GovGuam netted only $136K of $65M in collectible use tax dues

January 22, 2020

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December 18, 2019

Territorial leaders says bill will avert Medicaid 'cliff'

President Trump is expected to sign into law this week a federal spending bill that increases Medicaid funding for U.S. insular areas

and raises...

Washington D.C. – Medicaid funding for Northern Marianas will increase to $60 million both this year and next and  the federal share for Medicaid will go from 55 percent to 83 percent, Congressman Gre...

November 26, 2019

Guam is running out of the federal funds it needs to cover the health care costs for adults who qualify for medicaid. All of the Medicaid funding allocated to Guam under Obamacare is now gone.

In addit...

Two senators on Wednesday filed a  bill that seeks to increase the chances of Guam medical facilities to recruit more qualified nurses.

If enacted, Bill 239-35 would add Guam to the Nurse Lic...

The Guam Public Health Laboratory as received laboratory results of one newly confirmed positive case of locally acquired dengue fever, bringing to 17 the total number of cases on Guam.

The Department...

October 2, 2019

Some doctors receive generous salaries from the cash-strapped public hospital. Why does GMH need a full-time hand surgeon? Dr. Landstrom asks.

Physicians in the United States made a median salary of $1...

September 16, 2019

Members of the government of Guam insurance program members will now have access to over 1 million providers in the U.S. mainland, including world-renowned hospitals from coast-to-coast, according to...

 The Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory received its reaccreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) in August 2019. GRMC received its initial CAP accreditation in 2018.
 

“The...

The Guam Public Health Laboratory has confirmed the first locally acquired case of dengue fever, health officials said, noting that the patient had no travel history outside Guam.

The virus is type III...

September 5, 2019

A physician who was hired by the Guam Memorial Hospital for an unclassified administrative position has received a nearly 100 percent increase in annual salary within a month, from $95,235 in March to...

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