Cancer research, public health and worker safety would all see steep cuts under Trump budget – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times
Cancer research, public health and worker safety would all see steep cuts under Trump budget
Los Angeles Times
Under the heading “Putting America's Health First,” the Trump administration's 2018 budget blueprint includes a $5.8-billion cut for the National Institutes of Health, a move that would slash the medical research agency's funding by just over 18%. It

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State places temporary manager at nursing home after ‘concern for health, safety of residents’ – ABC27


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State places temporary manager at nursing home after 'concern for health, safety of residents'
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COLUMBIA, Pa. (WHTM) – Health and safety concerns following a recent inspection of a Lancaster County nursing home have led to the installation of a temporary manager. The most recent survey of Susquehanna Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in …

180000 work-related injuries in Jordan in 2016, health and safety forum hears – Jordan Times


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180000 work-related injuries in Jordan in 2016, health and safety forum hears
Jordan Times
AMMAN — Work-related injuries in industrial and construction projects would be reduced by endorsing and implementing a set of national guidelines for occupational health and safety, professionals agreed on Tuesday. Creating a safe working environment …
May 2017 — Safety+Health magazine, published by the National …Safety+Health magazine
New occupational safety and health law in the worksgulfnews.com
UAE's new workplace health and safety standards 'will attract more skilled workers'The National
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OSHA quiet on health/safety enforcement actions – Chron.com


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OSHA quiet on health/safety enforcement actions
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It used to be that a day rarely went by without federal safety and health administrators announcing enforcement actions when workers were killed on the job, lost their limbs or worked for companies that paid little attention to worker safeguards.
Trump's Policies Are Already Making Workplaces More ToxicIn These Times
Safety groups: 'Stand down' to help protect construction workersSafety+Health magazine

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Southcoast Health gets patient safety award – SouthCoastToday.com


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Southcoast Health gets patient safety award
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NEW BEDFORD — Southcoast Health has received a Healthgrades 2017 Patient Safety Excellence Award, a designation that recognizes superior performance in hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for …
Area hospitals recognized for patient experience, safetyHamilton Journal News

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What’s at Stake in a Health Bill That Slashes the Safety Net – New York Times


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What's at Stake in a Health Bill That Slashes the Safety Net
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It is startling to realize just how much the social safety net expanded during Barack Obama's presidency. In 2016, means-tested entitlements like Medicaid and food stamps absorbed 3.8 percent of the nation's gross domestic product, almost a full
Linda Timmons: Health plan would cut safety netOmaha World-Herald
Health advocates fear impacts to hospitals, safety-net despite changes to GOP repeal planModesto Bee
Trump's budget is a stealth health-care bill. And it would make Americans sick.Washington Post

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