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Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Florida Medical Association backs Medicaid growth - Tallahassee Democrat (blog)

SaintPetersBlog Florida Medical Association backs Medicaid growth Tallahassee Democrat (blog) FORT LAUDERDALE - The powerful Florida Medical Association has come out in support of expanding Medicaid to roughly 1 million Floridians, choosing sides in a controversial political issue that has divided state lawmakers. The organization passed a ... Florida Medical Assoc. supports Medicaid expansionSarasota Herald-Tribune Florida Medical Association members vote to support Medicaid expansionTampabay.com all 51 news articles »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - The DO Is In Now - New York Times

New York Times The DO Is In Now New York Times Touro also operates osteopathic campuses in Vallejo, Calif., and Henderson, Nev., and it took over New York Medical College, a conventional medical school, three years ago. Many osteopathic schools have been established in rural areas, in keeping with ... and more »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Missing man who needs medical help located in Virginia Beach - wtkr.com

Missing man who needs medical help located in Virginia Beach wtkr.com UPDATE: Smith has been located. He was found 9 miles away from where he was last seen. Police say he was not harmed. Virginia Beach, Va. - Beach police need your help to find 48-year-old Stacy Smith. He is in need of medical help and was last seen on ... and more »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 1 in 3 US adults have 'debt in collections' - KMOV.com

SFGate 1 in 3 US adults have 'debt in collections' KMOV.com It examined non-mortgage debt, including credit card bills, car loans, medical bills, child support payments and even parking tickets. The debt in collections ranged from as little as $25 to a whopping $125,000. But the average ... By contrast, North ... Americans have a debt problem! One in three adults have debts that are in ...fox6now.com INDEBTEDNESS: One in three US adults have 'debt in collections'Catholic Online Chances Are Pretty Good That's A Bill Collector CallingGPB all 303 news articles »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - More VA Employees Said They Were Told to Falsify Data - whotv.com

More VA Employees Said They Were Told to Falsify Data whotv.com The ongoing saga involves multiple investigations into delayed care, potentially with deadly results, alarming management shortcomings and a culture that was said to have compromised the mission of providing prompt and effective medical care to ... and more »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Editorial: step closer to medical marijuana - Greenville Daily Reflector

SaintPetersBlog (blog) Editorial: step closer to medical marijuana Greenville Daily Reflector According to Drug Policy Alliance, the new law here is simply a small step in the direction of legalized medical marijuana adopted by 23 states and the District of Columbia. As a national leader in medical sciences and research, North Carolina should ... Why Florida has to do medical marijuana rightSaintPetersBlog (blog) all 17 news articles »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - VA proposes to punish 6 healthcare workers in Wyoming and Colorado - Los Angeles Times

Reuters VA proposes to punish 6 healthcare workers in Wyoming and Colorado Los Angeles Times Acting VA Secretary Sloan Gibson said the actions were part of the agency's effort to rebuild trust with veterans after an internal audit found that veterans had to wait months for medical appointments and that VA medical centers were covering up the ... Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In CrisisWyoming Public Media all 1,001 news articles »