White House allocates $250M for public health infrastructure

06/22/2010 | HealthLeaders Media

The Obama administration unveiled a $250 million initiative aimed at improving the public health infrastructure, including efforts to curb the spread of chronic diseases. The project, which comes after the White House announced a $250 million funding boost for the health care workforce, is a "prevention-focused approach" that will benefit providers and patients and reduce costs, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said.

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