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Centers for Disease Control

Vermont sign.
Aug 15 | Jeff Lagasse
The overall health of the population, more advanced medical equipment and a general lack of…
DOJ charges providers in $2B fraud take-down
Jul 02 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Authorities are calling the bust the largest in history, with hundreds charged including…
CEO, physicians indicted in $200M Medicare fraud
Jun 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Alleged scheme preyed on Medicare beneficiaries, some of whom were addicted to…
May 31 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Politics aside, it boils down to actively protecting patients and preventing death wherever possible and physicians…
Drug-resistant staph infections MRSA
May 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Surprise: Drug-resistant staph infections cost the same or slightly less to treat than non-resistant infections, study shows.
IV dose opioids
May 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A new study by Yale researchers published in JAMA indicates IV dosing could be more addictive but a…
May 10 | Susan Morse
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar's proposal would cut funding to the CDC and NIH, focus on opioid epidemic…
Apr 30 | Susan Morse
Providers that earn CDC-certification for type 2 diabetes prevention can earn…
New Hampshire hospitals commit $50 million to drug treatment
Apr 10 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Some of the funding will go toward opioid addiction treatment and prevention, New Hampshire Hospital Association says.
Humana improves members' 'healthy days'
Apr 04 | Susan Morse
Humana is challenged to improve the health of its Medicare Advantage population but got a boost in…

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