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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Business Buzzlab site and second one in Honesdale at 3202 Lake Ariel Highway (Route 191 sout
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
lab site and second one in Honesdale at 3202 Lake Ariel Highway (Route 191 south). The new center was approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Misericordia presents award The university’s board of trustees presented the 2017... Read more
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Philly.com
Major sanctions at Darby nursing home after neglect foundThe Pennsylvania Department of Health revoked the regular license of St. Franci
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health revoked the regular license of St. Francis Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare last month and installed a temporary manager at the Darby nursing home after an August inspection found that a patient had... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Authorities say assisted living facility death is homicideinformation, but said they believe Scanlan's death was an isolated incident. A
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
information, but said they believe Scanlan's death was an isolated incident. A spokesperson for Arden Courts said the Pennsylvania Department of Health investigated the facility earlier this year following the incident and that state officials... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Why Ohio may have to break the law to launch its medical pot programthe state and from other states, “either one of which would be a (legal) proble
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the state and from other states, “either one of which would be a (legal) problem.” April Hutcheson, spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Department of Health, which is rolling out that state’s medical marijuana program, said the federal pot ban was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cetronia Ambulance Corps now state education instituteSOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., - Cetronia Ambulance Corps is celebrating its recent accr
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., - Cetronia Ambulance Corps is celebrating its recent accreditation as a Pennsylvania Department of Health EMS Education Institute. "We pride ourselves in top quality education of not only our lifesaving providers but also our... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
State cites senior care center after photos taken of nude residentA North Huntingdon senior care center is facing fines and has been cited for vi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
A North Huntingdon senior care center is facing fines and has been cited for violations by the Pennsylvania Department of Health after workers allegedly took naked photos of a resident there. It happened at The Grove at Irwin in August... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
First facility in Pennsylvania approved to process medical marijuanaBROOKDALE, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Department of Health approved Tuesday Cresco
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
BROOKDALE, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Department of Health approved Tuesday Cresco Yeltrah to begin growing medical marijuana at its Jefferson County location, northeast of Pittsburg. This is the first of 11 other businesses to be granted approval and... Read more
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The Morning Call
First medical marijuana business gets green light to growThe Pennsylvania Department of Health has given a Jefferson County medical mari
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has given a Jefferson County medical marijuana licensee the green light to start growing. Cresco Yeltrah is the first of 12 grower/processor permit recipients deemed fully operational. The company will grow more... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Alternate site considered for medical marijuana dispensarysite. Jamal Abodalo, Muhlenberg Township's manager, explained that SMPB is loo
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
site. Jamal Abodalo, Muhlenberg Township's manager, explained that SMPB is looking at both properties in case the Pennsylvania Department of Health doesn't approve the alternate location. After the meeting, Abodalo said SMPB's request for... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Gov. Wolf announces Pennsylvania’s first medical marijuana growing facility will begin productionHARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today approved Cresco Yeltra
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today approved Cresco Yeltrah to begin growing and processing medical marijuana at its Jefferson County location, making it the first facility to be deemed fully operational in Pennsylvania’s medical... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Conditional approval sought for medical marijuana dispensary in Muhlenberg Townshipwould be more move-in ready. Township Manager Jamal Abodalo explained that SMP
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
would be more move-in ready. Township Manager Jamal Abodalo explained that SMPB is looking at both properties in case the Pennsylvania Department of Health doesn’t approve the second location. After the meeting, Abodalo said the request for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Pennsylvania College Of Health Sciences To Host Photo Exhibit Featuring Faces Of Breast Cancer In Pennsylvania - newkerala news #281084LANCASTER, Pa: The PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is proud to partner with t
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
LANCASTER, Pa: The PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is proud to partner with the Pennsylvania Department of Health to bring its photo exhibit, 67 Women, 67 Counties: Facing Breast Cancer in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences. A... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Squad to coordinate distribution of naloxone in Carbon Countyis working on this distribution in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Departme
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
is working on this distribution in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Physician General. “This solicitation is in response to the opioid epidemic... Read more
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The Morning Call
Health Dept. to Court: Dismiss Bethlehem medical marijuana applicant's 'selfish crusade'The Pennsylvania Department of Health is insisting Commonwealth Court dismiss a
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is insisting Commonwealth Court dismiss a lawsuit filed by a Bethlehem company that unsuccessfully applied for medical marijuana permits. Attorneys representing the health department filed preliminary objections... Read more
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Times Leader
Wyoming Valley Mall salon gives discounted haircuts for cancer researchwith cancer each year and approximately 833 of those diagnosed die from the dis
Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
with cancer each year and approximately 833 of those diagnosed die from the disease, according to research conducted by the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Besides styling hair, Burgess also makes wigs. She has designed 50 within the past year... Read more
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Newswise
First Whole-Brain Map of Inhibitory Neurons Reveals SurprisesSimons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (P.O. and P. M.), STCSM grants 14J
Newswise / Posted 16 days ago
Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (P.O. and P. M.), STCSM grants 14JC1404900 and 15JC1400104 (X.J.W), the Pennsylvania Department of Health Tobacco CURE Funds SAP#4100062216 (Y.K.), Samuel J. and Joan B. Williamson Fellowship... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
PA Department of Health reminds residents to get the flu vaccineHARRISBURG, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is remi
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 17 days ago
HARRISBURG, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reminding Pennsylvanians to get their flu vaccine before the end of the month. According to health officials, it can take your body about two weeks to develop the antibodies... Read more
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The Morning Call
Marijuana grower drops suit against Pa. Department of HealthAn aspiring medical marijuana grower dropped its lawsuit Wednesday against the
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
An aspiring medical marijuana grower dropped its lawsuit Wednesday against the Pennsylvania Department of Health, according to court documents. The company, BrightStar Biomedics LLC, did not win one of the 12 permits awarded by the state in June to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Berks company puts marijuana-growing permit up for sale for $20Mpods and hash-oil processing equipment. Price: $20 million. Rumors have been c
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
pods and hash-oil processing equipment. Price: $20 million. Rumors have been circulating for months. Shortly after the Pennsylvania Department of Health awarded a dozen permits to grow cannabis in June, email pitches went out touting that some... Read more
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Philly.com
Want to grow marijuana? Company selling permit for $20Mpods and hash-oil processing equipment. Price: $20 million. Rumors have been c
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
pods and hash-oil processing equipment. Price: $20 million. Rumors have been circulating for months. Shortly after the Pennsylvania Department of Health awarded a dozen permits to grow cannabis in June, email pitches went out touting that some... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Thiel College "back to normal" after norovirus outbreakhas returned to normal after a norovirus outbreak shut down athletics through l
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 20 days ago
has returned to normal after a norovirus outbreak shut down athletics through last week and into the weekend. The Pennsylvania Department of Health determined the culprit for the illness at the Greenville institution. Friday afternoon,... Read more
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Times Leader
Cancer survivors and caregivers find support in each othertook turns sharing a brief thought and a little bit about their own experience
Times Leader / Posted 22 days ago
took turns sharing a brief thought and a little bit about their own experience with cancer. According to research by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, more than 2,000 residents of Luzerne County are diagnosed with cancer each year and... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Hospital citations raises questions in making healthcare choicesThe Pennsylvania Department of Health's recently cited Penn State Hershey Medic
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 23 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health's recently cited Penn State Hershey Medical Center for the hospital's failing to administer care to three patients in a timely manner, two of whom died. For anyone who has concerns about the quality of their... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania Health Department fights to keep medical marijuana panel secretCreek JournalTriblive Online Only The Pennsylvania Department of Health cont
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only The Pennsylvania Department of Health continues to fight a ruling that it must identify the members of a panel that evaluated... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Norovirus to blame for Thiel College sicknessThe Pennsylvania Department of Health has determined that the culprit for an il
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has determined that the culprit for an illness that shut down athletics at Thiel College in Greenville is the norovirus. Friday afternoon, the Health Department confirmed test results from affected students who... Read more
