The University of California San Francisco is working with other clinical research teams across the country to use personal health social networks to overcome care barriers such as distance, resource shortages, stigma and high costs.
The HHS Secretary predicted that economic factors, such as uncompensated care and rising rates of hospital closures in states that have not implemented the law's Medicaid expansion, will eventually bring all states on board.
Healthcare and the ACA specifically are front and center on the campaign trail and likely will be until November. Here's a breakdown of many claims and counter-claims that the candidates are brandishing.
With 31 reported cases and the CDC saying only about 1 in 5 people who get the virus will actually be sick, hospitals and health departments are working with the CDC and other public health officials to limit Zika from spreading as much as possible.