healthcare

A union representing nurses allege that city hospitals and clinics are routinely and systemically understaffed. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Nurses sue city health department over understaffing, unpaid overtime

Nurses employed by the city of San Francisco on Thursday announced they’ve…

 

Workers may get cash payout from medical reimbursement accounts

Offer of $500 bonus intended to help with COVID-related expenses

 

Cruise ship quarantined over coronavirus expected to dock in Oakland Monday

The ship holding roughly 3,000 people has circled the San Francisco coast for days

 

Republican states still face big health care costs as Obamacare is unwound

WASHINGTON — States that fought and shunned the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid…

GOP readies swift Obamacare repeal with no replacement in place

The first major act of the unified Republican government in 2017 will…

UCSF panel highlights nationwide health disparities, social injustices

In her early years on the air, broadcast journalist Soledad O’Brien covered…

Covered California: Cost of health care coverage increasing

SACRAMENTO — The cost of private individual health plans on California's state-run…

Group challenges health law as unconstitutional

The Sacramento-based Pacific Legal Foundation this week will take another step in…

Final deadline arrives for health exchange sign-up

It's not just tax day. Tuesday also is the two-week extension deadline…

Limited patient choice next health overhaul issue

After they get the website fixed, then what? Keeping your doctors and…

Obama admin delays major requirement of health law

WASHINGTON -- In a major concession to business groups, the Obama administration…

San Francisco first responders deserve our praise

We San Franciscans can be very proud of our firefighters and paramedics.…

HHS Secretary – we will ‘reeducate’ you on ObamaCare

In an interview on Monday, the HHS Secretary Katherine Sebelious lamented, “Unfortunately,…

Tort reform and fee-for-service reform are two sides of the same coin

Reihan Salam has a very good piece on why tort reform is…

Get your free Barack Obama commemorative health care reform certificate today!

Organizing for America, the permanent Obama presidential campaign, is offering a free…

What's in the House Health Care Bill? More Bureaucracy!

Everyone on Capitol Hill is scrambling to find out what exactly is…