The state has been collecting reports of preventable medical errors since August 2007.
An IU nursing professor is leading a four-year study of the advance directives completed by nursing home patients or their health care representatives.
Indiana ranks third nationally in egg production, and preventing avian flu from reaching the state's birds is crucial.
The expansion of Medicaid through the Affordable Care Act meant record increases in Medicaid enrollment and spending nationwide in the 2015 fiscal year.
Bloomington residents and representatives of community organizations offered suggestions for the use of soon-vacant site of IU Health Bloomington Hospital.
The study committee will recommend whether legislators should take the issues up during the next legislative session.
Monroe County is creating a new guardianship program that will find volunteers who can advocate for seniors and incapacitated adults.
In 2014, the Hoosier State saw 25 farm-related deaths — an increase from 18 deaths the previous year.
The study also found that rural counties further away from municipal areas scored the lowest compared to those near or with major towns or cities.
One of the drug task force’s initial recommendations urged the state to seek broader Medicaid coverage for drug treatment.