By Thomas Goldsmith The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is backing away from a controversial “seamless conversion”..
North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr is the top recipient of pharmaceutical industry lobbying contributions in Congress. By Stuart Silverstein..
When North Carolina health-insurance customers near 65, there’s one letter among the stream of Medicare-related mail that they really..
A “Before I Die” festival urges people to consider their own deaths, in order to make them better. By Jake Harper Side Effects..
By Anna Gorman Kaiser Health News Janet Prochazka was active and outspoken, living by herself and working as a special education tutor...
Only four North Carolina hospitals received the top rating in a new federal five-star hospital rating system released this week. By Jordan..
A federal proposal would gut a program that helps tens of thousands of North Carolina seniors. By Thomas Goldsmith North Carolinians who..
By Michelle Andrews Kaiser Health News Although primary care doctors frequently see patients with depression, they typically do less to..
Transylvania Regional Hospital was selected an iVantage Top 20 Critical Access Hospital. Vital to its success has been that it’s..