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EDs could save $8.3B annually with better primary care, study finds

Dive Brief: More effective primary care could save emergency departments an estimated $ 8.3 billion annually, according to a new Premier analysis. Of 24 million visits by patients with certain chronic conditions in 2017, 4.3 million were potentially avoidable. Patients with those conditions contributed to nearly 60% of all ED visits at nearly 750 hospitals… Read More »

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Drugmakers say UK could lose out on EU anti-counterfeit drugs push

(Reuters) – Drugmakers warned on Friday that if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal next month Britons could miss out on an EU-wide system to fight counterfeit drugs that will go live on Saturday after years of British involvement in building it. FILE PHOTO: Used blister packets that contained medicines, tablets and pills… Read More »

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Nebraska Could Vote On This Medical Marijuana Ballot Measure In 2020

Voters in Nebraska could get the chance to make their state the next to legalize medical marijuana through a campaign  that activists and lawmakers launched on Tuesday. GettyGetty The move to put a cannabis question on the state’s November 2020 ballot comes about two weeks after a state Senate committee held a lengthy hearing on a bill to allow… Read More »

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