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THIS WEEK: 773 Celebrations of School Choice Week Organized by Schools, Organizations, and Individuals Underway in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Maryland educators, families, and organizations are gathering to show support for increased educational freedom during the nation's 10th annual School Choice Week. Schools, organizations,…
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FDA approves first treatment option specifically for patients with epithelioid sarcoma, a rare soft tissue cancer

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to Tazverik (tazemetostat) for the treatment of adults and pediatric patients aged 16 years…
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FDA informs health care providers, facilities and patients about potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities for certain GE Healthcare Clinical Information Central Stations and Telemetry Servers

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Food and Drug Administration is issuing a safety communication informing health care providers, facilities and patients about cybersecurity vulnerabilities identified…
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Sodexo earns 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s annual scorecard assessing LGBTQ workplace equality

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today that it received a score of 100…
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DrFirst Survey Reveals that Consumers Still Struggle to Obtain Medical Records Electronically, Despite Widespread Availability of Online Solutions

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite healthcare providers' widespread adoption of web-based patient portals, about one-third of consumers report they have never used one to view their medical records, according to…
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