The AP (11/28, Stengle) reports that “Texas on Monday reported its first case of Zika virus that likely came from a mosquito bite within the state.” The AP points out that Florida is the only… Read More
The New York Times (11/28, A1, Pear, Subscription Publication) reports on its front page that according to President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team, he has chosen Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) to be the next HHS Secretary.… Read More
According to a study published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine, retail clinics are addressing the issue of increased patient demand, but have not been associated with a meaningful reduction in low-acuity ED visits. The… Read More
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