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The 2nd National Healthcare Reform Conference™ Announces Dr. Cecil Wilson, President of the American Medical Association (AMA) as a Key Speaker October 26, 2011.

The 2nd National Healthcare Reform Conference™ announces Dr. Cecil Wilson, President of American Medical Association as a Key Speaker for the conference, taking place October 26-28, 2011 in Chicago at the Marriott Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel. The 2nd National Healthcare Reform Conference™ is focused on bringing together up to 500 healthcare leaders to the conference, but because of…
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Of course, we can’t get rid of health insurance entirely, and that shouldn’t be our goal anyway. But as we have explained before, insurance need not prevent patients from making marginal decisions and it need not prevent providers from competing for patients on price and quality.

Health policy is one of the few areas of human experience where someone can come up with a catch phrase and have others repeat it again and again as though they were saying something profound. (A children’s playground is another place where this happens.) Today’s catch phrase: We need to start purchasing quality, not quantity. Unless you spend a lot…
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Does the U.S. Pay More and Get Less?

If you were to experience a hospital stay, would you want a private room? Cable TV? Gourmet choices on your dinner menu? A couch or second bed for a loved one? And would you insist on a doctor as your primary caregiver, rather than a nurse? Or would you be willing to give up these amenities in return for…
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