New Protocol Could Ease Diagnosis of Bacterial Infections in Infants





Findings promise to reduce need for spinal tap, antibiotics, and hospitalizations.


A new protocol could help emergency room physicians to rule out life-threatening bacterial infections among infants up to 2 months of age who have fevers, potentially eliminating the need for spinal taps, unnecessary antibiotic treatments or expensive hospital stays.… Read full story

Attorney General Yost Seeks to Recover Nearly $16M in Prescription Overcharges

Action is First Step to Recover Overcharges from Pharmacy Benefit Managers

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today initiated the first step in an effort to recover overcharges to the State for the cost of prescription drugs negotiated by pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), beginning the process to collect nearly $16 million on behalf of the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation.… Read full story

Danville/Brinkhaven Police Report – Feb 18, 2019

Danville/Brinkhaven Police Report – Feb 18, 2019
(Information courtesy of The Danville Police Department)

Feb. 11
Traffic violation (no tail lights) – South Market Street, Danville
Assisted an outside law enforcement agency who requested contact to be made w/individual – Hoover Road
Assisted motorist – Millersburg Road/Workman Cemetery
Suspicious person – Millersburg Road/Buckeye Road

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Secretary Perdue Statement on President Trump’s Signing of Appropriations Bill & Declaration of National Emergency

(Washington, D.C., February 15, 2019) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today issued the following statement regarding President Donald J. Trump’s signing of legislation that funds the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and declaration of a national emergency at the southern border:


“I am pleased that Congress has passed, and President Trump has signed, funding for USDA for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2019.

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