Monthly Archives: February 2014

BREAKING: Health Connector Board Meeting Scheduled For Noon Tomorrow (UPDATED)

The Health Connector has scheduled a board meeting for Thursday, Feb. 6, from 9:00 am to noon. (UPDATED UPDATE: The meeting will start at noon, and is scheduled to go to 3 pm.) According to the agenda (pdf), the only … Continue reading

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When Things Go Wrong in the Ambulatory Setting

HCFA is one of a number of organizations involved in the PROMISES (Proactive Reduction of Outpatient Malpractice: Improving Safety, Efficiency, and Satisfaction) Project in Massachusetts. This project, which was funded through the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) … Continue reading

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Health Disparities Bill Advancing in House (UPDATE)

The State House News Service reported on Friday that the House Ways and Means Committee is voting on legislation to create a permanent Office of Health Equity within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services. (UPDATE: On February 3, … Continue reading

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