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Direct Relief Releases State of the Safety Net 2014 Report

Submitted by Direct Relief Nonprofit community health centers and clinics that provide preventive and primary healthcare services for 24 million people – or one in 13 persons in the U.S. – report that the first year of the Affordable Care Act’s implementation had uneven effects, particularly between facilities in Medicaid expansion and non-expansion states. The findings were released today by

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Addressing The Ebola Crisis With New Solutions

Article submitted by: Kathleen O’Toole As of October 31, 2014, the CDC reported up to 13,540 cases of Ebola in West Africa alone, with the death toll standing at 4941 in Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia. According to the InterAction website, this makes the current outbreak deadlier than all previous Ebola outbreaks combined. As the people of West Africa endure

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