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November 17, 2017

 

Krystal Cheatham is a CMA at the new clinic.

Indiana’s First Food Bank Based Health Clinic Now Open

Indiana’s first food bank-based health clinic is now open in Indianapolis.

November 14, 2017

 

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Terre Haute, Indy Join Cities Suing Opioid Distributors

Along with Indianapolis, Muncie and Scott County, Terre Haute is alleging that pharmaceutical companies have contributed to the ongoing opioid epidemic.

November 3, 2017

 

Insulin syringes on a black table.

State Health Officials Caution About Rising Diabetes Rates

The Indiana State Department of Health said Thursday that the disease is the seventh leading cause of death in the state.

November 2, 2017

 

McLaren Health Care currently operates in Michigan. Indiana will be the group's first out-of-state operation.

Michigan-Based Health System Buying Indiana Insurer

McLaren Health Care plans to maintain MDwise's Indiana operations, which currently include the Hoosier Healthwise and Healthy Indiana Plan.

October 11, 2017

 

Indiana Rural Health Association advocates value-based reimbursement for medical services as opposed to fee-for-service price models

$1M Award To Benefit Midwestern Tele-Health Resource Providers

Indiana Rural Health Association, Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center to receive $325,000 per year across next three years.

September 20, 2017

 

Affordable Care Act repeal protesters pray during a rally outside Senator Todd Young's office.

With Another ACA Repeal Effort, Protesters Stay Vigilant

The latest in a string of rallies against repealing the Affordable Care Act came as a surprise.

September 12, 2017

 

Tahwii Spicer and her son, Reece.

Cultural, Economic, Other Factors Drive Black Breast-Feeding Gap

Breast-feeding rates are increasing each year, but a gaping disparity between Black women and women of other races remains.

September 11, 2017

 

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Diabetics Protest Rising Insulin Prices At Eli Lilly Headquarters

Patients say the skyrocketing price of insulin—which more than doubled from 2002 to 2013 — is squeezing them to the point of outrage.

September 1, 2017

 

Employees rally outside of the Veterans Affairs hospital in Indianapolis for staffing support.

Veterans Affairs Employees Urge Staffing Support At Rally

Earlier this year there was a call to fill thousands of positions across the country to improve access.

August 31, 2017

 

Every day Hosler juggles bus schedules, doctors appointments, random drug testing and job hunting.

Moms Need Daily Addiction Help To Stay In Recovery, Stay With Kids

For thousands of moms with opioid addiction, this is their struggle: keeping the disease under control during and after pregnancy, in order to keep their kids.

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