Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Ceremonially Signs Four Health Care Bills That Will Reduce Costs, Improve Access and Quality
Three of the bills were part of the Governor's 'Prescription for Pennsylvania'
CAMP HILL, Pa., July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
today ceremonially signed three health care measures that were part of his landmark Prescription for Pennsylvania health care reform p...
Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Urges General Assembly to Support Children's Health Insurance Program
CHIP, Pa's recognized children's health-care leader, may be faced with harsh decisions
FOLSOM, Pa., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
said today that Pennsylvania families should not have to worry about losing health insurance for their children -- especially durin...
Governor Rendell Discusses Impact of Budget on Services for Families of Children With Autism
BRYN MAWR, Pa., June 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
today met with families in southeastern Pennsylvania to discuss what is at stake in the proposed state budget as it relates to autism services. An estimated 25,000 Pennsylvania children and adults live with an autism spe...
Governor Rendell Proposes Offering Prescription Help to 30,000 More Older Adults as Part of Plan to Save $60 Million
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
today announced his proposal to raise the income limit for the Lottery-funded PACENET prescription drug benefit for older Pennsylvanians, providing help to an additional 30,000 people who have little or no drug coverag...
Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Thanks 'Pioneers' for Making Pennsylvania the National Leader on Chronic Care Management and Creating Patient-Centered Medical Homes
PHILADELPHIA, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
today thanked a group of health care professionals and insurers for being the "pioneers" who helped launch his groundbreaking Prescription for Pennsylvania health care reform plan chronic care and patient-centered medic...
Gov. Rendell Proposes Help for Counties Battling West Nile; Warns Future Amounts Could be Less
Senate Republican Budget Proposal Could Slash Grants by 40 Percent
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a year in which the West Nile Virus was discovered in 33 counties and 14 Pennsylvanians were diagnosed with the disease, including one fatality, Governor Edward G. Rende...
Governor Rendell Announces Pennsylvania's First Confirmed Case of 2009 A/H1N1 Flu
Public Urged to Remain Calm; Take Commonsense Steps to Prevent Spreading Flu
NORRISTOWN, Pa., May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
today announced Pennsylvania's first laboratory-confirmed case of 2009 A/H1N1 in a 31-year-old man from Montgomery County.
Governor Rendell Says Medical Malpractice Insurance Continues to Show Signs of Significant Improvement
Both Mcare and court claims lower than in 2003
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell
today said that the most recent data from the Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund (Mcare) and the Pennsylvania courts point to significant improveme...
Governor Rendell Reminds Families of Resources to Help Avoid Foreclosures, Provide Relief
Urges Prompt Action on Relief and Recovery Budget Proposal
PHILADELPHIA, April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a year in which foreclosures in Pennsylvania increased by nearly 130 percent and a month when more families than ever turned to the state for help staying in their home, Governor ...
Governor Rendell Lauds Arrival of Medical Device Firm's Global Headquarters in York County
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With a boost from state investments, a safety medical device company has relocated its world headquarters to York County in an $8.7 million expansion project that will create 33 high-wage jobs, Governor Rendell
Venture Capitalists to Invest in Promising PA Life Science Companies, Governor Rendell Says
Pittsburgh & Philadelphia Firms to Help Stimulate Biotech Sector
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania is setting the stage for future opportunity and innovation while expanding its reputation as a leader in the life science industry, Governor Edward G...
Governor Rendell Says Life Science Industry Will Fuel New Breakthroughs, Generate Jobs for Decades to Come
Encourages Forum Attendees to Keep up Fight, Restore U.S.'s Leadership
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's commitment to developing and diversifying its biotechnology business sector has helped it to weather the economic downturn and set the stage for future o...
Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Says State Number 1 in New Biotechnology Study
Magazine Ranks Pennsylvania Ahead of California, Massachusetts
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's
efforts to develop and diversify its biotechnology business sector have
made it the number one state in the nation in the newest Business
Facilities magazine stud...
Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Breaks Ground for Global Pharmaceutical Services Company's North American Headquarters
Montgomery County Facility To Create At Least 260 Jobs
LOWER SALFORD TOWNSHIP, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
Governor Edward G. Rendell
helped to break ground today for the new North
American headquarters of the Almac Group, a Northern Ireland-based provider
of research, development...
Bion Announces PENNVEST Board Approves $7.8 Million Financing for Kreider Farms Dairy Project
...Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Bion release: http://www.biontech.com/news/pressreleases/release20080929.php ).
Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. rendell
announced on Monday a $94 million investment in water infrastructure that included the loan to Bion for "the construction of a livestock waste treatme...
Capital Area Biotechnology Partnership Receives $160,000 State Investment
...otechnology and related fields.
Bagley discussed workforce development's role in the continued economic
success of the commonwealth.
understands that Pennsylvania's economic future
depends on the state's ability to compete in the world's most dynamic
industries and to develop a work...