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Ronald McDonald House to start construction on long-awaited $30M project
The long-anticipated start to construction of a new Ronald McDonald House in Jonestown is set to take place next week. A groundbreaking for the $30 million project is scheduled for Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at 1 Aisquith St. in East Baltimore. The development will total 60,000 square feet and is expected to house 2,200 families each year. That will more than double the current accommodations at the existing Ronald Mc Donald House, located at 635 W. Lexington St. downtown. The Ronald McDonald House… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Melody Simmons Source Type: news

​Partners, Brigham pay $10M to settle research fraud probe
Partners Healthcare and Brigham and Women ’s have agreed to pay $10 million to settle allegations by the federal government that a group of former stem cell researchers at the hospital falsified data to win grant funding from the NIH. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Boston announced the settlement, which stems from grant applications sub mitted by a stem cell research lab run by former Harvard Medical School professor Piero Anversa. According to the government, Anversa and two other researchers,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Insurers work to distribute $560,000 in uncashed checks
Local health insurers say more than $500,000 in refund checks remain unclaimed by Western New York companies and individuals, despite outreach efforts. These forgotten funds will be forwarded to the Office of the State Comptroller after Aug. 31 for safe keeping, part of an annual house-cleaning by health insurers required by state law. The funds accumulate after members fail to cash reimbursement checks for various reasons. Sometimes they’ve n ever received it because they moved and failed to… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Sugarcreek Township medical office under construction
A new medical office is under construction in Sugarcreek Township. Digestive Specialists and Digestive Endoscopy Center will be moving from its Brubaker Drive office in Kettering to a new 28,000-square-foot office on Clyo Road. Miller-Valentine Group is serving as the general contractor on the project, which recently broke ground next to the Five Seasons Country Club and at a walking distance from Miami Valley South Hospital. The office, just off Interstate 675, is anticipated to open fall of… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Kaitlin Schroeder Source Type: news

New Dayton hospital CEO sees growth potential
After a few months on the job, Phil Underwood sees potential to grow Kindred Hospital Dayton. Taking over as chief executive of the Dayton hospital in January, Underwood envisions the 67-bed transitional care hospital south of downtown as a niche operation that will help serve the other hospitals in the area. Kindred, one of a chain of 80 around the country, specializes in patients with co mplex medical needs requiring extended hospitalization. "In these hospitals, we see the sick of the sickest,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tristan Navera Source Type: news

This big Louisville organization has a new COO
Passport Health Plan has promoted Carl Felix to the positions of vice president and chief operating officer. Felix joined Passport in May as vice president – operations oversight, according to a news release. Passport is a provider-sponsored nonprofit organization that administers Medicaid benefits to nearly 300,000 Kentuckians. Earlier this month, the company announced plans to move its headquarters to 18th Street and West Broadway, in Louisville's West End. Passport also has formed a partnership… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Carolyn Tribble Greer Source Type: news

CEOs of top gene-editing firms got huge compensation hikes last year
It ’s no secret that the burgeoning field of gene-editing — a method of cutting out and replacing part of a gene — has generated serious buzz in the biotech world lately. New scientific tools like CRISPR/Cas9 have the potential to revolutionize the treatment of serious genetic disorders, and any company that can successfully commercialize the technology stands to reap a fortune. But clouding the hype surrounding gene editing has been a complex and seemingly endless legal battle over who owns… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

White House Says ACA Subsidies Safe – For Now
(MedPage Today) -- Word comes as House GOP leaders negotiate repeal-and-replace bill (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Here's What Trump Has Done For Women In His First 100 Days
In his first 100 days in office, President Donald Trump and his team have spent a lot of time trying to convince Americans that they’re hard at work improving the lives of women. Just this week, White House advisor Ivanka Trump told a crowd in Germany that her dad is “a tremendous champion of supporting families” who believes in the potential of women. She was booed.  Because despite team Trump’s insistence that he is a champion for women, the president has done little to actually improve the lives of women in this country or abroad in his first 100 days. Instead, he has pushed for policie...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

​Brigham offering buyouts to 1,600 employees
Brigham and Women's Hospital confirmed Thursday that it will offer buyouts to 1,600 employees at the hospital. Brigham is part of Partners HealthCare, the largest health system in the state. The overall health system reported an operating loss of $17 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2017. The news was first reported by The Boston Globe on Thursday morning. "This is a challenging time for the health care industry. Our expenses continue to rise while constraints by government and payers are… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

