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11 News Houston
Young boy's struggle to survive sparked widespread push for drugs for the terminally illAt age 7, Josh Hardy became the poster child for a movement to help desperately
Young boy's struggle to survive sparked widespread push for drugs for the terminally ill
11 News Houston / Posted 14 hours ago
At age 7, Josh Hardy became the poster child for a movement to help desperately ill or dying patients access experimental therapies which, they hope, will save their lives. People around the world rallied 2½ years ago when a small biotech company... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix VA hospital gets new boss with troubled pastAbout 1,800 patients were potentially exposed to HIV at a St. Louis VA hospital
Phoenix VA hospital gets new boss with troubled past
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 hours ago
About 1,800 patients were potentially exposed to HIV at a St. Louis VA hospital under Nelson's leadership, according to one report. The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a new director to its beleaguered Phoenix VA Medical Center, and the... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
NLRB Moves Forward with Another Massive Complaint Against Mega Hospital Chain CHSRegistered nurses across the nation welcome the National Labor Relations Board
NLRB Moves Forward with Another Massive Complaint Against Mega Hospital Chain CHS
CommonDreams.org / Posted 18 hours ago
Registered nurses across the nation welcome the National Labor Relations Board Office of General Counsel's decision to move forward with yet another massive consolidated complaint against healthcare giant Community Health Systems, and for the first... Read more
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USA Today
Young boy's struggle to survive sparked widespread push for drugs for the terminally illAt age 7, Josh Hardy became the poster child for a movement to help desperately
Young boy's struggle to survive sparked widespread push for drugs for the terminally ill
USA Today / Posted 18 hours ago
At age 7, Josh Hardy became the poster child for a movement to help desperately ill or dying patients access experimental therapies which, they hope, will save their lives. People around the world rallied 2½ years ago when a small biotech company... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Oscars, but for Federal Employeessalary and benefits are frequently the first things it tries to cut. On one ni
The Oscars, but for Federal Employees
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
salary and benefits are frequently the first things it tries to cut. On one night a year, however, America’s top civil servants get feted Hollywood-style, with a black-tie gala and the presentation of their version of the Oscars—the Samuel J.... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Named to 100 Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs ListRelease from University of Virginia Health System:CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Septemb
UVA Named to 100 Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs List
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
Release from University of Virginia Health System:CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., September 16, 2016 – Becker’s Hospital Review selected the University of Virginia Neurosciences Center at UVA Medical Center to its most recent list of “100 hospitals and health... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Local Business Guide - 2016of AFC Urgent Care, the new name of AFC Doctors Express. AFC Urgent Care is a
Local Business Guide - 2016
Bay Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
of AFC Urgent Care, the new name of AFC Doctors Express. AFC Urgent Care is a well-established, full-service urgent care center that provides walk-in medical care for all non-emergency illnesses and injuries. Open every day with extended hours... Read more
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11 News Houston
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
11 News Houston / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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Daily Journal
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
Daily Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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Daily Record
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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York Daily Record
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
York Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteof Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 17 days ago
of Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a new deal governing the sharing of information with the HHS. (Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT) WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteof Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 17 days ago
of Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a new deal governing the sharing of information with the HHS. (Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT) WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteof Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 17 days ago
of Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a new deal governing the sharing of information with the HHS. (Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT) WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteof Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
of Veterans Affairs was advised to pull the plug until the it could work out a new deal governing the sharing of information with the HHS. (Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT) WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer... Read more
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USA Today
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality siteDepartment of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on
VA quit sending performance data to national health care quality site
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs over the summer quietly stopped sharing data on the quality of care at its facilities with a national database for consumers, despite a 2014 law requiring the agency to report more comprehensive statistics to the site... Read more
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FOX News
'Superbug' scourge spreads as US fails to track rising human tollRICHMOND, Va. – Josiah Cooper-Pope, born 15 weeks premature, did fine in the ne
'Superbug' scourge spreads as US fails to track rising human toll
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. – Josiah Cooper-Pope, born 15 weeks premature, did fine in the neonatal intensive care unit for the first 10 days of his life. Then, suddenly, his tiny body started to swell. Overnight, he grew so distended that his skin split. His... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Strides made as reform continues at Central AL Veterans Health Care SystemChanges to local healthcare facilities for veterans are yielding results as ong
Strides made as reform continues at Central AL Veterans Health Care System
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted a month ago
Changes to local healthcare facilities for veterans are yielding results as ongoing improvements continue to be made in different areas. The Central Alabama Veterans Healthcare System came under fire for falsified records to hide true wait times for... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Strides made as reform continues at Central AL Veterans Health Care SystemChanges to local healthcare facilities for veterans are yielding results as ong
Strides made as reform continues at Central AL Veterans Health Care System
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted a month ago
Changes to local healthcare facilities for veterans are yielding results as ongoing improvements continue to be made in different areas. The Central Alabama Veterans Healthcare System came under fire for falsified records to hide true wait times for... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Adults with moderate to severe TBI may be at greater risk of death from unintentional injuriesguest editor Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa, PhD, senior health scientist in the Divisi
Adults with moderate to severe TBI may be at greater risk of death from unintentional injuries
News-Medical-Net / Posted a month ago
guest editor Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa, PhD, senior health scientist in the Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention at the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "The articles in this... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Exclusive: After sex therapy, sanctioned doctors returned to...Dozens of Ohio doctors sanctioned for sexual misconduct involving their patient
Exclusive: After sex therapy, sanctioned doctors returned to...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
Dozens of Ohio doctors sanctioned for sexual misconduct involving their patients have been allowed to continue practicing medicine after completing confidential counseling and therapy that even their counselors say is ineffective in many cases. And... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Exclusive: After sex therapy, sanctioned doctors returned to...Dozens of Ohio doctors sanctioned for sexual misconduct involving their patient
Exclusive: After sex therapy, sanctioned doctors returned to...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Dozens of Ohio doctors sanctioned for sexual misconduct involving their patients have been allowed to continue practicing medicine after completing confidential counseling and therapy that even their counselors say is ineffective in many cases. And... Read more
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