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Nebraska Receives $6.5 million in Federal Funds to Combat Opioid MisuseNebraska-Receives-$6-5-million-in-Federal-Funds-to-Combat-Opioid-Misuse10/8/2019
Nebraska Safe Babies Campaign Introduced in ClinicsNebraska-Safe-Babies-Campaign-Introduced-in-Clinics10/7/2019
Nebraska Families to Benefit from New Federal Child Welfare Prevention LawNebraska-Families-to-Benefit-from-New-Federal-Child-Welfare-Prevention-Law10/1/2019
First Nebraska Death Related to Vaping Illness Reported to DHHSFirst-Nebraska-Death-Related-to-Vaping-Illness-Reported-to-DHHS9/30/2019
Nebraska Medicaid Director Dr. Matthew Van Patton Comments on Centene’s Anthem AnnouncementNebraska-Medicaid-Director-Dr.-Matthew-Van-Patton-Comments-on-Centene’s-Anthem-Announcement9/26/2019
September is Suicide Prevention MonthSeptember-is-Suicide-Prevention-Month9/23/2019
Health Alert Issued for Rockford Lake; Alerts Continue for Wagon Train Lake, Willow Creek ReservoirHealth-Alert-Issued-for-Rockford-Lake-Alerts-Continue-for-Wagon-Train-Lake-Willow-Creek-Reservoir9/20/2019
September is Recovery MonthSeptember-is-Recovery-Month9/16/2019
Helping People Live Better Lives DHHS to Host Career Fair September 21 in KearneyHelping-People-Live-Better-Lives-DHHS-to-Host-Career-Fair-September-21-in-Kearney9/16/2019
Helping People Live Better Lives DHHS to Host Career Fair September 21 in GenevaHelping-People-Live-Better-Lives-DHHS-to-Host-Career-Fair-September-21-in-Geneva9/16/2019
DHHS to Hold Town Hall Meetings to Discuss Family First ImplementationDHHS-to-Hold-Town-Hall-Meetings-to-Discuss-Family-First-Implementation9/12/2019
Aedes Aegypti Mosquitoes Identified in NebraskaAedes-Aegypti-Mosquitoes-Identified-in-Nebraska9/10/2019
Several Bats Test Positive for RabiesSeveral-Bats-Test-Positive-for-Rabies9/9/2019
Federally Mandated State Law Now Requires More Comprehensive Background Checks for Child Care WorkersFederally-Mandated-State-Law-Now-Requires-More-Comprehensive-Background-Checks-for-Child-Care-Workers9/6/2019
Helping People Live Better Lives; DHHS to Host Career Fair September 7 in LincolnHelping-People-Live-Better-Lives-DHHS-to-Host-Career-Fair-September-7-in-Lincoln9/5/2019
DHHS Reports Increase in Mumps CasesDHHS-Reports-Increase-in-Mumps-Cases8/29/2019
Gov. Ricketts Appoints Chief Medical OfficerGov-Ricketts-Appoints-Chief-Medical-Officer8/28/2019
Gov. Ricketts, DHHS Release Fourth Annual Business Plan and Priority InitiativesGov-Ricketts-DHHS-Release-Fourth-Annual-Business-Plan-and-Priority-Initiatives8/26/2019
Health Alert Issued for Kirkman’s Cove: Alerts Continue for Rockford Lake, Wagon Train Lake, Willow Creek ReservoirHealth-Alert-Issued-for-Kirkmans-Cove-Alerts-Continue-for-Rockford-Lake-Wagon-Train-Lake-Willow-Creek-Reservoir8/23/2019
Talk to Your College-Bound Teen About Alcohol UseTalk-to-Your-College-Bound-Teen-About-Alcohol-Use8/21/2019
Youth from Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Geneva Relocating to KearneyYouth-from-Rehabilitation-and-Treatment-Center-in-Geneva-Relocating-to-Kearney8/19/2019
Division of Developmental Disabilities to Host Listening SessionsDivision-of-Developmental-Disabilities-to-Host-Listening-Sessions8/16/2019
Health Alerts Issued for Rockford Lake and Wagon Train Lake; Alert Continues at Willow Creek ReservoirHealth-Alerts-Issued-for-Rockford-Lake-and-Wagon-Train-Lake-Alert-Continues-at-Willow-Creek-Reservoir8/2/2019
New North Omaha DHHS Office Reflects Community, Embeds ServicesNew-North-Omaha-DHHS-Office-Reflects-Community-Embeds-Services7/29/2019
DHHS Invites Public to Attend Town Hall Meetings to Discuss Child Welfare Changes in Omaha AreaDHHS-Invites-Public-to-Attend-Town-Hall-Meetings-to-Discuss-Child-Welfare-Changes-in-Omaha-Area7/25/2019
Health Alerts Issued for Willow Creek Reservoir and Harlan County ReservoirHealth-Alerts-Issued-for-Willow-Creek-Reservoir-and-Harlan-County-Reservoir7/19/2019
Summer Heat Safety - Avoid Heat-Related Illness with These TipsSummer-Heat-Safety-Avoid-Heat-Related-Illness-with-These-Tips7/16/2019
July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness MonthJuly-is-National-Minority-Mental-Health-Awareness-Month7/11/2019
Economic Assistance May Be Available for Those Affected by Central Nebraska FloodingEconomic-Assistance-May-Be-Available-for-Those-Affected-by-Central-Nebraska-Flooding7/11/2019
DHHS Finalizes Contract for Child Welfare Case Management Services in Douglas and Sarpy CountiesDHHS-Finalizes-Contract-for-Child-Welfare-Case-Management-Services-in-Douglas-and-Sarpy-Counties7/3/2019
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