Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM) introduced a bill Tuesday called “Eliminating the HHS Discrimination Division of 2018” which would get rid of the newly created Conscience and Religious Freedom Division within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
More doctors now screen their patients for signs of abuse and more agencies place victims' advocates inside health centers. Education and counseling for people experiencing violence is also more widely available in clinics and hospitals.
Alabama has lost six hospitals in the last eight years, and will soon lose another by year's end. The situation for rural hospitals is bleak across the country, but Alabama is facing an acute crisis. The Alabama Hospital Association says 84 percent of the state's rural...
While the nation grapples with soaring prices of drugs, dozens of cities, counties and school districts across the country have quietly found a solution they say protects their budgets and saves workers money.