ALSO NOTED: Feds crack down on Medicare marketing practices; NJ lawmakers pass patient-handling bill; and much more...

>  Once again, the feds are cracking down on aggressive marketing practices engaged in by private Medicare plans. Article

> New Jersey lawmakers have passed the state's Safe Patient Handling Act, which is designed to cut down on injuries to hospital and nursing home employees and patients. Article

> Pennsylvania's governor is considering a delay in payments to the state's medical malpractice fund while lawmakers work to lower premiums. Article

> Pennsylvania is seeing a shortage of urologists, a problem some attribute to low local reimbursement and high costs of doing business. Article

And Finally... Honestly, one husband is plenty for me--but hey, Eunice has her own style. Article