Covid-19In California, Caregivers of People With Disabilities Are Being Turned Away at COVID Vaccine Sites
To get vaccinated, caregivers need to show a personalized letter ? attesting they are family caregivers of a child with...
Covid-19Rural Americans in Pharmacy Deserts Hurting for COVID Vaccines
In areas without pharmacies, rural residents may have to drive long distances to get shots, and do so twice for...
TechnologyRoot of Some Health Disparities May be Buried in Technology
UCSF Health examines its algorithms and more to address health inequities related to patient no-show processes, telehealth, and vaccinations.
TelehealthIllinois Telehealth Providers Push for Permanent Access
Illinois House Bill 3498 aligns telehealth coverage and reimbursements with in-person care.
Strategy'An Arm and a Leg': Revisiting Insulin: How the Medicine Got So Expensive
"An Arm and a Leg" is a podcast about healthcare costs, and its second season is co-produced by KHN.
Covid-19Black Churches Fill a Unique Role in Combating Vaccine Fears
Many Black Americans look to their religious leaders for guidance on a wide range of issues ? not just spiritual...
Covid-19'Into the COVID ICU': A New Doctor Bears Witness to the Isolation, Inequities of Pandemic
Paloma Marin-Nevarez, MD, graduated from the Stanford University medical school in June, right before the virus began its second major...
Covid-19Connecticut Is Doling Out Vaccines Based Strictly on Age. It's Simpler, but Is it Fair?
Shifting to an age-based priority system has frustrated people with health conditions such as cancer or diabetes who thought they...
StrategyBecerra Has Long Backed Single-Payer. That Doesn't Mean It Will Happen if He's HHS Secretary.
A digital ad running in Georgia and New Hampshire says Xavier Becerra, President Joe Biden's nominee for HHS secretary, supports...
Covid-19How Inequity Gets Built Into America's Vaccination System
People eligible for the coronavirus vaccine tell us they are running up against barriers that are designed into the very...
Covid-19Calling All Vaccinators: Closing the Next Gap in COVID Supply and Demand
As an increasing number of vaccine vials are shipped in coming weeks, the concern about shortages may well shift to...
Covid-19Countless Homebound Patients Still Wait for COVID Vaccine Despite Seniors' Priority
Home care agencies and hospice organizations don't have access to COVID vaccines either for their staff or patients.