St. Louis – State health department Director Margaret Donnelly is urging Missourians to get vaccinated against both the seasonal flu and the new H1N1 strain.
On Monday, Donnelly will tour a Saint Louis University facility that is overseeing clinical trials for a swine flu vaccine. The school is one of several across the country that is testing flu vaccines for safety and effectiveness.
Jefferson City, MO – Governor Jay Nixon has ordered the Missouri Department of Insurance to look into complaints that health insurance companies are unreasonably delaying reimbursements to doctors and hospitals.
The complaints number in the hundreds, according to Insurance Department spokesman Travis Ford.