Buy and Bust: Collapse of Private Equity-Backed Rural Hospitals Mired Employees in Medical Bills

The first unexpected bill arrived in December, just weeks before Tara Lovell’s husband of 40 years…

On the Wisconsin-Illinois Border: Clinics in Neighboring States Team Up on Abortion Care

WAUKEGAN, Ill. — Around two days a week, Natalee Hartwig leaves her home in Madison, Wisconsin,…

After Wiping Out $6.7 Billion in Medical Debt, This Nonprofit Is Just Getting Started

Soon after giving birth to a daughter two months premature, Terri Logan received a bill from…

‘Still a Lot of Pain’: Four Years After Mass Shooting, Texas Community Grapples With Fallout

If you or someone you know is in crisis, dial “988” for the 988 Suicide &…

For Medically Vulnerable Families, Inflation’s Squeeze Is Inescapable

ROSAMOND, Calif. — Deborah Lewis rose from bed before dawn and signed in to her phone…

Community Health Centers’ Big Profits Raise Questions About Federal Oversight

DARLINGTON, S.C. — Just off the deserted town square, with its many boarded-up businesses, people lined…

Journalists Scrutinize Retail Giants’ Push Into Health Care and Government’s HIV Surveillance

On Aug. 5, KHN chief Washington correspondent Julie Rovner discussed CVS Pharmacy’s plan to offer more primary…

Watch: How Nursing Homes Put Friends and Families on the Hook for Residents’ Debts

Barbara Robinson was just trying to help her mother’s friend sign up for Medicaid and move…

Inflation Reduction Act Contains Important Cost-Saving Changes for Many Patients — Maybe for You 

The giant health care, climate, and tax bill expected to pass the House on Friday and…

Democrats Didn’t Achieve All Their Goals, but Inflation Reduction Act Makes Historic Medicare Changes

The giant health care, climate, and tax bill expected to pass the House on Friday and…