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Appeals court rejects hospitals' challenge to 340B cuts

Appeals court rejects hospitals' challenge to 340B cuts

The three-judge panel sided with the federal government and rejected the American Hospital Association's attempt to stop Medicare Part B payment cuts to 340B hospitals. The hospitals vowed to continue fighting the cuts.

Planned Parenthood loses bid to stall Title X funding changes

By Susannah Luthi  |  July 17, 2018
Planned Parenthood loses bid to stall Title X funding changes

A federal district judge rejected Planned Parenthood and the ACLU's bid to freeze the Trump administration's new funding criteria for the Title X family planning program, leaving the existing network of grantees in limbo.



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Urgent-care clinics overprescribe antibiotics

Urgent-care clinics overprescribe antibiotics

Nearly half of urgent-care patients diagnosed with conditions that don't require antibiotics received a prescription for one anyway, raising concerns that the practice will contribute to the spread of antimicrobial-resistant pathogens.

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