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Issues #7 and #8 - July 2006 PDF Print E-mail
Written by John Weeks   

July 10, 2006 mailing - Issue #7


July 10, 2006

More on Chiros, Surgeons, the Murder of the AHCPR - and a Parallel Swiss Story

The gutting of the AHCPR after it published a guideline which projected an estimated 35% cost savings via an approach that include spinal manipulation has an eerie parallel with a fresh report of the Swiss government burying a significant CAM-IM study ...


July 9, 2006

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ACCAHC exec Pamela Snider, ND, suggests Pew approach
Pew Comission's Competency Strategy Suggested for CAM-Im Turf Battles


The AAOM-ACA issues on chiropractic acupuncture leads CAM educator and policy leader Pamela Snider, ND, to suggest that the work of the Pew Commission on competencies may guide us way from turfism. Can the young Academic Consortium for Complementary and Alternative Health Care provide a channel for dialogue


July 9, 2006

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Tino Villani, DC, on the influences of 3rd party payment
Insurance Coverage and Development of the CAM Professions: Perspective of Triad's Agostino Villani, DC


IBN&R readers believe insurance coverage is key to CAM-IM's future. Here is a forthright, personal view of a seasoned CAM and managed care professional on what coverage can mean. The article is part of an IBN&R series, sponsored by the International Association of Yoga Therapists on the Future of Yoga Therapy.


July 7, 2006

ImageImageAAOM Challenges Chiropractic Standard on 300 Hour Acupuncture Certification

In the midst of a broader battle over scope, an intra-CAM dispute over standards and a possible move toward an unusual resolution ...


July 6, 2006

IBN&R Poll Results:  How Critical to CAM-IM is 3rd Party Reimbursement?

Results of the May-June IBN&R survey come close to matching a 2001 survey of IM industry leaders ...


July 6, 2006

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Jerry mcAndrews, DC, long-time chiropractic leader
Brief Notes, Links and People - July 6, 2006

Jerry McAndrews, Marsha Handell, AHMA-AHNA, Dana Ullman, HerbDay, NADA's new president, Picker Institute, disparity reduction and more ...







July 21, 2006 mailing - Issue #8


July 21, 2006

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Bradly Jacobs, MD, MPH
AOL Founder Case's Revolution Health Names IM Leader Jacobs to Key Role


The team behind Steve Case's  ambitious Revolution Health now includes integrative medicine leader Bradly Jacobs, MD, MPH, formerly with the UCSF Osher Center, to a key role in medical leadership ...


July 20, 2006

ImageWelcome! Standard Process Chooses Integrator Sponsorship

Wisconsin-based, 75-year-old supplement firm Standard Process under the leadership of Charlie DuBois, has added sponsorship of the Integrator Blog News and Reports to its quality mission, which includes research and education relationships with conventional and CAM academic centers, in advancing integrative medicine ...


July 20, 2006

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Health Forum CAM leader Sita Ananth, MHA
Hospital Inclusion of CAM - New Health Forum/AHA Report Released

A survey led by Sita Ananth, MHA, of over 6700 hospitals for the Health Forum affiliate of the American Hospital Association elicits useful data on inclusion type, levels and models of CAM programs at 370 hospitals ...



July 18, 2006

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Shore Health's awarded Reiki volunteers
Shore Health's Awarded Reiki Program - Strategy and Outcomes

David Mercier, LAc, integrative medicine leader at Shore Health System, now part of the University of Maryland Health System, provides strategy and outcomes of an award winning program for reducing pain, anxiety and malaise in hospital patients ...



July 17, 2006

ImageBrief Notes - Media, Education - July 17, 2006

Dr. Weil takes on the hospital-fast foods connection in the New York Times, note on a May Time cover story, Parade weighs in on AOM; plus regional accreditation for Tai Sophia Institute and AYU Ayurdeda announces agreement with major Indian firm ...




July 14, 2006 - Bastille Day

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Sen. Clinton, suggesting a federal CAM-IM office
Fed Candidates/Officials Forum: Senator Clinton Suggests CAM Office

In the first of a series, we learn that US Senator Hillary Clinton (D-NY) recently suggested to a Long Island Forum that we re-open the recommendation of the White House Commission to establish a federal CAM office. What are your federal candidates/officials saying. Do they like this thing called CAM? Do they like this CAM-IM?


July 12, 2006

An Interesting Set of CAM-IM Conferences: Researchers, Employers, Payers, Consumers

Large employers via IHPM looking at CAM-IM, researchers from ISCMR, IN-CAM and IAYT exploring outcomes, national leaders exploring consumer-driven health care ...






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