CDC awards $3.7 million to improve public health and healthcare information sharing

  1. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced $3.7 million in new grants designed to enhance healthcare information in an effort to improve the detection and response to emerging public health threats...

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    Last edit by NRSKarenRN on Jan 12, '07
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  3. by   oramar
    This is very important. Perhaps one of top ten subjects we have discussed here. We worry about SARS and H5N1 but there is a real possibility something else , something unexpected could emerge. SARS has show us that the longer you take to recognize something is happening the harder it is to throw a noose around it. Nationally and internationally the system for watching for emergence of new diseases needs to be improved.
    Last edit by NRSKarenRN on Jan 12, '07 : Reason: corrected thread title

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