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February 14, 2020 | 0 comments
The CDC called to tell local officials that a plane with Americans returning from the center of the coronavirus outbreak was set to land in 11 hours. A doctor leading the response shares what... more
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February 13, 2020 | 0 comments
A health reporter learns firsthand how confusing and challenging the Children's Health Insurance Program can be for parents.
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February 10, 2020 | 0 comments
Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: FairWarning is looking for a staff writer
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February 10, 2020 | 0 comments
With crucial health insurance protections hanging in the balance, journalists need to be especially rigorous and well-informed on health care policy as the campaigns unfold.
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February 07, 2020 | 0 comments
Why do so many able-bodied actors take on roles portraying a person with disabilities?
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February 03, 2020 | 0 comments
Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: Bustle is looking for a part time, remote reporter to cover health and wellness
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February 03, 2020 | 7 comments
The California State Assembly recently passed AB 890, which would give “full practice authority” to nurse practitioners. But a California physicians group opposes the bill.
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January 31, 2020 | 1 comments
Several states are now leading the way to ensure doulas are available to the low-income and underserved women who need them most.
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January 30, 2020 | 0 comments
Investigative reporters Daniel Gilbert of The Seattle Times and Neil Bedi of the Tampa Bay Times both took deep dives into psychiatric hospitals over the past year.
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January 29, 2020 | 2 comments
Often when journalists cover sexual assault, they focus on the details of what happened. Rarely do we pause to look at the long-term mental and emotional impacts on the person who came forward about... more
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January 28, 2020 | 0 comments
Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: CNN Underscored is looking for a health and nutrition editor
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January 28, 2020 | 1 comments
The American College of Physicians is calling for either a single-payer system or a government-run public option. "This is huge!" according to contributor Trudy Lieberman.
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January 27, 2020 | 0 comments
In California, the world’s fifth-largest economy, an estimated 1 million residents don’t have access to clean, safe drinking water. Many water districts are facing huge challenges.
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January 23, 2020 | 0 comments
The Center for Health Journalism has awarded $25,000 in reporting grants from our Impact Fund to help California journalists undertake ambitious explanatory or investigative reporting about health... more
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January 22, 2020 | 0 comments
Simon Haeder has studied narrow health insurance networks for years, but it wasn’t until the professor's 4-year-old son cracked his tooth that he really appreciated the practical implications.



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