<![CDATA[Health Care News |]]> http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/health-care/ en-us Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:19:29 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:19:29 EST Health Care 60 efrederick@newsobserver.com (Eric Frederick) Flu kills 17 more people in North Carolina http://www.newsobserver.com/living/health-fitness/article200290019.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:40:34 EST

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The flu epidemic is affecting blood supplies for NC hospitals http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article200373914.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:39:33 EST

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Rural parts of North Carolina need more doctors. He’s trying to change that. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article200165364.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:42:53 EST

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Report: Patient advocacy groups pushed opioids after getting industry money http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article199743434.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 19:30:00 EST

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NC Treasurer to UNC Health Care: Put up $1 billion to guarantee cost savings http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article199846109.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:53:57 EST

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NC state employees could suffer under UNC Health Care deal, say state leaders http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article199701819.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:18:41 EST

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34 more people in NC have died from the flu – the state’s worst week yet http://www.newsobserver.com/living/health-fitness/article199083029.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 08 Feb 2018 12:43:40 EST

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Carolinas HealthCare System takes a new name as it aims for regional growth http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article198815854.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 07 Feb 2018 11:31:35 EST

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The flu virus has favorite places to ambush you. But you can fight back. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article198921629.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:42:53 EST

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After approving Medicaid work requirements, Trump’s HHS aims for lifetime coverage limits http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article198549284.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 19:00:32 EST

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Who will win if doctor proves Duke and UNC colluded on hirings? A judge weighs in http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article197943509.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Feb 2018 06:00:00 EST

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Flu claims 20 more in NC in past week, as total state’s death toll climbs to 95 http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article197841404.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 Feb 2018 12:56:29 EST

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Some area pharmacies are running low on the flu vaccine. Here’s where you can get it. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article197301904.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Jan 2018 19:05:02 EST

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Angst mounts over lack of details about UNC-Carolinas health merger http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article196956899.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 18:27:24 EST

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Flu death toll hits season high in NC, including 6-year-old Cary girl http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/health-care/article196669979.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 16:02:19 EST

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Disabled NC child’s image in an abortion post draws fire and a Twitter response http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article196579144.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 10:35:07 EST

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Want fewer side effects from your antipsychotic drugs? UNC scientists are on the case http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/orange-county/article196718354.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 18:04:14 EST

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The ‘most distinctive’ cause of death in each state, according to the CDC http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/health-care/article196655394.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 15:16:03 EST

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Medical costs will rise under UNC Health Care, Carolinas deal, Blue Cross warns http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article196339274.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:32:50 EST

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Overdoses kill more Americans than died in Vietnam. How the VA is fighting back. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article196240349.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:28:00 EST

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He knew the body parts he sold were diseased, but the doctors and dentists didn’t http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article196055264.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 19:33:42 EST

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Some cancer patients still smoke. Here’s how UNC is trying to change that. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article195581424.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:00:00 EST

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UNC, Carolinas health care deal raises questions of legality and ethics among BOG members http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article195545414.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:07:07 EST

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Helping sick children facing death can be unimaginably sad. But for her, it’s a calling. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article195540489.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:48:32 EST

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Congress could cut health insurance for some kids. Here’s what parents can do now. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article195129954.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:05:39 EST

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NC wants to require Medicaid recipients to work. Here’s what would have to happen next. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article194766654.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:03:54 EST

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Shortage of IV bags from Puerto Rico has area hospitals scrambling to care for patients http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article194134374.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Jan 2018 10:47:49 EST

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As flu cases mount, local hospitals ban children from visiting http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article193237529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:21:12 EST

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Judge bars UNC from colluding to prevent medical-faculty transfers http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/education/article192998594.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Jan 2018 15:17:00 EST

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Wake County reports first flu death of season as statewide total climbs http://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article192945809.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:05:26 EST

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