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Big Changes for DHHS, Medicaid Leadership

Big Changes for DHHS, Medicaid Leadership

By Rose Hoban A big shuffle is coming to the top of the state’s Medicaid program, Sec. Aldona Wos announced today. The current..

May 22, 2015 with 1 Comment
Mental Health Transition Program Scales Up Across State

Mental Health Transition Program Scales Up Across State

People with mental health issues making the transition to more independent living will get a bit more help with a new program. By Rachel..

May 21, 2015 with 0 Comments
Fewer Uninsured in N.C., But Fewer Still in Medicaid-expansion States

Fewer Uninsured in N.C., But Fewer Still in Medicaid-expansion States

By Rose Hoban New national numbers show that in states that have expanded Medicaid the rates of uninsurance have dropped at a faster rate..

May 21, 2015 with 0 Comments
Hospital Execs Make Their Case to Lawmakers

Hospital Execs Make Their Case to Lawmakers

Hospital executives returned to the General Assembly Tuesday to walk the halls and promote their plan for reforming Medicaid. By Rose Hoban..

May 20, 2015 with 0 Comments
NCGA House Health and Human Services Budget: First Look

NCGA House Health and Human Services Budget: First Look

House lawmakers released the first draft of their 2015-17 budget proposals Thursday morning. We take a look at the health and human..

May 15, 2015 with 1 Comment
Hundreds of Hospitals Struggle to Improve Patient Satisfaction

Hundreds of Hospitals Struggle to Improve Patient Satisfaction

By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News Lillie Robinson came to Rowan Medical Center for surgery on her left foot. She expected to be in and out..

May 12, 2015 with 0 Comments
The Small-town Doc with Big Ideas

The Small-town Doc with Big Ideas

He only wanted to be a county doctor, but Allen Dobson’s ideas on health care delivery have propelled him into the national..

April 14, 2015
Legislators Start to Get Clearer Picture of DHHS Finances

Legislators Start to Get Clearer Picture of DHHS Finances

A report from the state auditor brings more of the financials for the Department of Health and Human Services into focus, but there are no..

April 14, 2015
A Medical Home on the Coast for Those With No Place to Go

A Medical Home on the Coast for Those With No Place to Go

Care for the uninsured on the Outer Banks comes in the form of a clinic that feels like home. By Jasmin Singh Bobbie Cutrell came back to..

April 13, 2015
Bill Filing Deadline Brings Flurry of Proposed Health Care Legislation

Bill Filing Deadline Brings Flurry of Proposed Health Care Legislation

Senators filed more than 300 bills this week as they bumped up against their filing deadline. By Rose Hoban Everyone has deadlines:..

March 27, 2015
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