Late News

August 2011
Modern Healthcare;8/22/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 34, p4
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This section offers health news briefs. A report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveals that 63.5 percent out of 1,931 sampled healthcare workers were provided vaccinations for flu in the 2010-11 flu season. Phoebe Putney Health System has resisted the intervention of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on the purchase of healthcare competitor Palmyra Park Hospital, where the deal is worth 195 million U.S. dollars.


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