Rachana Pradhan

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Name: Rachana Pradhan
Date registered: January 30, 2020
URL: https://khn.org

Latest posts

  1. Abbott’s Fast COVID Test Poses Safety Issues, Lab Workers Say — April 23, 2020
  2. Trump Touted Abbott’s Quick COVID-19 Test. HHS Document Shows Only 5,500 Are On Way For Entire U.S. — April 2, 2020
  3. CDC Coronavirus Testing Decision Likely To Haunt Nation For Months To Come — March 23, 2020
  4. HHS Removed Images Of Condoms From HIV/AIDS Awareness Fliers — March 2, 2020
  5. When Your Doctor Is Also A Lobbyist: Inside The War Over Surprise Medical Bills — February 12, 2020

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Abbott’s Fast COVID Test Poses Safety Issues, Lab Workers Say

HHS said this test would “save personal protective equipment.” But Abbott’s very design ― devised for mobile testing — means those working with specimens need even more protection, experts warn.

Trump Touted Abbott’s Quick COVID-19 Test. HHS Document Shows Only 5,500 Are On Way For Entire U.S.

States urgently need millions of tests, and the game changer they’ve been waiting on falls well short of what is needed, according to government documents obtained by KHN.

CDC Coronavirus Testing Decision Likely To Haunt Nation For Months To Come

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave huge cities roughly the same number of test kits as some rural spots, which crippled efforts by health officials to contain the virus.

HHS Removed Images Of Condoms From HIV/AIDS Awareness Fliers

For those who are sexually active, condoms are widely recognized as the most effective method for preventing HIV and other diseases, if used correctly. But a fact sheet with “unapproved condom imagery” was taken down from a federal website, KHN has learned.

When Your Doctor Is Also A Lobbyist: Inside The War Over Surprise Medical Bills

As lawmakers consider bills to protect patients against surprise medical bills, doctors have waged a stealth on-the-ground campaign to win over members of Congress. Here’s how they did it.

Trump’s Latest Health Care Challenge: Gaining Voters’ Trust

The president, who has repeatedly pledged to improve health care and lower prescription drug prices, faces disapproval from a majority of Americans on his policies regarding drug costs, protecting people with preexisting conditions and the Affordable Care Act.

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