AMA fires back at IOM stance on nursing; Child abuse increases as parents lose jobs;

> The subject of expanding the scope of nurses' practice is on the table again, this time supported by the Institute of Medicine; and the American Medical Association has fired back. Press release

> Did you realize that whenever significant aspects of your practice change, such as adding or reducing providers, you're required to fill out a completely new enrollment form with CMS? Article

> According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, rates of child abuse tend to increase about a year after a recession. Article

> Although Florida's new 'pill mill' law technically went into effect Friday, officials may face some challenges with enforcement. Article

> Trends are changing to emphasize greater family involvement in the treatment of anorexia. Article

And Finally... No trademark granted for near-birthday suit. Article