Commitment Among State Health Officials & Its Implications for Health Sector Reform: Lessons from Gujarat (Report)

Commitment Among State Health Officials & Its Implications for Health Sector Reform: Lessons from Gujarat (Report)

Background & objectives: Commitment, competencies and skills of people working in the health sector can significantly impact the performance and its reform process. In this study we attempted to analyse the commitment of state health officials and its implications for human resource practices in Gujarat. Methods: A self-administered questionnaire was used to measure commitment and […]

Mite and Cockroach Sensitisation in Patients with Allergic Rhinitis in the Free State (Original Articles)

Mite and Cockroach Sensitisation in Patients with Allergic Rhinitis in the Free State (Original Articles)

Allergen sensitivities of patients with allergic rhinitis in the Free State have been described, (1,2) with sensitisation patterns being similar in asthmatic patients. (3) These studies showed a high prevalence of grass pollen sensitisation and a lower level of house-dust mite sensitisation than in the coastal areas, where between 65% and 95% of atopic patients […]

Medical Advocate:: West Virginia State Medical Association: 2008 Legislative Wrap-up (Report)

Medical Advocate:: West Virginia State Medical Association: 2008 Legislative Wrap-up (Report)

Saturday, March 8 marked the last day of the 2008 regular Legislative Session. As usual the legislature immediately went into an extended session for the purpose of passing the budget bill and addressing bills vetoed with technical errors. They adjourned Sine Die a week later on Sunday, March 16. Of the 2,134 bills introduced during […]

Atstaff Announces That the Ohio State University Medical Center and Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center have Selected Clairvia(R) Staff and Demand Management Software Systems (Company Overview)

Atstaff Announces That the Ohio State University Medical Center and Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center have Selected Clairvia(R) Staff and Demand Management Software Systems (Company Overview)

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Statute of Limitations--Rental Cars: In the Matter of the Arbitration Between: Continental Medical Pc and State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co. And Citiwide Auto Leasing Inc. (Court Side)

Statute of Limitations–Rental Cars: In the Matter of the Arbitration Between: Continental Medical Pc and State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co. And Citiwide Auto Leasing Inc. (Court Side)

This no-fault award came to two significant conclusions: (1) That when a renter is driving a rental car, the rental car pays the PIP claims; and (2) When an insurer issues a denial before the time to do so runs out, the statute of limitations does not begin to run on the date of denial, […]