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April 13, 2012
NASHVILLE — One is an early-stage firm looking to assess a potential market for its recently approved product. Another is an established exporter hoping to enter the world’s largest country. A third wants to replicate its previous success in expanding international sales.
April 05, 2012
NASHVILLE — Nearly 300 members of the Nashville Health Care Council and Leadership Health Care heard from a diverse panel of legal and policy experts about the potential implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s pending decision on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). The Court was scheduled to hear arguments March 26-28 … just days after the law’s second anniversary.
April 01, 2012
NASHVILLE — Judith Byrd is director of Leadership Health Care, which was formed in 2002 as a Nashville Health Care Council initiative to foster the next generation of health care leaders by creating educational and networking opportunities for members. In 2012, LHC celebrates 10 years of its work to grow Nashville’s health care industry through its programming, including its signature delegation to Washington, D.C. Byrd and her team recently returned from D.C., and she met with Nashvile Post Managing Editor William Williams for a recap.
March 20, 2012
NASHVILLE – Some industry experts are betting that the Supreme Court will uphold the health reform law or, alternatively, put it off until after the elections by upholding the Anti-Injunction Act, one of the foundations of the lawsuit.
March 19, 2012
NASHVILLE – The upcoming Supreme Court arguments over the 2010 health care overhaul could be a game-changer for Nashville’s biggest industry. Many health care companies are depending on the controversial requirement that everyone purchase insurance.
March 16, 2012
Every day millions of Americans ask, “Why don’t I sleep well?” The most likely answer is that they have a sleep disorder ranging from obstructive sleep apnea to insomnia that can affect overall health and increase risks for depression, weight gain, high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke and fatigue-related accidents. A sleep study can help determine the cause of a sleep problem.