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CDC announces state funding to bolster against infectious diseases
Modern Healthcare

More than $75 million will go to states to help strengthen their response to a variety of infectious diseases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday.

Funding is slated to go to health departments in all 50 states plus local health departments in Los Angeles County, Philadelphia, New York City, Chicago, Houston and the District of Columbia as part of the CDC’s Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases Cooperative Agreement.