Military medical supplies for Native Americans

September 1996
AHA News;09/09/96, Vol. 32 Issue 36, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the US Department of Health and Human Services is partnering with the Department of Defense to transfer more than $4 million in Defense Department medical equipment to 120 clinics and hospitals within the U.S. Native American health care system.


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