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  1. Tangipahoa Council supports proposed Access Health clinicRead the original story

    5 min ago | The Advocate

    ... company has the support of both North Oaks Health Systems in Hammond and Hood Memorial Hospital in Amite as well as nursing educators at Southeastern Louisiana University. He said Access Health Louisiana works with both Tulane and LSU medical ...

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  2. OpinionFinally, a deal to fix scandal at the VARead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Three months after the problem of delivering timely health care to America's wounded warriors boiled over into scandal, congressional leaders have reached a bipartisan deal to fix it.

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  3. Medicare, Social Security Disability Fund Headed inaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... compared with many older, less healthy Americans who pass away. The trustees also noted that spending on skilled-nursing facilities and home-health care was lower than expected. Eventually, they warned, the aging U.S. population, combined with ...

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  4. Deal to improve veterans' health care costs $17BRead the original story

    46 min ago | Sandusky Register

    A bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care would authorize at least $17 billion to fix the health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays, the bill's chief supporters said Monday.

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  5. Monday Night Cancer Club - " Checking in.Read the original story

    48 min ago | Daily Kos

    Thought we'd do a bit of a roll call tonight. Checking in, checking each other out as it were.

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  6. LeTourneau to offer nursing degreeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Earlier this month, the Texas Board of Nursing approved LeTourneau University in Longview to offer the program.

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  7. Jamie Dupree's Washington Insider: VA reform deal price tag at $17 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSB-TV

    Despite adding billions to the federal deficit, a bipartisan $17 billion plan to help reform the VA seems to be on its way to approval this week in the Congress, as key lawmakers vowed on Monday to push the bill through the House and Senate by the end of this week, before the Congress leaves town on an extended summer break.

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  8. Is Washington in the midst of a post-shutdown baby boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    No one liked the government shutdown, but apparently, it wasn't without love . The kind of love that transpires when, say, you and your partner both don't have to go to work.

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  9. RedAwning.com Launches Integration With The Vacation BridgeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR Newswire

    WIDE ADVERTISING NETWORK RedAwning.com and The Vacation Bridge's partnership brings comprehensive internet marketing and hotel-style reservations to its network of clients throughout US, Europe, and The Caribbean.

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  10. Lawmakers agree on healthcare measureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A bipartisan deal announced Monday would authorize about $17 billion to help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire more doctors and nurses to treat veterans and make it easier to fire executives at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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  11. Miami nursing home celebrates 70 years and four generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    The Floridean Nursing and Rehabilitation Center turned 70 this year, still being run by the fourth generation of the founding family.

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  12. Miller says proposed bill would help solve VA 'crisis', locals are hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Congressman Jeff Miller has announced a bipartisan $17-billion deal to fix the Veterans Affairs department, recently scandalized by long patient wait times and records that were falsified to cover up delays in care.

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  13. Carole TutanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Tutan is a member of the Song Birds, whose regular Friday performance was a little out of the ordinary last week when one patient requested Christmas music.

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  14. Nurses to play bigger role in bowel cancer careRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    Health Minister Tony Ryall has today announced specialist nurses will now be trained to perform colonoscopies, a diagnostic test which can identify whether a person has bowel cancer and can find and remove pre-cancerous growths.

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  15. Riggs finds new CEO in Boone CountyRiggs finds new CEO in Boone...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal and Courier

    ... last year. McQuade-Jones earned a bachelor's and master's degrees from Indiana University. She earned a doctorate in nursing practice from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Utah. Dr. Peter Nalin, who since May has served as interim ...

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  16. Mother hopes cross-Canada trip will help daughter with brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    ... report on her exact condition. She lives with her boyfriend in Victoria, where she had planned to start studying nursing in September. But academic plans are on hold. She now hopes to move to Ontario with her boyfriend to be near family, including ...

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  17. VIDEO: Bernie Sanders and Jeff Miller unveil Veterans Affairs planRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Rep. Jeff Miller , R-Fla., and Sen. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., announced a $17 billion agreement to reform the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs .

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  18. Penn State nursing professor presents at ADA's 74th Scientific SessionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nurse.com

    Terri Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, Miriam Stirl endowed term professor of nutrition, professor of nursing of children, and assistant dean for community engagement, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Penn., presented on the increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes in children at the American Diabetes Association's 74th Scientific Sessions in ... (more)

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  19. British Hospital Switches to iDevices for Patient Monitoring, Claims Lower Mortality RateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MacLife

    Over in the United Kingdom, the word is that iPads and iPods are saving lives. Not through the power of their magic Apple logo, of course - as doctors and nurses Middlesbrough's James Cook University Hospital claim , the Cupertino company's easily portable units allow the hospital to sideline the hassle of paper notes and focus on the information ... (more)

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  20. RN - Part Time - Adult ED at Cobb HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Monster.com

    ... Nurse functions under the direction of the Nurse Manager and Resource Nurse and is responsible for implementing the nursing process based on expanded knowledge and experience. The nurse is responsible for coordinating and providing safe patient care ...

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