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Funding cuts force community health group changes
A community health provider in the Macedon Ranges says long-term reductions in federal funding have forced it to reconsider the way it operates.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Boulder County Business Report
Centura to build 3 health, wellness centers
Centura Health is planning to construct two buildings and renovate a third for health and wellness centers in the north Denver metro area, part of the health-care provider's new neighborhood health program.
Local Home Health Care Provider Says Psychiatric Labels Are Misleading
In a revealing indictment of the real life impact of the use of the term "mental illness," Lydia Morris, the "I don't think you can boil down a person's life to one label like that", she said, after a joint presentation on promoting good communication between families and health care professionals in Highland Park, Illinois.
Medical News Today
The majority of Latinas are unaware of their risk of diabetes
Approximately 5.5 million Latinas suffer from elevated fasting plasma glucose and nearly 4 million of those women were never told by a healthcare provider they were at risk for diabetes , pre-diabetes, or were borderline for diabetes.
Colorado Springs Business Journal
Kaiser grants $400,000 to Colorado Springs schools
Kaiser Permanante granted $400,000 to four Colorado Springs school districts as part of the health care provider's Thriving Schools Initiative.
Planned Parenthood Announces Stepped-Up Efforts for ACA Outreach through March 31
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the nation's leading women's health care provider and advocate, announced today that they will be holding more than 500 community education, application, or enrollment events in 18 cities across eight states, in the final weeks before the March 31 enrollment deadline for the Affordable Care Act .
The Washington Post
IHH Said to Consider A$5 Billion Acquisition of Healthscope
IHH Healthcare Bhd., Asia's biggest hospital operator, is weighing a bid of as much as A$5 billion for Healthscope Ltd., the Australian health-care provider owned by TPG Capital and Carlyle Group LP, said two people familiar with the matter.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Marion Star
United Church homes names director of annual giving
United Church Homes recently announced the appointment of Alissa Clouse to the position of director of annual giving and special events.
Take care of our veterans
The Republicans in Congress, as well as their counterparts in the state legislature, seem more interested in making President Obama look bad than in solving problems.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Patient and heath system delays in the diagnosis and treatment of new ...
Tuberculosis control remains a challenge in Malawi despite the National TB Control Program since 1984.
Condoms Too Racy for Boston Schools
Boston Public Schools have returned what's left of 40,000 condoms donated by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to the schools' free condoms program.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
Experts offer Obamacare tips
The deadline for people to sign up for health care as mandated by the Affordable Health Care Act is March 31. Mid-Missourians without a health care provider got the chance to learn more about their health insurance options during an open house event on Saturday.
The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack measles outbreak prompts health warning
A measles outbreak in a Chilliwack school has Fraser Health's chief medical officer urging residents who may have been exposed to the virus not to travel during spring break.
Charleston Daily Mail
Mason County reports 3 overdose deaths in a week
POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. - Mason County Sheriff Greg Powers says three drug overdose deaths have been reported this week in the county.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
How your company can bypass the health insurance companies
When it comes to providing health benefits to your employees, sometimes it pays to call the doctor instead of an insurance company.
Maimonides Medical Center v. First United American Life Ins. Co., 17935/11
For amicus curiae New York Health Plan Association, Inc.: Harold N. Iselin and Cynthia Neidl of counsel, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Albany, NY.
Albany Med, Ellis Medicine among tenants at $10M Glenville office building
Bill Socha, president of Socha Management Inc. in Glenville, NY, has signed several health care and retail tenants as he wraps up work on a new $10 million new commercial building.
NYU Researchers Find Majority of Latinas Are Unaware of Their Risk of Diabetes
Approximately 5.5 million Latinas suffer from elevated fasting plasma glucose and nearly 4 million of those women were never told by a healthcare provider they were at risk for diabetes, pre-diabetes, or were borderline for diabetes.
Take care of our veterans
The Republicans in Congress, as well as their counterparts in the state legislature, seem more interested on making President Obama look bad than in solving problems.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Netsmart Care Coordination Solution Provides Tampa Bay Area Residents ...
The Netsmart CareConnect a solution links vital referral services for the three separate organizations: Suncoast Center, Inc., an outpatient facility; Personal Enrichment through Mental Health Services , an inpatient facility and 2-1-1 Tampa Bay Cares, Inc. , the local health and human service assistance hotline.