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Health and Medical News

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Census: Insured Population Holds Steady, With a Slight Shift From Private to Public Coverage

Article by KHN on Sep 14, 2021

Victoria Knight and Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News

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Justice Department Targets Data Mining in Medicare Advantage Fraud Case

Article by KHN on Sep 14, 2021

Fred Schulte, Kaiser Health News

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ICUs Are Filled With Covid — And Regret

Article by KHN on Sep 14, 2021

Katheryn Houghton

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ECMO Life Support Is a Last Resort for Covid, and in Short Supply in South

Article by KHN on Sep 10, 2021

Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio

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KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: The Future of Public Health

Article by KHN on Sep 09, 2021

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. You can also listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Pocket Casts or wherever you listen to podcasts.

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Watch: Same Providers, Similar Surgeries, But Different Bills

Article by KHN on Sep 04, 2021

Ely Bair had similar surgeries, at the same hospital, with the same insurer. But he received very different big medical bills. KHN Editor-in-Chief Elisabeth Rosenthal joins “CBS This Morning” to break down how this could happen to you and what you can do to avoid it. 

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Telemedicine Abortions Offer Cheaper Options but May Also Undermine Critical Clinics

Article by KHN on Sep 03, 2021

Amy Littlefield Allison Hansen had just gone through a breakup with her boyfriend last year when she discovered she was pregnant. She already had an 8-year-old son and did not want another child.

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