The quick and thorough response from local and state authorities likely prevented numerous others from developing Legionnaires’ disease. CDC is normally appreciative of our collaborative work with New York’s public wellness experts, she added.. NYC Declares Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Over: – THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 – – The foundation of the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in NEW YORK has been recognized and the outbreak is normally over, thursday health officials said. Since July 10, there have been 124 cases of the condition in the South Bronx, and 12 of those patients died.The Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report is released for Kaisernetwork.org, a free of charge provider of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Panel Kaiser and Company Family members Foundation. All rights reserved.
All Americans should have guaranteed access to affordable coverage: AHIP Karen Ignagni, President and CEO of America’s Health Insurance Plans , released the next statement today on the launch of proposed Senate legislation: The promise of healthcare reform is that it’ll provide all Americans insurance coverage, allow them to maintain their coverage if indeed they like it, and bends the cost curve to put the machine on a sustainable route. These are the standards where any reform bill should be judged, and the Senate bill falls short of meeting them.