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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 4:00am
Protesters carrying swastikas and shouting words of hate are disturbing. But the construction of a community that puts people at increased risk for poorer health and a shorter life expectancy is equally troubling and must be addressed.
September 18, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:00am
The Chronicle of Social Change has an opening for a full-time general assignment reporter to cover juvenile justice, child welfare and children’s mental health.
September 15, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 2:08am
From my vantage point as a former journalist who much admires what reporters can contribute, journalists can play a more activist role and in so doing help improve the health of the communities in which they live and work.
September 14, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 4:00am
September 30 is the deadline for renewing coverage for about 9 million children nationwide, and there's been a flurry of media pieces pointing to this month's expiration date. But, is this federally-funded program really in jeopardy?
September 12, 2017 | 1 comments
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 1:00am
Suggestions of health insurance policies with skimpy benefits and higher out-of-pocket costs might reduce part of the health insurance cost equation, but is that the kind of insurance system Americans really want?
September 11, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 12:00am
IBM Watson Health is looking for a new Healthcare Research Editor to support multiple projects across the business.
September 08, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 1:03am
Instead of strictly asking about medical providers, Dr. David Carlisle, an expert on health disparities, urges reporters to examine the availability and diversity of dentists, psychologists, pharmacists and optometrists in their community.
September 07, 2017 | 0 comments
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 4:00am
While the quest to repeal the Affordable Care Act is dead for now, many disabled Americans say the fight for their health care -- and the other fundamental rights it guarantees by extension -- is never really over.
September 06, 2017 | 1 comments
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 1:00am
Access to medical care in all of America’s inner cities is a pressing need, particularly in light of possible drastic changes to Medicare and Medicaid.
September 04, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 12:00am
POLITICO Pro is looking for an experienced reporter based in the Chicago area to join their expanding health policy team.
September 01, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 6:10am

Medical pricing is all smoke and mirrors and totally dishonest. In fact, there are no actual prices for medical services. Politicians avoid addressing the nation’s health cost misery by changing the subject to the system of paying medical bills - insurance.

August 31, 2017 | 21 comments
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 1:03am
The largest child welfare system in the nation has undergone major reforms in recent years. But some of these changes have come at the expense of crucial attachments that link children to caring adults.
August 29, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 1:47am
This Silicon Valley response to medical care should make large health systems squirm and might force them to modernize in response to this new challenge.
August 25, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Yahoo Lifestyle is seeking a writer with a particular interest in health and wellness. Plus, don't miss out, the deadline to submit applications for the 2017 California Data Fellowship has been extended to Tuesday, September 5.
August 25, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 4:00am
Recent stories from the New York Times and the Washington Post encapsulate why language choices are so important for responsible reporting on addiction.
August 24, 2017 | 2 comments



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