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Hard up for cash, Erie mulls revoking hospital’s tax-exempt status

By   /  July 22, 2016  /  Health Care, News, Pennsylvania, Taxes  /  No Comments

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Pennsylvania nonprofits have come under heavy scrutiny while taxpayers are increasingly asked to foot their bills.

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Will California vaccine mandate drive people from the state?

By   /  July 19, 2016  /  California, Health Care, Jobs + Growth, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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Some parents are challenging California’s new vaccine mandate, while others plan to move. But medical experts say they have no reason to flee vaccines.

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Harry Reid blocks vote on Whistleblower Protection Act

By   /  July 14, 2016  /  Federal Government, Health Care, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Senator Reid prefers to play election-year politics, using the finest among us as a political football,” Johnson said in a statement.

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VA medical center in Vermont gives update after wait time controversy

By   /  July 13, 2016  /  Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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VA Medical Center Director Alfred Montoya held a town hall meeting to announce that the center is on the right track after a scandal rocked veterans hospitals around the nation.

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Vermont Health Department begins releasing stats on refugees with active TB

By   /  July 8, 2016  /  Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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The Vermont Department of Health has begun releasing statistics on active tuberculosis among refugees following Watchdog’s reporting on the issue.

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Down in the mouth: Michigan’s dentist shortage prompts reform effort

By   /  July 7, 2016  /  Health Care, Michigan, News, Regulations, State Government  /  No Comments

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Michigan is experiencing a shortage in dentists, so one lawmaker wants to create a new classification of dental professionals.

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