For one of the only pediatric providers in Hertford County, providing care to an underserved rural population is the dream. But the..
By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News Many Medicare beneficiaries treated at primarily rural “critical access” hospitals end up paying..
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services now reimburses more telepsychiatry services, potentially increasing access to psychiatric..
People in Belhaven are getting used to the new reality: Life without a local hospital. By Lisa Gillespie Kaiser Health News People in this..
By Shefall Luthra Kaiser Health News Americans living in rural areas will be a key target as states and nonprofit groups strategize how to..
The sole health care provider in the community of Snow Camp operates out of a donated trailer from Sylvan Elementary School to meet the..
A wide range of views are expressed at a public hearing on fracking held Friday in Lee County. By Gabe Rivin In a public hearing in Sanford..
Legislative leaders say their coal ash legislation will protect the public’s health. But environmentalists argue that it doesn’t do..
When it comes to cancer care, where a patient lives makes a difference. But in some instances, distance could be an advantage. By Stephanie..
What seemed to be a promising agreement between Vidant Health Systems, the NAACP and the town of Belhaven to keep Vidant Pungo hospital..