Decades Quiz 3

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1980

WHO declared smallpox was eradicated

1980

87% of hospitals offered outpatient surgery

1981

the first vaccine against Hepatitis B discovered

1981

Cyclosporine A discovered, immunosupressant for organ transplants

1981

first child born from in-vitro fertilization

1981

IBM introduced PC

1981

first cases of HIV reported

1981

OBRA requires states to make addittional Medicaid payments

1981

Sandra Day O'Connor first woman Supreme Court Judge

1982

Seven people died after consuming Tylenol; resulted in protective seals

1982

First permanent artificial heart, Jarvik-7, implanted

1982

states allowed to expand Medicaid to disabled children (Katie Budette)

1983

first biosynthetic human insulin introduced

1983

Cobe labs introduced Model CML, a single pumphead membrane

1983

Gall and France both identify that HIV causes AIDS

1983

Inpatient acute hospital PPS enacted by Congress to reduce cost and increase efficiency

1985

Telemedicine begins as MRI was transmitted via satellite

1985

COBRA passed by Reagan

1986

Insulin pen introduced

1986

Carol McCarthy first female president of AHA

1986

EMTALA - Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act

1989

first liver transplant from live donor at University of Chicago Medical Center

1989

Dr. Antonio Novello first female US Surgeon General

1989

OBRA prohibits physicians from referring patients to clinics where they have financial interests

1990

Bush passes ADA

1990

Human Genome Project began

1990

Nutrition Labeling and Education Act, Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources, Emergency Act, and Safe Medical Devices Act passed

1991

Nicoderm created

1991

first robotic surgery device created

1991

Magic Johnson retired after being test positive for HIV

1992

clinical trials began combining drugs for efficiency to treat HIV

1992

silicone breast implants banned

1992

vaccine for Hepatitis A developed

1992

first mobile ventilator created

1992

Mammography Quality Standards Act passed

1993

Dr. Jocelyn Elders first African-American Surgeon General

1993

FMLA passed

1993

Clinton attempted healthcare reform

1994

cholera outbreak in South America

1994

FDA approved calcipitol for topical treatment for psoriasis

1995

a new form of Creytzfelft (Jacob Disease) diagnosed

1995

Robert Gallo discovered chemokines

1995

FDA began inspection of mammography facilities to ensure compliance

1995

Clinton created National Bioethics Advisory Commission to protect research patients

1996

first successful cloning (Dolly the Sheep)

1996

HIPPA passed

1996

JC implemented Sentinel Even Policy

1997

Balanced Budget Act passed

1997

President Clinton offered apology to Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment men

1998

FDA approved Viagra

1998

vaccine for Lyme disease and rotavaris developed

1999

West Nile recognized in US

1999

California passed first nuse-patient ratio law

1999

Institute of Medicine released: "To Err is Human"

2000

Needle Stick Prevention Act passed

2001

FDA licensed first nucleic acid test for screening blood of plasma donors

2001

Leukemia drug blocks tumor growth without harming healthy cells around it

2001

miniature, self-contained artificial heart developed

2001

Anthrax scare

2001

Healthcare Financing Administration becomes Centers for Medicaid and Medicare

2001

JC introduced patient safety standards

2002

New blood test to detect normal DNA from cancerous DNA

2003

Calico cat name "CC" cloned

2003

first hospital to hospital telerobotic assisted surgery performed

2003

SARS broke out in Hong Kong

2003

Bush signed Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act

2005

Brian Gate Neural Interface System allowed paralyzed patients to direct their thoughts to a cursor on a computer screen

2005

CMS introduced Hospital Compare Application for hospital comparison

2005

Hurricane Katrina

2005

Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act

2006

JC began unannounced hospital visits

2009

Male HPV vaccine released

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