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DHHS Officials Update on Ebola Prep – Oct 22 – Storify

DHHS Officials Update on Ebola Prep – Oct 22 – Storify

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October 22, 2014 with 0 Comments
Lawmakers: We’ll Support Improvements to Medical Examiner System

Lawmakers: We’ll Support Improvements to Medical Examiner System

After years of underfunding and a series of scathing articles about faults in North Carolina’s death reporting system, a legislative..

October 15, 2014 with 0 Comments
State Officials Emphasize Local Ebola Readiness, Training

State Officials Emphasize Local Ebola Readiness, Training

Officials seek to reassure people in North Carolina that they’re prepared to respond if Ebola comes to the state. By Rose Hoban State..

October 14, 2014 with 0 Comments
Back to School, at a National Institute of Health

Back to School, at a National Institute of Health

What did some N.C. science teachers do on their summer vacations? They spent time in a lab in RTP. By Gabe Rivin Sula Teachey had not been..

October 6, 2014
Lawmakers Address Need for Improvement in Medical Examiner System

Lawmakers Address Need for Improvement in Medical Examiner System

After a damning investigation in the Charlotte Observer, lawmakers address lacks in the state’s system for examining deaths. By Rose..

September 30, 2014
Broadband, a Screen and a Mic Connects Patients to Psychiatrists

Broadband, a Screen and a Mic Connects Patients to Psychiatrists

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services now reimburses more telepsychiatry services, potentially increasing access to psychiatric..

September 29, 2014
A Trailer, Electricity and a Nurse Practitioner Might be the Future of Primary Care in Rural Areas

A Trailer, Electricity and a Nurse Practitioner Might be the Future of Primary Care in Rural Areas

The sole health care provider in the community of Snow Camp operates out of a donated trailer from Sylvan Elementary School to meet the..

September 8, 2014
Peer-support Counselors Add Critical Assistance to Mental Health System

Peer-support Counselors Add Critical Assistance to Mental Health System

A new breed of counselors are getting trained to help out in the mental health system, and they know the system well. Peer-support..

August 21, 2014
Community Homeless Clinic Connects ‘All the Little Pieces of the Puzzle’

Community Homeless Clinic Connects ‘All the Little Pieces of the Puzzle’

Lincoln Community Health Center’s Health Care for the Homeless Clinic in Durham focuses its wellness approach on a population that’s..

July 31, 2014
Newest Medicaid Reform Plan Gets Tepid Reception

Newest Medicaid Reform Plan Gets Tepid Reception

Members of the Senate presented yet another version of a Medicaid reform plan Wednesday. They are expected to have more public-discussion..

July 17, 2014
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