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4. What supports nurses the best? The care team. Here are 5 questions to ask yourself about how you are growing healthy teams.
5. High-quality primary care for all Americans: National Academies release plan to achieve it Full story
6. 10 health system CEOs pledge to improve healthcare worker protections Full story
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8. Births fall to lowest level since 1979 Full story
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