Monthly Archives: May 2016

TRICARE RELEASES DETAILS OF URGENT CARE PILOT

MAY. 2

 On April 12, the Defense Health Agency (DHA) released details of a congressionally mandated three year pilot program that will determine if the requirement to obtain a referral influences where TRICARE beneficiaries seek care for non-emergency conditions. Specifically, the law directs... Read More

Salmonella Infections linked to Exposure to Live Poultry

MAY. 2

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is reporting an increase in Salmonella infections, or salmonellosis, among people who have had contact with live baby poultry. Since March 2, 2016, 20 cases of salmonellosis have been reported throughout the state; these numbers are... Read More