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Hacienda to give licensing authority over to Dept. of Health – ABC15 Arizona

PHOENIX — Hacienda HealthCare has responded to state officials, agreeing to give licensing authority over to Department of Health. Multiple state agencies have said they opposed the abrupt closure of a Hacienda HealthCare unit where an incapacitated woman was raped, became pregnant and gave birth last year. Officials say they have concerns over patients being… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »