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Nov 16, 2012, 14:37 ET California One of Five States with Lowest Antibiotic Use in Nation

Researchers found significant regional variation and trends in antibiotic use between 1999-2010  Research revealed during "Get Smart...


Aug 30, 2012, 14:44 ET California Medical Association Calls on Aetna to Stop Retaliatory Behavior Against Physicians

In response to a lawsuit filed earlier this summer, Aetna Life Insurance Company and its local subsidiary, Aetna Health of California (Aetna), have...


Mar 28, 2002, 00:00 ET Physicians, Insurers Join to Promote Safer Prescribing Practices

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an ongoing campaign to promote patient safety, the California Medical Association (CMA)...


Mar 02, 2001, 00:00 ET California Medical Association Receives Encouraging Ruling in Rico Case Against HMOs

MIAMI, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. District Judge Federico A. Moreno ruled today in his Miami court that the California Medical Association and...


Jan 18, 2001, 00:00 ET California's Emergency and Trauma Services Crumbling With More Than $400 Million in Losses

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Medical Association and two state senators today announced legislation that would...


Jan 17, 2001, 00:00 ET CMA to Unveil Report Detailing Collapse of California's Faltering Emergency Care System and Unveil Legislation

WHAT: The California Medical Association will release a detailed report documenting the crisis in emergency care. Emergency rooms and...