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Health Care Cuts From Vaccinations To Research

March 11, 2013
by Mike Ollove
Kaiser Health News

 

Sequestration spares Medicaid and almost all of Medicare, but automatic cuts to other federal health care programs will make it more difficult for low-income Americans to get maternal and infant care, vaccinate their children, and receive treatment for mental illness.

The federal government gives states tens of millions of dollars in grant money for health services each year, and all of those programs are subject to sequestration cuts.

 

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