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2010-09-28 10:05:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today announced that he has appointed Michael K. Huff, R.N., as acting Secretary of Health, effective Oct. 1.

2008-10-04 21:00:17

By Dhananjay Mahapatra NEW DELHI: If the National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) has so far mobilised $700 million to fight the AIDS menace, the health ministry has gone beyond its mandate and requested the concerned ministries for making available free transport, BPL cards and extension of the NREGA scheme to the socially stigmatised 2.5 million HIV positive people.

2008-09-24 00:00:27

Scotland's health secretary says proposed waiting-time guarantees means some National Health Service patients could be sent to other countries for surgery.

2008-08-24 18:00:25

Our story last week about the DIY revolution by fed-up nurses who have improved efficiency in their hospitals won widespread support... WELL DONE to the nurses - and well done to Health Secretary Alan Johnson for finding pounds 50million to help the rest of the NHS follow suit.

2008-06-19 18:00:35

HEALTH Secretary Alan Johnson has hit back at North East doctors concerned that a controversial shake-up could herald the death of traditional GP surgeries.

2008-06-14 00:00:31

SCARBOROUGH Hospital had to turn away patients after running out of beds just as an NHS jury went out to consider its verdict on moves to centralise more services on the site.

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  • A woman who operates an automobile.
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