American Healthcare Is an American Sickness American Healthcare Is an American Sickness
Many books have been written about healing the American healthcare system, but as yet, we have no cure.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Bill that would extend tax exemptions to 'for-profit' leases at Houston's Texas Medical Center faces strong opposition
A proposal for additional land uses in the nonprofit Texas Medical Center hit a snag in Senate Finance Committee this week and likely will have to be revised to accommodate the concerns of multiple lawmakers. Sen. Joan Huffman’s, R-Houston, Senate Bill 1809 is little more than one long amended paragraph, but it could have a significant impact on the Texas Medical Center. Under the bill, certain for-profit leases for “auxiliary functions” on Texas Medical Center grounds would be allowed without… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Kimberly Reeves Source Type: news

Reporter Hub: Tristan Navera
HEALTH CARE TECHNOLOGY Biotech group sets up in Warren County Having raised $1.2 million in venture capital, biotech group Genetesis has decided to move to a new home in Mason as it seeks to commercialize. The company is bringing to market a technology that lets doctors detect and localize cardiovascular issues in a n on-invasive way. Backed by CincyTech, as well as billionaire Mark Cuban, the company will move to the Mason Tech Elevator as its founders scale the business, prepare for more clinical… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tristan Navera Source Type: news

Tobacco Firms Push Congress to Limit FDA E-Cig Oversight
(MedPage Today) -- Spending millions in lobbying, recent filings show (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Racing Champ Dale Earnhardt Jr., Retires - AARP
8 hours ago ... One of the most popular drivers in NASCAR history, Dale Earnhardt Jr., announced his retirement at age 42 and wants to remain actively  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Police Use Robocall Technology for Saving Lives - AARP
8 hours ago ... Across America, police are using robocall technology for automated check-ins for elderly residents who live alone or may not have family  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

5 Great Summer Jobs for Older Adults - AARP
But for some positions, it's never too late. Here are five great summer jobs to go for. Subscribe to the AARP Money Newsletter for more on work, retirement, and  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Study Shows Running Can Add Years to Your Life - AARP
10 hours ago ... A study shows running one hour a day can add seven hours to your life. People that run for exercise live three years longer than people that  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

NCHS: Character of Uninsured Population Changing
(MedPage Today) -- Hispanics, southerners compose larger portions of those uninsured (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 27, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Trump Wants To Open America’s Monuments To ‘Tremendously Positive Things’
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Source: Science - The Huffington Post - April 27, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Conservatives back latest U.S. healthcare bill, obstacles remain
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The conservative House Freedom Caucus came out in support of a reworked U.S. healthcare overhaul bill even though it would not fully repeal Democratic former President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law, the group said in a statement on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Antidepressant may enhance drug delivery to the brain
NIH rat study suggests amitriptyline temporarily inhibits the blood-brain barrier, allowing drugs to enter the brain (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Most Americans Don't Want People To Buy Soda And Candy With Food Stamps
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Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bayada buying Bucks County hospital's home care business
Bayada Home Health Care said Wednesday it has entered into an agreement to acquire the home health care operations of Lower Bucks Hospital. “With the many changes happening in the industry, it can be challenging for hospitals to focus on home health care," said J. Mark Baiada, president, CEO, and founder of Bayada. "It’s a different type of service that is provided outside of the hospital, requiring a unique expertise." Financial terms of the deal, which is expected to close May 22, were not… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

How this Woodlands biotech co. expects to enter revenue-positive mode
With an FDA approval under its belt, a Woodlands-based pharmaceutical company aims to become the standard-bearer for Houston's health care commercialization sector. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: LXRX) received major news from the FDA in February when the administration approved its Xermelo drug that treats carcinoid syndrome. The company filled its first prescription within 72 hours of the drug's approval and could amount to a $250 million brand for the co mpany, CEO Lonnel Coats told the HBJ.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Joe Martin Source Type: news

Forty Under 40 winner named hospital president
Kettering Health Network has named a new president for one of its hospitals. Richard Manchur has been named president of Southview Medical Center, effective May 1. He succeeds Rebecca Lewis, who shifted to become president of Grandview Medical Center after the retirement of Russ Wetherell. Manchur is Vice President of Ancillary Services at Grandview and the son of KHN CEO Fred Manchur. He will oversee one of Kettering Health's eight main hospitals — the 95-bed hospital has $127.3 million in revenue… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tristan Navera Source Type: news

