antitrust authorities don't plan to challenge a proposed merger of two-hospital Sun Health Corp.
ACCESSION #
33203498

 

Related Articles

  • The Affordable Care Act, the FTC and the Independent Practice of Nurses. Fontenot, Sarah F. // Physician Executive;May/Jun2014, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p98 

    The article discusses the need of primary care practitioners for fulfilling the requirements of the U.S. Affordable Care Act for improving the access to the primary care for everyone. Topics discussed include recruitment of the advanced practice nurses (APNs) for delivering the patient care,...

  • Trade Commission: Background-check apps might be illegal. Sasso, Brendan // Hill;2/7/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 15, p18 

    The article reports on the warning of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to six companies for their mobile applications that perform background checks that might violate the federal law in the U.S.

  • FTC Delays Red Flags Rule Implementation.  // ACA News (American Chiropractic Association);Jul2010, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p11 

    The author reports that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has delayed implementation of the Red Flags Rule until January 1, 2011 to give Congress more time to look into the scope of entities that are covered by the rule.

  • Barely Getting By: Seniors Struggle to Survive. Casimir, Leslie // La Prensa San Diego;2/27/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p1 

    The article highlights the study conducted by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and the Insight Center for Community Economic Development on the struggles of seniors to survive in California. The study shows that older adults are skipping rent payments to buy groceries or prescription...

  • Implant-Retained Prostheses for Facial Defects: An Up to 14-Year Follow-up Report on the Survival Rates of Implants at UCLA. Roumanas, Eleni D.; Freymiller, Earl G.; Ting-Ling Chang; Aghaloo, Tara; Beumer, III, John // International Journal of Prosthodontics;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p325 

    Purpose: An analysis of retrospective data was conducted to establish the survival rates of osseointegrated implants used to retain orbital, nasal, and auricular prostheses over a 14-year period and to recommend guidelines in the restorative treatment of such facial defects. Materials and...

  • Regional news: West.  // Modern Healthcare;03/30/98, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p39 

    Reports news on medical care in Western United States. Alliance between the Orthopaedic Hospital in Los Angeles and University of California Los Angeles Medical Center; Appeal made by Beverly Enterprises over the $94 million award to a California woman injured at one of its nursing homes.

  • New software is being used to help those with dementia. Cole, David // Journal of Business (10756124);1/29/2009, Vol. 24 Issue 3, pA15 

    The article identifies the efficacy of computer software NeuroQ in providing improved diagnosis of dementia. The software which is developed by Syntermed Inc. and the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center has become more significant in the medical industry because it enables...

  • The Clinical Outcomes Assessment Toolkit: A Framework to Support Automated Clinical Records-based Outcomes Assessment and Performance Measurement Research. D'Avolio, Leonard W.; Bui, Alex A. T. // Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association;May/Jun2008, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p333 

    The Clinical Outcomes Assessment Toolkit (COAT) was created through a collaboration between the University of California, Los Angeles and Brigham and Women's Hospital to address the challenge of gathering, formatting, and abstracting data for clinical outcomes and performance measurement...

  • More medical mischief.  // Time International (Atlantic Edition);4/28/2008, Vol. 171 Issue 17, p16 

    This article briefly describes an investigation into the improper release of celebrity medical records by staff members at the University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center. The "Los Angeles Times" investigated the issue after the records of Britney Spears were released improperly....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics