Biden signs funding bill after Congress averts government shutdown
The president signed the legislation just hours before a midnight deadline. #governmentshutdown #fundingbill #legislation (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Will Spend $266 Million to Bolster Public Health Programs
FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 -- The U.S. government will invest $266 million to shore up the community and public health workforce using American Rescue Plan funding. About $225.5 million will go to 83 recipients to support training and apprenticeship for... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 30, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Pitch: This D.C. startup wants to reduce maternal mortality for women of color
Editor ’s note: Welcome to The Pitch, a DC Inno special feature in which we spotlight young local startups led by underrepresented founders. These companies may not have much (or any) funding or revenue, but they do have plans — and they’re taking the initial steps to make things happen. Each month, we’ll highlight a different venture in the D.C.-area landscape, with an intention of following their journeys from this point forward. Previously we have featured CarpeDM, Old Dominion Flower Co.,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Congress Clears Stopgap Spending Bill With $12.3 Billion in Ukraine Aid
The House passed the bill in its final legislative act before the midterm congressional elections, sending it to President Biden before a midnight deadline when federal funding is set to lapse. #elections #ukraine #thehouse (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Government shutdown averted after House, Senate pass funding bill
President Joe Biden will need to sign the bill before midnight to avert a shutdown. #shutdown #governmentshutdown #passfundingbill (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mental health startup Grow Therapy scores $75M in Series B funding
The new allocation will help the company expand its insurance coverage, including Medicare and Medicaid, across the U.S. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 30, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

House passes government funding, averting shutdown threat
Meanwhile, there are early signals that lawmakers will soon have to haggle over additional disaster aid in the wake of Hurricane Ian's destruction. #hurricaneian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

House passes stopgap funding measure to avoid federal government shutdown
President Joe Biden is set to sign the funding measure, which passed in Congress hours before a deadline that would have forced a government shutdown. #governmentshutdown #shutdown (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

House passes government funding to avert shutdown
The House of Representatives voted on Friday to approve a stopgap bill to fund the government through December 16 and avert a shutdown just hours ahead of a midnight deadline when funding is set... #stopgapbill #shutdown (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Will Spend $266 Million to Bolster Public Health Programs
FRIDAY, Sept. 30, 2022 -- The U.S. government will invest $266 million to shore up the community and public health workforce using American Rescue Plan funding. About $225.5 million will go to 83 recipients to support training and apprenticeship for... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 30, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A pioneering project transforming zero carbon emission technology has received £ 250,000 funding
An industry-changing technique currently being developed at the University is one of 77 projects allocated funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) New Horizons initiative. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 30, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards; Faculty of Science, School of Physics Source Type: news

Oregon Will Be The First State To Cover Health-Related Climate Expenses Under Medicaid
(PORTLAND, Ore.) — Oregon is set to become the first state in the nation to cover climate change expenses for certain low-income patients under its Medicaid program as the normally temperate Pacific Northwest region sees longer heat waves and more intense wildfires. The new initiative, slated to take effect in 2024, will cover payment for devices such as air conditioners and air filters for Medicaid members with health conditions who live in an area where an emergency due to extreme weather has been declared by the federal government or the governor’s office, according to the Oregon Health Authority. [time-brig...
Source: TIME: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CLAIRE RUSH/AP Tags: Uncategorized climate change healthscienceclimate wire Source Type: news

Rising living costs: The impact on NHS, staff and patients, NHS Providers (published 30th September 2022)
Inflation is eroding the NHS funding settlement, creating cost pressures for trusts, particularly for fuel, energy and consumables. However this briefing, based on a survey of trust leaders, focuses deliberately on the impact of the rising cost of living on NHS staff, and the patients and communities they support. The response rate to our survey of trust leaders was 54% with representation across acute, mental health, ambulance and community sectors, all showing a high level of concern about the effect the cost of living is having on NHS staff and patients alike. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - September 30, 2022 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Ministers should be ashamed that NHS staff are having to use food banks, says UNISON
Commenting on the NHS Providers cost of living survey published today (Friday), UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said: “It’s like the UK has gone back to Victorian times, when workers were so poor, they couldn’t feed their families. “Some health employees are now so hard up, they can’t survive without help from their employers. This is a shocking state of affairs. Ministers should be ashamed that things have come to this. “The government should be raising the wages of health workers above the cost of living. This would help keep the wolf from the door and enable the NHS to hold onto ex...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 29, 2022 Category: UK Health Authors: Fatima Ayad Tags: News Press release NHS Sara Gorton Source Type: news