2012 Editorial Calendar

Louisiana Medical News appreciates your interest in our 2012 editorial calendar.

Even though the focus topics will be prominently featured in their assigned issue, they are not exclusive to that particular month.  As developments warrant, they remain under consideration at other times throughout the year.

In addition to the focus items in the editorial calendar, topics covered on a regular basis include:

  • Hospital concerns
  • Practice management issues
  • Legislation affecting healthcare
  • Healthcare law and the regulatory environment
  • Newsworthy clinical topics and research developments


Month Clinical Focus Business Focus Special Interest Areas *
January Diabetes & Obesity Reimbursement & ACOs Group Practice Trends
February Cardiology Best Business Practices Nursing
March Women's Health Healthcare Law Sleep Medicine
April Primary Care Patient Centered Medical Homes Public Health
May Nurses & Physician Extenders Recruiting Arthritis
June Oncology Compliance & Audits Anesthesiology
July Surgery Malpractice / Provider Liability Healthcare Design
August Radiology & Imaging Marketing & Communications Biotechnology
September Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Workforce Improvement Blood Disorders
October Neurology Physician/Hospital Alliance Celiac
November Gastroenterology Retirement & Succession Planning Diabetes
December Senior Health Financial & Tax Planning Home Health

* At Publisher's discretion.

Editorial assignments are generally made 45 days before publication date.

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Louisiana Medical News

P.O. Box 60010 - Lafayette, LA 70596-0010

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