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Bill reorganizing state health department presented to Scott

By | 04.13.12 | 4:05 pm

A bill that critics say will weaken Florida’s health department was presented to Gov. Rick Scott today.

Public health experts warn Scott against signing health department reorganization

By | 03.23.12 | 4:23 pm

The Florida Public Interest Research Group (PIRG), along with Florida’s public health associations and a coalition of distinguished public health leaders, have sent a letter to Gov. Rick Scott asking him to oppose legislation that seeks to reorganize the state’s Department of Health (DOH), warning that it would be “very detrimental to public health.”

Bill that critics say would weaken state health department heads to governor’s desk

By | 03.09.12 | 11:56 am

With very little debate and a 31-9 vote, the Florida Senate passed a bill today that critics have warned would severely weaken Florida’s Department of Health.

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