A long-awaited plan for reforming the state’s Medicaid system has been announced. By Rose Hoban After a nearly yearlong effort, state..
State Health Policy
In an attempt to reduce the teen suicide rate and help adolescents with mental health problems, North Carolina is embracing some grassroots..
State health officials are coming to grips with some of the administrative issues in North Carolina’s Medicaid program. By Rose Hoban..
As counties scrambled to meet a federal deadline to resolve a backlog of food stamp applications and recertifications, those with more..
A program to reduce fatal prescription drug overdoses is seeing success in Wilkes County. Can it do the same on a state-wide scale? By Rose..
After months of review, a new operations guide helps state, locals manage response to abrupt adult group home closures. By Brenda..
A committee will be looking at whether to change the law around nurse-midwives requiring physician supervision or if statutory language..
The first meeting of a legislative committee exploring the issue of food deserts drew a diverse crowd to the General Assembly this week. By..
By Rose Hoban Federal officials are one step closer to withdrawing funding for North Carolina’s problem-plagued Food Stamp program in..
North Carolina had one of the strongest enrollment numbers for the Affordable Care Act online insurance marketplace. How did that occur? By..