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02/12/2019 - Kaiser Health News
WASHINGTON, DC - "I think we're doing the long-term responsible thing," said state Sen. Allen Christensen, the bill's lead sponsor. But there was an outcry from critics who said the Legislature was ignoring the wishes of the voters. "This is a dark day for democracy in Utah," said Andrew Roberts, a spokesman for the group Utah Decides. The lawmakers' moves will likely act as an example to other red states for how they can avoid being pushed into an uncontrolled expansion.

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02/12/2019 - Kaiser Health News
WASHINGTON, DC - The author of the study said the findings show there's no need to dramatically overhaul Medicare and Medicaid to control national spending on healthcare.

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02/11/2019 - Modern Healthcare by: Harris Meyer
WASHINGTON, DC - Addiction treatment experts say there's a huge need to expand high-quality outpatient care, including medication-assisted treatment, to Americans with opioid and other substance use disorders.

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02/11/2019 - Modern Healthcare
WASHINGTON, DC - Feb. 17 marks the 10th anniversary of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act being signed into law.

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02/11/2019 - WVNews
CHARLESTON ,WV - A West Virginia hospital system has been awarded $1 million to expand substance abuse residential treatment services in a five-county area.

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02/11/2019 - CNN
WASHINGTON, DC - Demand for measles vaccine has surged in the Washington county where the highly contagious virus is linked to more than 50 confirmed illnesses this year -- including among people who had previously shunned the shots.

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02/11/2019 - The Register-Herald by: Matt Combs
BECKLEY, WV - At one point last year Kevin Smith got down to 105 pounds.

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