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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 4:00am
Conditions in California’s state prisons were declared unconstitutional more than a decade ago. A new data investigation will look at whether the state is living up its promise to improve inmate medical care across the board.
October 19, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 4:00am
The notorious 6-month wait imposed on patients suffering from liver failure caused by alcohol use disorder has fallen to a court challenge in Ontario, Canada.
October 13, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 12:00am
Thomson Reuters is seeking a Medical News Journalist for Reuters Health consumer and professional clients.
October 13, 2017 | 0 comments
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 4:00am
The simple act of putting the emphasis on the person and not on their health problem – be it a drug use disorder or something else – will have an impact on how you view the sources of your stories and how the story connects with your audience.
October 11, 2017 | 0 comments
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 3:01am
The U.S. spends more than any other country for health care. And economic ideals that should push costs down aren't actually working in our country's system.
October 09, 2017 | 4 comments
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Corporation Public Radio is looking for a new reporter to cover science, health, and technology in the Pittsburgh region, producing features and newscast stories for WESA’s broadcast and website.
October 06, 2017 | 1 comments
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 4:00am
The nursing home industry is a powerful force that pushes back against the great work reporters have done in exposing elder abuse. Plus, we as a country are not very interested in old people except as a part of a commercial transaction.
October 05, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
Kaiser Health News is hiring a policy and politics correspondent to join their team in DC.
September 29, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 4:00am
Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), community clinics have played an important role providing care for newly insured Americans. Funding for programs that enable community clinics to meet patient's needs will expire on September 30th, if Congress doesn’t act.
September 29, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 4:00am
A recently-published Stanford University study found that race influences the quality of care premature babies receive. Though, the lead researcher was clear that the study was not about uncovering racial bias.
September 28, 2017 | 0 comments
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 4:00am
Drug use, misuse and addiction are so embedded in our popular culture that we have grown accustomed to seeing, hearing or reading about every permutation of the experience.
September 27, 2017 | 0 comments
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 2:44am
Focusing on how to finance expanded coverage is often compared to moving the deck chairs around on the Titanic: the whole health care enterprise is sinking under the weight of its high costs, and no amount of shifting who pays how much will keep us all from going under.
September 25, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 1:37pm
Once again, Congress is considering a bill that would repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and make major cuts to Medicaid. Next week, the Senate may vote on this latest repeal effort, led by Senators Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana.
September 22, 2017 | 1 comments
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 4:00am
Much has been reported already about the lack of access to clean water in the unincorporated areas of the Eastern Coachella Valley. Here's how one of our fellows found a new angle.
September 22, 2017 | 2 comments
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 1:00am
A new study will be the first to examine if extra cash for poor mothers may lead to better outcomes for kids.
September 22, 2017 | 0 comments



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