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The Morning Call
State health department fights order to release names of marijuana application judgesThe Pennsylvania Department of Health has doubled down on its decision to conce
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has doubled down on its decision to conceal the identities of state employees who evaluated medical marijuana permit applications. The state Office of Open Records last month ordered the health department to... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Pennsylvania receives $5.7 million federal grant to assist fight against opioid epidemicpercent from 2015 — and every day 13 Pennsylvanians die of a drug overdose. Th
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 23 days ago
percent from 2015 — and every day 13 Pennsylvanians die of a drug overdose. The grant will be administered jointly by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs through UPMC and will follow a “hub-and-spoke”... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Penn State Hershey Medical Center cited for delayed responses in patient deathsDAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.– The Pennsylvania Department of Health has cited Penn State
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 24 days ago
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.– The Pennsylvania Department of Health has cited Penn State Hershey Medical Center for delayed responses and care for three of their patients, two of whom died. In August, Penn State Hershey Medical Center was cited after an... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Thiel College awaits lab tests on student illnessesstudents presenting with the symptoms," Mike McKinney, Dean of Students, said.
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 24 days ago
students presenting with the symptoms," Mike McKinney, Dean of Students, said. The campus health center then notified the Pennsylvania Department of Health, which recommended the cancellation of athletic events and practices through the weekend.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stagnant flu vaccine rates worry U.S. health officialssaid. Last season, the flu infected 5,001 people in Allegheny County and 1,640
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
said. Last season, the flu infected 5,001 people in Allegheny County and 1,640 in Westmoreland County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health. The flu kills more than 30,000 people a year on average, according to the CDC. Flu... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
SPORTS digestensure the well-being of its student community, Thiel officials took precaution
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 25 days ago
ensure the well-being of its student community, Thiel officials took precautionary steps and began working with the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Department of Agriculture on Wednesday to identify a cause of the illness and take... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Thiel College cancels games due to spread of illness on campusensure the well-being of its student community, Thiel officials took precaution
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 25 days ago
ensure the well-being of its student community, Thiel officials took precautionary steps and began working with the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Department of Agriculture on the morning of Wednesday, September 27 to identify a... Read more
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Philly.com
Coming soon to a billboard near you: Marijuana adsthe medical marijuana program and get them thinking about it. Cresco Yeltrah w
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
the medical marijuana program and get them thinking about it. Cresco Yeltrah was among 12 growers selected in June by the Pennsylvania Department of Health. The company, which is partnered with Illinois-based Cresco Labs LLC, will cultivate and... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Do you plan on getting a flu shot this year?the corner,” said Dr. Zurad. “Through an office visit with your family physicia
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 27 days ago
the corner,” said Dr. Zurad. “Through an office visit with your family physician, a visit to your local pharmacy, or the Pennsylvania Department of Health, there are many ways to get this important vaccine.” The Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New labels ahead, nurse tells seniorsHAZLETON — A Pennsylvania Department of Health nurse said the government is in
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
HAZLETON — A Pennsylvania Department of Health nurse said the government is in the process of changing the look of the nutritional labels found on packaged foods. But until the undertaking is finalized, Lois Elick encouraged seniors at the Hazleton... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Republicans admit defeat in their latest attempt at a health care billthe Senate that gave more flexibility to states to run a big federal program.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate that gave more flexibility to states to run a big federal program. But Theresa Miller, acting secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health and Human Services, said the problems with the Affordable Care Act that Republicans want to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Republicans admit defeat in their latest attempt at a health care billthe Senate that gave more flexibility to states to run a big federal program.
Connecticut Post / Posted 27 days ago
the Senate that gave more flexibility to states to run a big federal program. But Theresa Miller, acting secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health and Human Services, said the problems with the Affordable Care Act that Republicans want to... Read more
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