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Napolitano Meets with African Officials to Discuss Aviation Security

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on Monday met with African officials in Nigeria and the International Civil Aviation Organization to discuss how to enhance international aviation security. Napolitano said the attempted terrorist attack on Dec. 25 showed that international terrorist threats must be countered with a global response …

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Highlights of Nuclear Security Summit

The risk of a nuclear attack has been on the rise, Obama said yesterday at the 2010 Nuclear Security Summit. The risk of a nuclear war may be on the decline, but there are still many nations that have nuclear materials. Obama said, “Just the smallest amount of plutonium, about …

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Telepharmacy for U.S. Navy

The U.S. Navy has been facing a shortage of pharmacists. When catastrophes such as the earthquake in Haiti occur, many pharmacists are deployed and this in turn makes a shortage of pharmacists in other areas. But now there is a solution: ScriptPro Telepharmacy. This is a robotics-based management telepharmacy system …

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Physicians Less Hesitant about Using, Buying EHR Systems

Despite reservations about privacy issues and concerns about the economic viability of web-based health records systems, a recent health IT market research report found physicians today are less apprehensive about using and buying EHR systems, Modern Healthcare reports. Utah-based health IT researcher KLAS Enterprises conducted interviews with 370 ambulatory-care physicians …

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IRS Offers Extensions to File

Tax season is about to come to an end, but not for everyone. Taxpayers are given the option to file a form for an extension. All one has to do is file the Form 4868 through the IRS Free File to get a six month extension until October 15, 2010. …

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Secretary Gates, Brazilian Defense Minister Sign Security Pact

Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates and Brazilian Defense Minister Nelson Jobim yesterday signed a new defense cooperation agreement, which Gates said “offers a transparent, positive model for engagement throughout the Americas.” “This agreement will lead to a deepening of U.S.-Brazil defense cooperation at all levels and will demonstrate how much …

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EPA Gives More Brownfield Funding

The Environmental Protection Agency is pouring more than $2 million into job training for brownfield clean ups. The Brownfields Job Training Program will train people to redevelop the brownfield properties, which include various polluted areas such as abandoned industrial sites, abandoned gas stations, or old textile mills. These training programs …

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Karen M. Bell New Chair for CCHIT

The Certification Commission for Health IT announced Monday its new chair, Karen M. Bell, who is a former senior vice president of health IT services at Masspro and a board-certified internist. “I am honored to have this opportunity to lead the Certification Commission as we enter a new phase of …

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