As California begins erecting its health insurance exchange, Dan wonders about the immensely expensive and complex process of expanding MediCal.
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By Daniel Weintraub
Film at eleven.
Those three words became a part of our language thanks to local television news, which employed them to tease viewers into staying up late to see footage of the latest grisly crime scene.
And that sensational crime c...
The chairman of the $3 billion
California stem cell agency, Jonathan Thomas, today hailed board
action last week as putting “to bed once and for all” questions
about financial conflicts of interest by members of the agency's
More than 1 million low-income Californians would become eligible for health care coverage through Medi-Cal under legislation proposed Monday by Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez.
The measure is meant to lay groundwork for President Barack Obama's...
Health care providers are asking federal judges today to reconsider a December decision by a three-judge panel that allows California to slash Medi-Cal rates.
Gov. Jerry Brown and state lawmakers approved a 10 percent cut in Medi-Cal reimbursements to...
Christopher MacLellan (aka, The Bow Tie Guy) cares for his partner, Richard, who has esophageal cancer and was given three to four months to live – 16 months ago.Chris is an inspiration in so many ways: he is a loving caregiver to his partner and is ...
The following statement by stem cell researcher Jeanne
Loring was read at the January 23, 2013, meeting of the governing board of the California stem cell agency. Loring is director
of the Center for Regenerative Medicine at the Scripps Research