Azar Says Federal Law Had Preexisting Conditions Covered Before ACA. Not So Much.

“First off, it’s in statute already in HIPAA that preexisting conditions are covered.” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar,…

COVID-19

You Can See Friends and Relatives During the Pandemic Surge — But Do It Carefully

Cooped up too long, yearning for a day at the beach or a night on the town — and enticed…

Families Of Health Workers Killed By COVID Fight For Denied Workers’ Comp Benefits

James “Mike” Anderson was a hospital employee in suburban Philadelphia with a low-profile though critical job: changing air filters in…

As COVID Testing Soars, Wait Times For Results Jump To A Week — Or More

Elliot Truslow went to a CVS drugstore on June 15 in Tucson, Arizona, to get tested for the coronavirus. The…

Medical Marketing

JD Cassidy headlines trio of senior-level Syneos hires

As Tim Pantello enters the second half of his inaugural year as president, communications of Syneos Health Communications, he’s rounding…

Three approaches to engaging podcast enthusiasts

Podcasts have surged in popularity over the last few years, expanding their focus from pure entertainment into important areas, including…

Inside the COVID-era debut of People en Español Salud

It takes a supreme degree of confidence to launch a print product into any environment, much less a reconfigured one…

Health and Wellness

Azar Says Federal Law Had Preexisting Conditions Covered Before ACA. Not So Much.

“First off, it’s in statute already in HIPAA that preexisting conditions are covered.” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar,…

States Allow In-Person Nursing Home Visits As Families Charge Residents Die ‘Of Broken Hearts’

States across the country are beginning to roll back heart-wrenching policies instituted when the coronavirus pandemic began and allow in-person…

Colorado, Like Other States, Trims Health Programs Amid Health Crisis

As a teenager, Paulina Castle struggled for years with suicidal thoughts. When her mental health was at its most fragile,…