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Health & Medicine

Ducey Seeks Medicaid Revamp to Lower State's Costs

Aug 3, 2015


Plan requires increased co-pays, savings from one-quarter of Medicaid recipients.


Douglas' Only Hospital Closing Friday, Won't Reopen

Jul 31, 2015


'Closed for good,' says lawyer representing Cochise Regional Hospital's parent company.


Hospital in Douglas May Shut Its Doors Friday

Jul 30, 2015


Facility loses Medicare payments; it's among hundreds of rural health operations imperiled in US.


Is Arizona Medicaid Funding Mechanism a 'Tax' or a 'Fee'?

Jul 30, 2015


Judge to decide if assessment on hospitals violates state Constitution's two-thirds vote provision.


UA Doctors Join Forces to Fight Heart Disease in India

Jul 24, 2015


Program launched in southern Indian city Bangalore to speed, better inform response to heart attacks


Banner-UMC Ranked Third-Best Hospital in Arizona

Jul 22, 2015


Ranks in top 50 nationally in three areas including elderly, respiratory tract and kidney care


Ducey Orders Review after Planned Parenthood Abortion Issue

Jul 20, 2015


Health department to study state laws to ensure they match federal laws.


AZ WEEK: Supreme Court Rulings' Impact on Arizona

Jun 26, 2015


Court upholds key part of Affordable Care Act; redistricting decision forthcoming


126K Arizonans Keep Insurance Subsidies under Ruling

Jun 25, 2015


US Supreme Court decides 6-3 in favor of Affordable Care Act help with premiums.