Healthcare


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These Top Scientists Are Now Saying It’s Time For Another Stay-at-Home Order In Arizona

Ducey announced a new round of business closures Monday, but experts say his mandate doesn't do nearly enough.

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Arizona Has Fewer Than 200 ICU Beds Available

Arizona’s availability of beds isn’t the only resource being stressed. Hospitals have asked workers from other cities and states to help keep things moving.

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The GOP Wants to Repeal the ACA During a Pandemic. Democrats Are Trying to Expand Coverage.

If the Affordable Care Act is struck down, tens of millions of Americans would lose coverage and protections for pre-existing conditions.

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I’m a Former VP at Cigna. Health Insurers Are No Friend to Racial Equity.

As a former health insurance executive who oversaw corporate communications, I know first-hand that these recent carefully crafted commitments to racial justice are designed to paper over a shameful truth.

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The Supreme Court Ruling Didn’t Fix These LGBTQ Discrimination Loopholes

Despite the Supreme Court recently strengthening LGBTQ protections in the workplace, healthcare discrimination is still possible in Arizona.

WATCH: Veterans Deliver Message to Sen. McSally

Veterans have expressed frustration at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Sen. Martha McSally due to their handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Arizona Hospitals Convert Entire Floors Into COVID-19 Wards as Cases Surge

Surging numbers of COVID-19 cases have pushed some Arizona hospitals to their limits in recent weeks, and health experts say something needs to be done.