Physician Practice

Improper vaccine storage can cost you

Medical Environment Update, August 17, 2017

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Southern Ocean Pediatrics and Family Medicine in Manahawkin, New Jersey, cut a check this month for more than $7,000 to the state treasurer’s office. The practice will do so again next month and each month thereafter until February. The payments aren’t for rent, special licensure fees, or insurance premiums. Rather, they’re being sent to the state to cover costs stemming from the mishandling of vaccines that were administered to as many as 900 children.

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