Human forebrain circuits under construction – in a dish
Autism-related errant migration of neurons corrected in patient-derived 3D “spheroids” (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Olathe Health's new maternity wing keeps preemies close to parents
Olathe Health is getting ready to open the doors to its new, 105,000-square-foot maternity unit. The newest piece of Olathe Medical Center's $100 million multiyear capital project will include a new, level II neonatal ICU and a four-story obstetrics unit. It's set to open to patients at the end of May. The new wing will allow the hospital to care for younger premature infants, letting famili es stay onsite for specialty care. "We were really trying to be able to offer all of the obstetric services… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

Jury verdict to cost Cardiovascular Systems $25 million
A California jury has awarded a former Cardiovascular Systems Inc. employee $25.1 million in damages after finding the company wrongfully terminated him. Steven Babyak, a former CSI regional sales manager, sued the medical-device maker in 2015. He claimed the company fired him after he voiced concerns that CSI was paying kickbacks to doctors and violating other laws. The jury awarded Babyak $2.7 million in general damages and $22.4 million in puni tive damages. In a regulatory filing, New Brighton-based… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Katharine Grayson Source Type: news

Incentives, baby boom will help insurance broker expand at new downtown HQ
Officials with Spring Venture Group, a direct-to-consumer distributor of Medicare supplement insurance, project an employment boom as the baby boom generation moves into their wheelhouse. In preparation for that expansion, the firm plans to move its headquarters from 60,000 square feet at 2301 McGee St. in Crown Center to 130,000 square feet elsewhere in Downtown. According to a staff report from Enhanced Enterprise Zones of Kansas City, an agency that approved a property tax abat ement for the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Rob Roberts Source Type: news

Raleigh's PRA Health Sciences clocks double-digit growth in first quarter
Raleigh-based contract research organization PRA Health Sciences saw double-digit growth in its revenue, income and new business for the first quarter of 2017. The company reported service revenue was $427.1 million for the first quarter of this year, an increase of 14.7 percent from the same quarter last year, while adjusted net income grew 15.9 percent from the same quarter of last year to $40.4 million. Adjusted net income per diluted share was $0.62 for the first quarter of 2017, up 12.7 percent… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

​Hyde Park boy with rare disease wins appeal, will receive Biogen drug
Doug Hansen of Hyde Park said he has won his appeal of a coverage decision by Neighborhood Health Plan, overturning the health insurance company's refusal to pay for an expensive new drug by Biogen to treat his 11-year-old son, Tyler. Tyler Hansen has spinal muscular atrophy, a very rare disease that that reduces ability to control voluntary muscle movement. The first-ever drug to treat the disease, called Spinraza and marketed by Cambridge-based Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB), was just approved by the Food… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Don Seiffert Source Type: news

GSU researchers get $2.8 million to study diabetic cardiomyopathy
Georgia State University researchers received a $2.8 million grant from the federal government to study diabetic cardiomyopathy, or diabetes-related changes in the structure and function of the heart. The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute awarded the four-year grant to Dr. Zhonglin Xie, associate professor at GSU's Center for Molecular and Translational Medicine, and Dr. Ming-Hui Zou, director of the center and a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar. The researchers will use the fun ds… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Ellie Hensley Source Type: news

Dialysis firm proposes new site in Tonawanda
Two months after opening a new dialysis center in Cheektowaga, a national firm has filed plans for another site in Tonawanda. U.S. Renal Care West Cheektowaga Dialysis is planning its new 13-station extension site at leased space on Sheridan Drive in Tonawanda. Total cost for the build-out: $2 million. The facility will provide chronic renal dialysis services. According to plans filed with the state Department of Health , the center is expected to provide 2,258 treatments in its first year, growing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Committee Vote on Gottlieb as FDA Chief Postponed
(MedPage Today) -- Senator seeks additional time to review conflict-of-interest info (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

U.S. Healthcare Needs a Good Shakeup, CEO Says
(MedPage Today) -- The industry ' is so screwed up and it ' s ripe to be disrupted ' (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

