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Data Bank

National Practitioner Data Bank, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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Q. where is the greatest data base of Fibromyalgia over the net? do someone know the address ? will i find all my answers there ? is it like here where you can chat with other patient ?

A. i looked for information about Fibromyalgia all around the web and the best site gathering reliable information on it is:

gives you every web page about it and with a quality stamp :)

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False and defamatory information provided by a hospital to NPDB is published and disseminated by the data bank, to the detriment of physicians who have done nothing wrong.
The data bank currently covers topics concerning the oil industry within the Arab region in addition to news on global oil prices, said the Secretariat, adding that the system also touched on matters concerning the natural gas business.
Another likely consequence of the Data Bank has been an increase in the number of physicians fighting malpractice charges, instead of settling with plaintiffs.
At present, the government does not have any proper data bank of such students.
Although private insurers and self-insured health providers are required to report malpractice settlements to the data bank, federal government agencies that provide health care are generally not required to do so.
The data bank would be used by more than 3,500 grocery shops, according to the company.
February 2002 brought more bad news as he received a letter the from the National Practitioner Data Bank saying Northwest Health reported to it that his privileges were revoked for incompetency, which wasn't the case.
The 1998 red oak data bank is a valuable research tool and, I believe, is still the only data bank of its kind that is publicly available.
Synergy 2000 LE enables users to combine variable, attribute and Pareto data in a single data bank. (Zontec, 1389 Kemper Meadow Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45240)
For nearly 4 years, the Department of Health and Human Services has been building a data bank of information on any person or entity involved with health care--physicians, nurse practitioners, bookkeepers, health plans--that was ever convicted of fraud in the health care system.
The Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank (HIPDB) "is intended to help curtail fraud and abuse and to promote quality care," explained Cynthia Grubbs, acting deputy director of the division of practitioner data banks at the Health Resources and Services Administration.

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