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05/20/2019 - Modern Healthcare by: Shelby Livingston
WASHINGTON, DC - The health insurance inflation rate hit a five-year peak in April, possibly because managed care is rising.

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05/20/2019 - Kaiser Health News by: Marla Cone
WASHINGTON, DC - The agency that manages health care for California’s massive state workforce is reporting a major reduction in opioid prescriptions, reflecting a national trend of physicians cutting back on the addictive drugs.

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05/20/2019 - Modern Healthcare by: Susannah Luthi
WASHINGTON, DC - The federal judge tasked with the immediate fate of the nation's new liver-matching system warned she might hold the government in contempt if it doesn't immediately halt implementation of the revised policy.

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05/20/2019 - MetroNews
CHARLESTON ,WV - An official with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says a new rule requiring drug makers to note the price of prescription drugs in television advertisements is to increase transparency.

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05/20/2019 - WVNews by: JoAnn Snoderly
MORGANTOWN, WV - West Virginia has arguably been the state hardest hit by the ongoing drug epidemic. Now, one of the state’s leading health-care organizations hopes West Virginia can be on the forefront in the fight against the epidemic.

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05/20/2019 - MetroNews
RONCEVERTE, WV - Some registered nurses at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Ronceverte claim declining hospital conditions are threatening patient care quality at the Greenbrier County facility.

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05/20/2019 - MetroNews by: Brad McElhinny
CHARLESTON, WV - A new lawmaker will join the House of Delegates today, just ahead of a special session to pass bills that were vetoed by Gov. Jim Justice on technical grounds.

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