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Definition(s):

  • (n) a doctor's degree in preventive medicine

News

  1. DPH Issues Finding Declaring Pediatric Unit at Steward Morton Hospital an Essential Service

    TAUNTON, Mas., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Public Health has just issued its findings regarding the proposed plan by Steward Health Care to close its Level II 13-bed Pediatric Unit at Morton Hospital, a popular service that has existed for more than 50 years and serves an average of 4 – 8 children per day from Taunton and surrounding communities. (The DPH letter ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  2. Former DPH worker accused of using gas cards for personal use

    A former Dept. of Public Health employee has been arrested and arraigned in connection with breaking into a Canton DPH facility on multiple occasions and stealing agency gas cards to purchase fuel for his personal vehicle, Attorney General Martha Coakley announced Wednesday.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: FOX 25 Boston

Quotes

  1. "I am asking DEP to make available to you - at no cost to your community - additional supplies of larvicide that can be used to prevent new generations of mosquitoes from breeding," Gov. Rell wrote. "I have also asked DEP and DPH to make...
    on Aug 23, 2007 By: Jodi Rell Source: TownTimesNews.com

  2. "The checks are in place to make sure DPH doesn't overstep its bounds or take action to interfere or prohibit" the research, Tarr said. "The biggest concern we all had was not making the role of the DPH subject to liberal interpretation. We...
    on Apr 25, 2005 By: Bruce Tarr Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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