U.S. House Bill Would Exempt E-Cigarettes From Tobacco Regulations
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Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HIX Compare 2015-2017 Datasets
2015-2017 HIX Compare datasets provide information on all plans offered in the health insurance marketplaces. The data provide information on premiums, deductibles, and other cost sharing information. (Source: RWJF News Digest - Health Insurance Coverage)
Source: RWJF News Digest - Health Insurance Coverage - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Tags: Health Coverage National Source Type: news

The Long Shift: Is It Safe?
(MedPage Today) -- Which is riskier -- long shifts or restricted work hours? (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Ohio medical marijuana patients could carry small amounts of weed
Ohio medical marijuana patients could carry small portions of what they buy from dispensaries under new proposed rules. Patients previously could carry their medicine with them if it was in the original package with a dispensary label. The new provision allows a patient or caregiver to get an additional dispensary-provided container designed to transport smaller portions of marijuana. The Ohio State Board of Pharm acy is tasked with rulemaking for patients and caregivers. The latest batch of rules… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tom Knox Source Type: news

Wake Forest Baptist saw unreimbursed care, community benefit rise in 2016
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center provided $378.1 million in community benefits during 2016 fiscal year, up almost 0.5 percent from last year. The Winston-Salem based medical center said Tuesday community benefits provided during the period that ended June 30 included $188 million in estimated unreimbursed care. Wake Forest Baptist said unreimbursed care was up $15.7 million as a result of the costs of treating patients covered by Medica re, Medicaid and other programs, and an increase in the number… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Seaman Source Type: news

​Cincinnati doctor pay varies greatly by gender, study finds
A social network for doctors has diagnosed a gender gap when it comes to compensation in Cincinnati. Women who are doctors in Cincinnati earn 24.1 percent less than their colleagues who are men, according to a report released today by Doximity, which claims to be the largest secure social network in medicine based on having 70 percent of all U.S. doctors as members. The report draws on responses by more than 36,000 licensed doctors who practice at least 40 hours a week. It examined compensation… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Health check up: The hospitals that made the most & lost the most in fiscal 2016
While uncompensated care decreased and net patient revenues increased last year, nearly one in three acute care hospitals in southeastern Pennsylvania operated in the red during fiscal 2016, according to a report released Wednesday by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council. That's about the same ratio reported by PHC4 last year. The new study showed of the 44 hospitals in the five-county region included in the report, 14 posted deficits last year. The most profitable hospitals in… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Federal budget would win, but the most vulnerable and poor would lose, under capped Medicaid funding scenarios
The Trump administration ’s intent to reform Medicaid includes financing changes that would save hundreds of billions in federal dollars over time, but at the expense of cutting significant health care benefits to tens of millions of the program’s most vulnerable recipients — the disabled, children and elderly America ns, according to a new report from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research.None of three “capped” financing systems — block grants, capped allotments and per capita caps — discussed in previous health proposals guarantees benefits for those who qualify for the low-income health program. Al...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 26, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Female physicians paid less than male doctors in every major metro, every specialty, new study says
A new study suggests that even the highly skilled medical field isn ’t immune from wide discrepancies in how much men and women are paid for the same work. The medical social network Doximity surveyed more than 36,000 physicians nationwide, gathering data about their pay, location, specialties and gender. The data show male doctors make, on average, more money t han female doctors in every specialty and every metro area included in the study. For example, in Charlotte, North Carolina, physicians,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: David A. Arnott Source Type: news

Boston doctors might not have the healthiest paychecks in the U.S.
Despite being a global hub for health care, Boston doctors on avaergae make far less than their counterparts throughout the country. Boston doctors earned some of the lowest salaries in the country compared to other metro areas, according to a report released this week by Doximity, a social network for physician and advanced practice clinicians. The salary information was collected from a survey conducted over the last two year s of 36,000 doctors across the country, representing 4 percent of all… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Fired Surgeon General Leaves Behind A Mixed Record On Gun Violence
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Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Plan the Perfect 70s Themed Party - AARP
3 hours ago ... Want to throw a party that's infused with a 1970s-style vibe? Then dust off your disco ball, mix up some Harvey Wallbangers, put on a little  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Video: 'Saturday Night Fever' Supercut - AARP
From John Travolta's strut to his iconic poses, Saturday Night Fever has remained a cultural touchstone for 40 years. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Medicaid Waivers: A Matter of Flawed Flexibility?
(MedPage Today) -- States ' proposals to alter program may do more harm than good (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 26, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news