The return of doctors in white coats on Wednesday brought issues new and old to the General Assembly. By Hyun Namkoong Familiar topics such..
A wave of 115 nurse practitioners flooded the General Assembly to meet with lawmakers about easing practice restrictions. By Hyun Namkoong..
Advocates worry that the changes facing ADATCs could lead to a loss of specialized care and beds for substance abuse treatment. By Hyun..
A new study finds loosening practice restrictions on North Carolina nurse practitioners, nurse midwives and nurse anesthetists could save..
A new practice in rural Western North Carolina fills the traditional family doctor role, adding a few ‘bells and whistles.’ By Taylor..
For the third year running, cancer treatment advocates are floating a bill to ban the use of indoor tanning beds for anyone under 18. By..
By Julie Appleby Kaiser Health News Starting immediately, the federal government is making it harder for nursing homes to get top grades on..
Halifax found itself ranked 99th of the state’s 100 counties in health outcomes. The community mobilized. By Taylor Sisk For the weary..
By Shefali Luthra Kaiser Health News Though medically unnecessary tests and procedures are often blamed for the nation’s high health care..
When the state rolled out new software to track Medicaid treatment and payments, some physician practices went months without getting..