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Fragmented Data on Sexual Violence

Sexual violence has been in the headlines during the past year, including crimes involving college students, incarcerated people, and the military. Data collected by the federal government on sexual violence can help prioritize resources and design programs to prevent and address these crimes. 364 more words

Department Of Defense

2017 aca stats

About 9.2 million people signed up for Obamacare coverage through HealthCare.gov during the 2017 enrollment season, the Trump administration announced Friday, marking the first time that enrollment through the federal website declined year over year. 47 more words

ACA

Memorial Healthcare Systems to pay $5.5M over potential HIPAA violations

http://www.healthcaredive.com/news/memorial-healthcare-systems-to-pay-55m-over-potential-hipaa-violations/436400/

Dive Brief:

  • Memorial Healthcare Systems has paid HHS $5.5 million to settle potential HIPAA violations, HHS disclosed on Thursday.
  • The six-hospital nonprofit system disclosed to HHS’ OCR that 115,143 individuals’ protected health information (PHI) had been impermissibly accessed by employees and impermissibly disclosed to affiliated physician office staff.
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Trump administration withdraws 340B mega-guidance: 6 things to know

http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/finance/trump-administration-withdraws-340b-mega-guidance-6-things-to-know.html

The Trump administration has withdrawn guidance on the 340B Drug Pricing Program that was under review at the end of the Obama administration.

Here are six things to know about the guidance. 198 more words

Coach

I feel really stupid.

I found out tonight about the death of a teacher I had in high school.  I don’t know why I’m so upset about it but I am.   281 more words

Life

New HHS head Price can begin unraveling Obamacare from the inside out

(NationalSentinel) While Republicans in Congress continue to dither on about Obamacare, with many afraid to touch the former president’s signature legislation because of the “optics” surrounding repeal, new Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price can take some action on his own to begin providing at least  687 more words

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