Monthly Archives: October 2015

U-M President Mark Schlissel, MD, to Speak at 20th Annual Waggoner Lecture on Ethics & Values in Medicine on Tues., November 4

20th Annual Raymond W. Waggoner, MD, Lecture on Ethics & Values in Medicine November 4, 2015 4:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Reception to follow Ford Auditorium | University Hospital Speaker is Mark S. Schlissel, M.D., Ph.D. President, University of Michigan “Making U-M Safer for Students: Confronting the Challenge of Sexual Misconduct" For more information please…
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2015 Third Quarter Opioid Overdose Deaths Report Released

During the first three quarters of 2015, there were 41 opioid overdose deaths among Washtenaw County residents. Fentanyl was found (alone or in combination with heroin) in 18 of these deaths (44%). Eight of these deaths were individuals under 25 (19%). To date, five people have been saved with naloxone by the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s…
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Open Enrollment for Health Insurance Starts November 1

The third-ever open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace starts on November 1 – only a few short days away! The Healthy Michigan Plan is always open for enrollment to those who qualify. Contact a local nonprofit agency who will answer your questions and help you apply for health care coverage for you…
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