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WBTV Charlotte
Salisbury nursing home could lose Medicare and Medicaid fundingRehabilitation Center/Salisbury has requested that the Centers for Medicare and
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
Rehabilitation Center/Salisbury has requested that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services approve a visit by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to determine whether the violations that were cited have been... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Fish Consumption Advisory issued for fish caught in Lake NormanCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has i
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has issued a fish consumption advisory for Lake Norman in Catawba, Iredell, Lincoln and Mecklenburg counties. The advisory was issued after a review of fish tissue data for... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Fish consumption advisory issued for striped bass in Lake Normanhave been detected in the hybrid striped bass found in Lake Norman. A fish con
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
have been detected in the hybrid striped bass found in Lake Norman. A fish consumption advisory has been released by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services due to the increased risk for liver and immune system effects caused... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Fish Consumption Advisory issued for hybrid striped bass in Lake NormanThe North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) has issued
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) has issued a fish consumption advisory after a review of fish tissue found elevated levels of a chemical in hybrid striped bass. The advisory affects Lake Norman in Catawba,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
State investigates docs who give high doses of opioids to addictsto increase oversight of opioid prescribing in the state. The Safe Opioid Presc
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
to increase oversight of opioid prescribing in the state. The Safe Opioid Prescribing Initiative uses information from North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to identify prescribers to investigate. The medical board looked into... Read more
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The News & Observer
Families fractured by toxic cocktail. Opioid addiction linked to skyrocketing rate of kids in foster carebecause of parents using drugs has increased by a remarkable 41 percent from 20
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
because of parents using drugs has increased by a remarkable 41 percent from 2012 to 2016, according to figures from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. The figures come as federal, state and local officials try to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New samples show GenX levels higher than DHHS health goalAuthority released new test results on samples collected from the Sweeney Water
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
Authority released new test results on samples collected from the Sweeney Water Plant, which show some results above the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services recommended levels. The samples were collected on July 14, 15, 16,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Brunswick County: GenX levels below DHHS thresholdfrom samples taken from the Northwest Water Treatment's raw and finished water
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
from samples taken from the Northwest Water Treatment's raw and finished water sources on July 6 show GenX levels below the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services threshold, Brunswick County officials announced Friday. Testing shows... Read more
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