Friday, December 2, 2016 - 12:00am
Check out this week's roundup of the latest job openings in health journalism and media.
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 9:00am
With the news of President-elect Donald Trump’s picks for two big health-policy positions, we now have a few more tea leaves by which to ponder the future of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 3:00am
When it comes to addressing disorders of the brain, the medical toolkit is weak. But new mapping projects underway could gradually change our ability to treat many common brain disorders.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 3:44pm
Here we check in with prominent health journalists and experts to see what sites, newsletters and social media feeds they turn to first every morning. This week, we caught up with Liza Gross, freelance health journalist and senior editor of PLOS Biology. Here are her top morning reads.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 3:00am
Rewarding physicians and hospitals for the value of care can dramatically improve care quality and lower costs. So why has the transition to this new model of care been so slow?
Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 11:20pm
In 2011, when the U.S. Congress commissioned the Institute of Medicine Committee and opened a dialogue about the chronic pain problem, the conclusion was clear: it is undermanaged.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 3:00am
New models in Britain and the U.S. take a larger view of the forces that shape people’s health. That’s because sometimes a patient needs an air conditioner more than a hospital bed.
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 5:00am
The editor-in-chief of Health Affairs shares his thoughts on what a Trump presidency will mean for health care, and how reporters can cover this huge, evolving story.
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 3:00am
Republicans, with their relentless insistence on repealing and replacing the ACA, have reframed the discussion of what’s politically possible to achieve in America at the moment.
Friday, November 18, 2016 - 3:00am
A new study shows the gains made in getting kids to the doctor since the turn of the millennium, and clarifies what’s at stake should public coverage programs undergo significant cutbacks.
Friday, November 18, 2016 - 12:00am
New job openings for editors and writers, plus last few weeks to apply for the 2017 California Health Fellowship.
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 3:00am
Regulators are currently weighing a merger proposal from two major health care providers in Santa Barbara County, Calif. Reporter Alex Kacik has tracked the story closely, and offers tip for others covering the consolidation trend.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 10:18pm
When an anonymous source informed The Detroit News that the Detroit Medical Center was improperly sterilizing surgical equipment, health care reporter Karen Bouffard started digging.
Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 2:41am
At The Center for Health Journalism, we believe in the power of engagement to advance journalism. In fact, we could be accused of being evangelists on the topic.
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 3:00am
What does Trump’s victory this week mean for children's health? We already have a few clues on how the GOP might seek to change the Children's Health Insurance Program and Medicaid.