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  • Small business relief program nears end. The Paycheck Protection Program provided respite for hard-hit small businesses, but it is ending soon. With no word on further government help, owners worry about their fate.
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  • The surgical assistant wasn't in-network and billed $1,167. Surgeons generally decide when they need surgical assistants, although the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services maintains lists of procedures for which a surgical assistant can and cannot bill. Meniscus repair is on the list
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  • CDC bans U.S. cruises through September. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday extended its ban on passenger cruising from U.S. ports through Sept. 30, citing “ongoing” coronavirus outbreaks aboard ships.
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  • First Coronavirus vaccine tested in humans shows promise. An experimental coronavirus vaccine made by the biotech company Moderna provoked a promising immune response against the virus and appeared safe in the first 45 people who received it, researchers reported in The New England Journal
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  • What happens when you're disabled, but nobody can tell. The author and clinical psychologist Andrew Solomon examines the disabilities that ramps and reserved parking spots don’t address. This article is part of a series exploring how the Americans With Disabilities Act has
 

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