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Brazil Fails to Replace Cuban Doctors, Hurting Health Care of 28 Million

“Our Cuban brothers will be freed,” Mr. Bolsonaro said in an official campaign proposal presented to electoral authorities. “Their families will be allowed to migrate to Brazil. And, if they pass the revalidation, they will begin [...]

Japan Desperately Needs More Day Care Workers. New Mothers Need Not Apply.

TOKYO — Ever since she was a young girl, all Erica Takato wanted to do was work with small children. She earned a degree in early childhood education and started her career in a profession of utmost importance for Japan: teaching [...]

Health care administrator named to state ethics commission

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – A woman who oversees regulatory compliance at a private medical practice in southern New Mexico has been named to the state’s fledgling ethics commission. Republican House minority leader James Townsend announced [...]

California eyes health care for illegal immigrants

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers are considering proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally. Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom [...]

How Mike Pence’s ‘Indiana mafia’ took over health care policy

Numerous top leaders of the department — including Secretary Alex Azar, Surgeon General Jerome Adams and Medicaid/Medicare chief Seema Verma — have ties to Vice President Mike Pence. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Share on [...]

Elder care homes rake in profits as workers earn a pittance

She alights from a black Ferrari convertible, her Christian Louboutin stilettos glinting in the sunlight. The lid of her black lacquer grand piano is propped open in the living room of her plush Beverly Hills home. “I own a chain of elderly [...]

Donald Trump, Florida GOP allies Ron DeSantis and Matt Gaetz brainstorm on health care

President Trump met with a pair of Floridian GOP allies, Gov. Ron DeSantis and Rep. Matt Gaetz, on Monday to brainstorm ways to “expand choice and competition” in health care and slash drug prices, including the safe importation of medicines. The [...]

Trump’s health care blundering soothes Democratic infighting

Just about every Democrat has voiced support for Nancy Pelosi’s efforts to defend Obamacare — even if they disagree about where to go from there. | Toya Sarno Jordan/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House [...]

Minnesota Senate approves package of GOP health care bills

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Senate has given bipartisan approval to a package of Republican-authored bills aimed at making health care more affordable, accessible and transparent. The bills included one for greater oversight [...]

Senate GOP alarm forced Trump’s latest health care flip-flop

President Trump has typically dug in in the face of opposition and anger from fellow Republicans, but was more receptive than usual to the entreaties of his allies on the issue of health care. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images White House Top [...]