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Kansas News Service Monday, September 17th, 2018

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says he's aware that the lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act threatens to undo many provisions that Kansans like.    

Screenshot from Kansas-specific data from Kaiser Health News. (image credit: KCUR and the Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Friday, September 14th, 2018

Some Kansas nursing homes have been cited for practices that can increase a risk of infection. 

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Kansas News Service Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

A state of Kansas task force is suggesting that access to buprenorphine could make it easier for addicts to treat their opioid dependence.   

Kansas News Service Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Corporal William Draughon's family sued the V-A for negligence and was awarded $480,000 in damages. 

Kansas News Service Friday, August 24th, 2018

Human papillomavirus, or HPV, can be transmitted through sex or other intimate skin-to-skin contact.  

Harvest Public Media Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Some of the recalls have been ordered before anyone became ill.  

Kansas News Service Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services is considering a plan to employ a more community-based approach to treatment and care for people with severe mental illnesses. 

The hepatitis C virus, shown here via transmission electron microscopy. (Photo Credit: James Cavallini, Science Source)
Kansas News Service Thursday, July 12th, 2018

The lawsuit alleged that the Kansas privatized Medicaid program denied coverage for new, more expensive, antiviral drugs that have a 90 percent cure rate for hepatitis C.

Governor Jeff Colyer says he wants Kansas to continue pursuing federal approval of a work requirement for Medicaid recipients.
Kansas News Service Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Governor Colyer says the work requirement would help non-disabled adults in Kansas break their dependency on public assistance.

Kansas News Service Monday, June 25th, 2018

Last week, the state of Kansas announced new contracts with three private companies to run the state's Medicaid program. Now, a company that didn't get its contract renewed is going to challenge the decision.   

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