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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Froedtert Health to build a 'neighborhood' hospital in Mequon
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Froedtert Health plans to test a new model of providing care by building what it calls a “neighborhood” hospital in Mequon that would have eight overnight beds and an emergency department. The hospital, which would not provide surgical services, would ...

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KABC-TV

Tuberculosis diagnosed in patient at health clinic in Corona; 200 urged to undergo testing
KABC-TV
The TB patient, who was not publicly identified due to privacy laws, has started treatment and has been placed on home isolation until cleared by a doctor, according to a Friday statement from the Riverside University Health System. About 200 patients ...

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mySanAntonio.com

Health care numbers moving in the wrong direction
mySanAntonio.com
More people are uninsured in Texas and across America. Those are the findings of a recent Commonwealth Fund tracking survey. About 15.5 percent of adults ages 19 to 64 lack health insurance. That's up from 12.7 percent in 2016. That represents about 4 ...
Health care can still be fixedBaltimore Sun

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CNN

Fear and failure: How Ebola sparked a global health revolution
CNN
But this time -- and for the first time in 40 years of combating Ebola -- global health experts have something akin to optimism. Armed with an experimental vaccine and empowered by a revolution in global health security, put in place after the ...

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POLITICO Magazine

How a Tiny Kansas Town Rebooted Its Struggling Hospital into a Health Care Jewel
POLITICO Magazine
LAKIN, Kansas—No stoplight marks the entrance to Lakin, just a gas station, a Subway, and a Dollar General. On Main Street, a coffee shop owned by a Mennonite family stays open late once a week, but its storefront was the only one illuminated at 7 p.m ...



WSAZ-TV

Pool health and safety during Hep A outbreak
WSAZ-TV
KENOVA, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start to summer, and many public pools in the region opened Saturday. But this year, they're opening right in the middle of a hepatitis A outbreak. Maintenance crews at Dreamland Pool in ...



Sunbury Daily Item

HELP WANTED: Employment search in health care industry has changed
Sunbury Daily Item
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing reported that “the U.S. is projected to experience a shortage of Registered Nurses (RNs) that is expected to intensify as baby boomers age and the need for health care grows. Compounding the problem is ...



Tulsa World

State health department would regulate marijuana, if voters approve state question
Tulsa World
State Question 788 is "an unworkable framework that tasks an overburdened, investigation ridden and chronically mismanaged Department of Health to engage in a huge undertaking in just 60 days," opposition group "SQ 788 is NOT Medical" said in ...

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The State

These Midlands restaurants had the lowest health inspection ratings this month
The State
From pink and black substances to encrusted meat slicers, some Midlands restaurants did not fare well on their health inspections this month. The State took a look at the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control's inspection reports for food ...



New York Times

Single-Payer Health Care in California: Here's What It Would Take
New York Times
“Voters are thinking about the fundamental values associated with single-payer,” said Kelly Hall, an independent health consultant who works with the Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers in California, which has endorsed Mr.

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