Legislators are considering a bill to make testing for immune disorders a mandatory part of North Carolina’s newborn screening process...
By Rose Hoban A big shuffle is coming to the top of the state’s Medicaid program, Sec. Aldona Wos announced today. The current..
Legislators trim restrictions from a bill that would extend the waiting period for an abortion from 24 to 72 hours. By Rose Hoban House..
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..
This year’s Child Health Report Card finds improvement in many health indicators, but poverty-related problems impede improvement for..
Department of Health and Human Services grant funding will be used to provide a 24-hour urgent care and crisis facility for mental health..
When the state rolled out new software to track Medicaid treatment and payments, some physician practices went months without getting..
A look at trends in pregnancies, births and abortions in North Carolina over the past several years. By Rose Hoban Fewer women in North..
According to advocates and officials at a meeting in Raleigh this week, North Carolina’s network of help for people in mental health..
This year’s flu season is busy, with at least 10 percent of all North Carolina emergency department visits for flu-like symptoms. By..