Public Policy - Diverse Health

Official Hopes Charges in Flint Will Restore Trust

Official Hopes Charges in Flint Will Restore Trust

by John Flesher and David Eggert, Associated Press | June 19, 2017
FLINT, Mich. —In a battered city where many still refuse to bathe in tap water, much less dri [...] Read more

Secrecy Over Bill Frustrates GOP Senators

by Sean Sullivan and Kelsey Snell | June 19, 2017
Senate Republican leaders are aiming to bring a major revision to the nation’s health-car [...] Read more

At First Trump Opioid Summit, Advocates Plea for Medicaid Funds

by Lev Facher | June 19, 2017
WASHINGTON — Health advocates on Friday used the first meeting of President Trump’s commiss [...] Read more
Bill Would Let Pharmacists “Prescribe” Narcan

Bill Would Let Pharmacists “Prescribe” Narcan

by Associated Press | June 14, 2017
AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine’s law to allow access to overdose-reversing medicine without a m [...] Read more

47 Counties Won’t Have Obamacare

| June 14, 2017
Forty-seven counties are projected to have no Obamacare insurers next year and 1,200 could have [...] Read more

Healthcare Groups Petition High Court on Travel Ban

by Joanne Finnegan | June 14, 2017
A second U.S. Appeals Court has blocked President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, and alre [...] Read more
Trump to Appoint UNC Doctor to Cancer Institute

Trump to Appoint UNC Doctor to Cancer Institute

by Charles Duncan | June 12, 2017
The director of the University of North Carolina’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center cou [...] Read more

Key Republican Demands Action to Shore Up Insurance Markets

by By Associated Press | June 12, 2017
A senior House Republican on Thursday called for immediate action to stabilize shaky health ins [...] Read more