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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Louisiana health community responds to Texas Ebola case - WDSU New Orleans

Louisiana health community responds to Texas Ebola case WDSU New Orleans "For the last several weeks, we've been working to ready Louisiana's public health and medical infrastructure, including procedures for emergency medical workers, hospital physicians and regional emergency response coordinators. While we certainly hope ... and more »

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - How would Mississippi handle Ebola? - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson Clarion Ledger How would Mississippi handle Ebola? Jackson Clarion Ledger The head of Infectious Diseases at University of Mississippi Medical Center said the hospital has policies in place for the management of cases of suspected Ebola. "We're not expecting to see any," Dr. Skip Nolan said. "But we have some individuals ... WJTV News Channel 12 - "There was only a matter of time" before first Ebola ...WJTV all 1,648 news articles »

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Another family to flee N.J. over medical marijuana - Philly.com

Philly.com Another family to flee N.J. over medical marijuana Philly.com Nearly two years ago, Jackson Stormes and Vivian Wilson were issued medical marijuana cards in New Jersey but then had to wait months for a dispensary to open. When they finally were able to obtain cannabis, they could not get an edible form, which ...

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Dispute leaves Kenyan sevens rugby at crossroads - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Dispute leaves Kenyan sevens rugby at crossroads Shanghai Daily (subscription) The senior players then supposedly met and raised concerns hinged on contract cancellation without prior notice, delayed August salaries, medical cover and player welfare, retainer for the new players called up to the team and end of year bonus ... and more »

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - BMC HealthNet, Baystate Medical Center in Contract Dispute - abc40

abc40 BMC HealthNet, Baystate Medical Center in Contract Dispute abc40 Kevin Klein from BMC says Massachusetts target rate for them to pay institutions like Baystate is 105 percent of Medicaid fees and 110 percent for Physicians. "For many yearsm we've been able to pay in excess of that target rate and we could do that ...

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Detailing Financial Links of Doctors and Drug Makers - New York Times

New York Times Detailing Financial Links of Doctors and Drug Makers New York Times Under the new requirements, all manufacturers of drugs, medical devices and medical supplies that have at least one product covered by Medicare or Medicaid must report payments or gifts they make to doctors and teaching hospitals. This can be as ... Drug, medical device companies paid billions to US physicians, hospitals in ...Reuters Hospitals, doctors in Pa. received $32M in 5 months from drug, medical device ...Tribune-Review Database Flaws Cloud Sunshine On Industry Payments To DoctorsNew York NOW all 296 news articles »

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Medical marijuana facility may open near eastern Iowa - kwwl.com

kwwl.com Medical marijuana facility may open near eastern Iowa kwwl.com DUBUQUE (KWWL) - Eastern Iowa may soon have a medical marijuana growing facility set up just across the Mississippi River in Jo Daviess County, Ill. A company called Green Star Growing wants to open a 30,000 square-foot cultivation facility at the ...