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Family Health International – Center for Public Integrity

WEBFHI background. Touting itself as one of the “largest and most established nonprofit organizations active in international public health,” FHI has 37 offices …

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Million-dollar question: How to find safe homes for those …

WEBThese days, when she’s not monitoring her daughter’s care or providing it herself, Elliott writes to bureaucrats, testifies before the state Legislature, and files …

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Mental Health Parity Collaborative – Center for Public …

WEBUpdated May 16, 2024. The Mental Health Parity Collaborative is a partnership between The Carter Center’s Rosalynn Carter Fellowships for Mental Health …

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Hospital 'facility fees' boosting medical bills, and not just …

WEBAfter Vermont hospitals started buying up the medical practices of local physicians, state Sen. Kevin Mullin of Rutland, began hearing complaints that prices …

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Growth of electronic medical records eases path to …

WEBReading Time: 13 minutes. Electronic medical records, long touted by government officials as a critical tool for cutting health care costs, appear to be …

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Despite efforts to close gap, parity in mental health care …

WEBIn recent years, mental health care has become a mainstream issue. President Biden proposed an expansion of services nationwide. Lawmakers and …

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Extreme heat doesn't stop the mail — even at the cost of postal …

WEB“It was close to 120° in my truck all day yesterday. Safety is just for show. They don’t actually care about safety. Or their employees,” a mail carrier wrote on …

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Home is where the money is for Medicare Advantage plans

WEBA report commissioned by America’s Health Insurance Plans predicted in February that limiting home visits would shave payments to Medicare Advantage plans …

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As Georgia reopens, its intensive-care beds are largely full

WEBA slide prepared by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for an interagency briefing last week said Georgia’s intensive care unit beds were 79 …

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The mounting mental toll of disasters – Center for Public Integrity

WEBInsights from more than 200 disaster survivors and mental-health professionals who took our detailed survey aided our reporting. Here’s what we learned. …

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Resistance to Medicaid expansion creates different health …

WEBThe bills follow generous financial incentives in the American Rescue Plan for states to expand Medicaid. So far, none have budged. Here’s a brief look at what it’s like …

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Health Archives – Center for Public Integrity

WEBby Nora Fleming May 16, 2024. In recent years, mental health care has become a mainstream issue. President Biden proposed an expansion of services …

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Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere Inc. (CARE)

WEBThe CORE Initiative is a consortium of five organizations known as the Communities Responding to the HIV/AIDS Epidemic. The program, which predates …

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OPINION: industry pushes high-deductible insurance plans

WEBThose accustomed to obtaining health insurance through the workplace and choosing among different types of policies may be in for a rude surprise. Increasingly, …

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Whistleblower suit says health plan cheated government out of …

WEBJosh Valdez took an executive level job in April 2010 expecting to improve medical services at two Puerto Rican Medicare Advantage health plans owned by a …

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Americans for limited credibility – Center for Public Integrity

WEBA major libertarian political activist has sent thousands of letters to liberal funders threatening to expose them in their local communities, Ben Smith of The Politico …

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Disasters are driving a mental health crisis

WEBDisasters are driving a mental health crisis. From climate-fueled storms to COVID-19, mounting catastrophes are sowing stress and trauma. The country’s one …

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Health insurance PACs have love-hate relationship with health care

WEBThe health insurance industry presented itself as a key ally of President Barack Obama’s health care law while at the same time making hefty contributions to …

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Climate change is killing Americans. Health departments aren’t …

WEBA home builder works at sunrise on a summer day in 2016, in Gilbert, Ariz., in an effort to beat the rising temperatures. (AP Photo/Matt York) Posted in Hidden …

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Politics of pain: Drugmakers fought state opioid limits amid crisis

WEBReading Time: 15 minutes Editor’s note: This is the first installment of an ongoing series. The next stories explore how a loose coalition of drugmakers and …

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