By Jay Hancock and Shefali Luthra After almost slapping a tax on makers of opioid pills earlier this year, Minnesota lawmakers are set..
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By Phil Galewitz Sherri and Thomas Croom have been foster parents to 27 children — from newborns to teenagers — during..
By Steven Findlay When Tracy Deis decided in 2016 to transition from a full-time job to part-time contract work, the loss..
By Shefali Luthra When the American Medical Association — one of the nation’s most powerful health care groups — met in..
By Martha Bebinger, WBUR The Trump administration announced a plan Friday that would affect about 40 percent of the payments physicians..
Governor Bevin has abruptly cut vision and dental benefits from Kentucky’s expanded Medicaid program in the wake of a federal..
A federal judge has blocked Kentucky’s first-in-the-nation work requirements for Medicaid beneficiaries. The Trump administration had approved Kentucky’s waiver which..
By Jordan Rau Even as many Republicans continue to back a repeal of the Affordable Care Act, a majority..
By Phil Galewitz The Trump administration Monday released a Medicaid “scorecard” intended to show how the nation’s largest health program is performing. But the..
By Shefali Luthra This week, Vermont passed a first-in-the-nation law that would facilitate the state’s importation of prescription drugs wholesale from Canada. It..
By Chad Terhune Cooking dinner one night in March, Mark Frizzell sliced his pinkie finger while peeling a butternut squash and..