Hagerty, Blackburn, Fleischmann Introduce Migrant Resettlement Transparency Act – TTC News Break

1) Hagerty, Blackburn, Fleischmann Introduce Migrant Resettlement Transparency Act
2) Border Officials Fear Spikes In Overdose Deaths With Increased Drug Traffic
3) Governor Lee Signs Off On Unemployment, Certificate-Of-Need Reform

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Governor Lee Signs Off On Unemployment, Certificate-Of-Need Reform

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Has Signed Bills To Lower The Number Of Weeks Residents Can Accept Unemployment Benefits And To Reform Hospital Certificates Of Need.

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Flights of Migrant Children Smuggled Into Chattanooga Under Cloak Of Darkness

Wilson Air Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee Is Receiving Incoming Flights Under The Cloak Of Darkness With Planeloads Of Migrant Children.

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TN General Assembly Passes Measure To Expand Access To Quality, Affordable Healthcare

Before Leaving Nashville Last Week, Tennessee Lawmakers Passed Certificate-Of-Need (CON) Reform, Which Would Reduce The Requirements And Costs Associated With Opening, Reopening Or Expanding A Hospital.

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46 Million Americans Can’t Afford Healthcare, Majority Of Hospitals Do Not Provide Pricing Transparency

Recent Polls Find 18% Of The Country Would Be Unable To Pay For Health Care If They Needed It And The Majority Of Hospitals In The U.S. Have Yet To Comply With A Transparency Ruling That Would Help Patients Shop Around For The Most Affordable Prices.

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State Investigation Uncovers 2,400 Wasted COVID-19 Vaccine Doses In Shelby County

Tennessee Will No Longer Send The COVID-19 Vaccine To The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) For Allocation After A State Investigation Revealed Mismanagement And Waste Of More Than 2,400 Vaccine Doses This Month.

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New Federal Rule: No More Surprise Hospital Bills And More Options For Consumers

As A Result Of A Rule Change Implemented By Former President Trump, Hospitals Have Begun Publishing Their Actual Costs Of Services, Including Discounted Cash And Negotiated Rates.

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Hamilton County COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Changes; Concerns About Reaching Herd Immunity

More People Moved Up In Line For COVID Vaccination, How Decisions Are Made To Move Between Tiers And Concerns About Reaching Herd Immunity.

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Hamilton County Officials Discuss Moderna Vaccine, Plans For Coming Months

The Hamilton County Mayor along with Health Department Officials give updates regarding the arrival of the Moderna COVID vaccine and plans for its use in Hamilton County.

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