News and Commentary

Headlines on Deadline June 1999


The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says an employer violated the Civil Rights Act when it refused to reimburse a New York woman for infertility treatments.... The U.S. Chamber of Commerce supports legislation requiring HMOs to give members the right to third-party appeals.... California officials denied six HMOs' requests to cut 21 drugs from their formularies.... That's "Doctor" to you: The Oregon Medical Association approved a resolution asking hospitals and insurers to use "proper, professional titles" — not the term "provider."

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