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This section contains news or up-to-date information on health and social services systems or their modes of organization which have not been disseminated in the OISSS monitoring bulletin. It complements the review of the literature on health and social services reforms.

01/04/2010 - International - Policy options for Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) application in healthcare; a prospective view: Final report 
01/04/2010 - USA - Developing a Comprehensive Electronic Health Record to Enhance Nursing Care Coordination, Use of Technology, and Research 
01/04/2010 - New-Zealand - How do we determine if statutory regulation is the most appropriate way to regulate health professions? Discussion document 
01/04/2010 - USA: Six Ways Not to Reform Health Care 
01/04/2010 - UK - Getting the Measure of Quality. Opportunities and Challenges 
01/04/2010 - Europe - The socio-economic impact of interoperable electronic health record (EHR) and ePrescribing systems in Europe and beyond 
01/04/2010 - International - Estimated global R&D financing for communicable and noncommunicable diseases 
01/04/2010 - USA - How Would States Be Affected By Health Reform? 
01/04/2010 - USA - Health Care Spending Under Reform: Less Uncompensated Care and Lower Costs to Small Employers 
01/04/2010 - International - A review of health utilities across conditions common in paediatric and adult populations 
01/04/2010 - Canada - Urban and Regional Emergency Department. Patient Experience Report 2009 
01/04/2010 - Australia: Windows into Safety and Quality in Health Care 
01/04/2010 - International - The Global Health System: Lessons for a Stronger Institutional Framework 
01/04/2010 - UK - Personalization and the social care “revolution” : future options for the reform of public services 
01/04/2010 - International - Information exchange networks for chronic illness care in primary care practices: an observational study 
01/04/2010 - Canada - Strengthening Primary Healthcare in Canada (Dialogue 2) 
01/04/2010 - Canada - RNAO releases ground-breaking health policy report 
01/04/2010 - Canada - All eyes on Alberta. Part one of three-part series on regionalization 
01/04/2010 - France - Primary care organization and policies: presentations 
01/04/2010 - UK - Improving the health and well-being of people with long term conditions: world class services for people with long term conditions - information tool for commissioners 
01/04/2010 - Ireland - The Irish ‘Health Basket’: An International Perspective 
01/04/2010 - International - Are Patents Impeding Medical Care and Innovation? 
01/04/2010 - UK - Improving dementia services in England: an interim report 
01/04/2010 - International - Strengthening National Health Systems as the Next Step for Global Progress 
01/04/2010 - France - Evaluation: maisons et pôles de santé in France 
01/04/2010 - USA - Increase the Use of "Bundled" Payment Approaches 
01/04/2010 - UK - LSE Health to establish and maintain the new CHRE International Observatory on the Regulation of Health Professionals 
01/04/2010 - USA - Does the Congressional Budget Office Underestimate Savings from Reform? A Review of the Historical Record 
01/04/2010 - USA - Individual Mandate: Congress is now weighing different versions of a requirement that obtain health insurance 
01/04/2010 - USA - Opportunities and Recommendations for State-Federal Coordination to Improve Health System Performance: A Focus on Patient Safety 
01/04/2010 - USA - The Massachusetts Health Plan Much Pain, Little Gain 
01/04/2010 - USA - Episode-Based Payments: Charting a Course for Health Care Payment Reform 
01/04/2010 - Monaco - Value Creation in Health Care: The Case of the Princesse Grace Hospital (CHPG) Monaco 
01/04/2010 - UK - RSPH Launches Public Health Manifesto 
01/04/2010 - USA - Require Employers to Offer Coverage 
01/04/2010 - USA - Modify Federal Tax Code to Create Incentives for Individuals to Obtain Coverage 
01/04/2010 - UK - Partnerships for Older People Projects (POPPs) final evaluation report and learning 
01/04/2010 - USA - US doctors divided over health reforms 
01/04/2010 - International - The relationship between safety net activities and hospital financial performance 
01/04/2010 - USA - American Health Care Reform: Observations from Health Care Analysts 
01/04/2010 - USA - Analysis of the Affordable Health Care for America Act (H.R. 3962) 
01/04/2010 - Canada - Strengthening primary healthcare in Canada 
10/03/2010 - USA - Quality Improvement in Public Health: Where Are We Now? 
10/03/2010 - UK - Prioritising need in the context of Putting People First: a whole system approach to eligibility for social care - guidance on eligibility criteria for adult social care, England 2010 
10/03/2010 - UK - Putting health in the policy picture: review of how health impact assessment is carried out by Government departments 
10/03/2010 - UK - UK Centre for the Measurement of Government Activity improving the method used to calculate the volume of healthcare inputs 
10/03/2010 - UK - Revision of professional roles and quality improvement. A review of the evidence 
10/03/2010 - UK - Productive Ward Evaluation 
10/03/2010 - UK - Front line care: report by the Prime Minister’s Commission on the Future of Nursing and Midwifery in England 
10/03/2010 - UK - Assuring the Quality of Senior NHS Managers