A new book celebrates the lives and work of those who often go unnoticed. ‘The American Nurse’ features 75 unforgettable women and men at the heart of America’s healthcare system.
San Francisco’s Health Commission has voted to cover sex reassignment surgery for transgender people through the city’s universal health program.
Healthcare for prisoners in California used to be so bad that a judge ruled it was unconstitutional and put a federal receiver in charge of fixing it.
California is eliminating its Healthy Families program and moving those children into the state’s Medicaid program in an effort to save a projected $73 million a year.
The five-member Benefit Exchange Board is making key decisions in Sacramento to lay the groundwork for who qualifies for affordable health care coverage and how they can access those plans.
The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.
Gov. Jerry Brown is telling California lawmakers that he will call a special legislative session on health care at the end of the year.
More than a million Californians will receive rebates from their health insurers next week. The refunds are the first tangible results of the federal health care overhaul.
A grand jury report found a “significant number” of San Francisco restaurant owners benefiting financially from the city’s universal health care program.
Even for those with health insurance, lab tests can end up costing a fortune if patients don’t ask some questions first.