HHS To Inject $75M Into School Health Centers

Law360, Washington (May 9, 2012, 4:47 PM EDT) -- Schools looking to build or renovate their health centers may receive a funding boost from a $75 million U.S. Department of Health and Human Services grant program for their projects, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced Wednesday.

The funding influx — part of a $200 million School-Based Health Center Capital program created by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — will go toward creating and renovating health clinics in schools across the country in order to promote children's health, Sebelius said.

“We know that our kids...
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