West Offers Health Care EnhancementsAs Part Of The Westlaw System

Tuesday, November 1, 2005 - 01:00

With the health care industry becoming increasingly complex, professionals in this industry are required to know the latest trends, ensure regulatory compliance and manage litigation. With this in mind, Thomson West has announced an enhanced collection of health care information resources on Westlaw that professionals need to manage legal, compliance and government affairs issues.

The new health care collection on Westlaw contains resources including legislative and regulatory tracking, analytical and administrative materials, case law, and news and businessinformation. Selected specialized content includes Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)manuals, Andrews Litigation Reporters Health Policy Tracking Service(HPTS) and other current-awareness resources from NETSCAN, a leading provider of legislative and regulatory information.

"In an industry with increasing regulation and litigation, professionals in health care have very specific needs," said Tim Wahlberg, vice president of the Corporate Segment for Thomson West. "Our investment in health care resources on Westlaw demonstrates our commitment to professionals in this industry and the importance we place on delivering comprehensive and authoritative information customized for them."

For more information about Westlaw enhancements, visit www.west.thomson.com/products/westlaw.