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Medicare bought meds for dead people

Medicare’s prescription program kept paying for costly medications even after patients were dead. No wonder the government is in debt.  This  problem was traced back to a head-scratching bureaucratic rule that’s now getting a second look. 503 more words

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Comet Opinion: HHS Salutes Hackensack Middle School’s Astonishing Heroes

By Samantha Charlier

On Tuesday, Oct. 21, nearly 200 supporters of the Johnson Public Library showed up to a City Council meeting. Two people wound up being the stars of the night. 121 more words


The Five “Best” Horror Books to Read Around Halloween

By Victoria Conoscenti

With Halloween approaching, people look for anything scary they can get their hands on. For the avid reader, this means looking for good horror novels. 496 more words


Book Of The Week: THE SHINING by Stephen King

By Casey Koenig

Before The Shining became a pulse racing, palm sweating, blood curdling cinema success starring Jack Nicholson, it was a terrifying pageturner by the the master of terror himself, Stephen King. 171 more words


How To Get Holiday Jobs

By Lynn Thompson

As the holiday season comes closer and closer every day, more stores are looking for extra help. Businesses need people to stock shelves, open extra cash registers, clean up and do many other jobs that are necessary to success for running a business during this time of the year. 308 more words


HHS - Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) - Service Area Competition for Health Center Program

APPLICATION DUE: DEC. 3, 2014, 11:59 p.m. Eastern

Description:  The Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Primary Health Care is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2015 Service Area Competition (SAC) under the Health Center Program. 860 more words

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Federal Advisory Group Considers Patient Data Standards

This week, the Privacy and Security Workgroup within the Health IT Policy Committee was tasked by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) … 154 more words