Patient Rights
2:59 pm
Tue January 25, 2011

New Federal Rules for Hospitals Concerning Patient Rights

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Hospitals that participate in Medicare and Medicaid have new rules to follow concerning patient rights. Earlier this month, the federal Department of Health and Human Services implemented the new federal regulations that were first proposed by President Obama in 2010.

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Treating Diabetes
12:11 pm
Fri January 21, 2011

FDA Rejects Inhaled Insulin Treatment

Federal regulators have rejected a new inhaled insulin treatment from drug maker MannKind. The diabetes treatment was due to have been manufactured in Danbury. 

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