‘Our Sentences Have Turned Into Death Sentences’: A Look Inside A Louisiana Prison Offers Snapshot Of National Issue

Advocates across the country are worried that if the coronavirus outbreak spreads to the prisons, it…

A Vaccine Is The One True Global Exit Strategy From This Pandemic, But Timeline Is Frustratingly Long

Scientists, political leaders and businessmen are trying to adopt ways to cut months off the vaccine…

Health Law Could Act As Safety Net For Millions, But Marketing Has Been So Severely Cut They Might Not Know It

Advocates are calling for the Trump administration to ramp up spending on outreach to make sure…

HHS Watchdog Report Finds Hospitals Are Seriously Grappling With Equipment And Protective Gear Shortages

In the first nationwide assessment for how hospitals are handling the pandemic, the facilities told HHS’…

Industry Roundup: A Medicare Advantage Pay Bump; Hospitals’ Partnerships With Local Agencies; Social Safety Nets And Health

CMS has finalized a bump for Medicare Advantage plans that’s a good deal higher than the…

First Edition: April 7, 2020

Today’s early morning highlights from the major news organizations. Kaiser Health News: Nursing Homes Have Thousands…

Nursing Homes Have Thousands Of Ventilators That Hospitals Desperately Need

As the number of COVID-19 patients climbs and health officials hunt for ventilators to treat them,…

Cancer Patients Face Treatment Delays And Uncertainty As Coronavirus Cripples Hospitals

This story is part of a partnership that includes NPR and Kaiser Health News This story…

Inside Meals On Wheels’ Struggle To Keep Older Americans Fed During A Pandemic

This story also ran on USA Today. This story can be republished for free (details). In…

Dispatch From A Country Doctor: Seeing Patients Differently In The Time Of Coronavirus

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Patients would often stop by…