• May 28, 2017

    N.J. bill would mandate home health care works get $18 an hour

    A bill awaiting final passage in the New Jersey Senate would require home health care aides to be paid $18 an hour. The measure follows cuts in the r...
  • May 27, 2017

    Used mobility aids from Montgomery County destined for hospitals in Guinea

    A Volvo station wagon from Montgomery County will have a second life as an ambulance in the West African country of Guinea.
  • May 27, 2017

    Community mourns unexpected death of overdose prevention activist

    People trying to prevent more opioid overdoses in Philadelphia are reeling from the unexpected death of Paul Yabor, 55, a longtime local and national ...
  • May 26, 2017 |  Speak Easy

    Essay: 'People die of stigma. They don't die from heroin.'

    It seemed particularly cruel that Paul Yabor, 55, an activist in the HIV/AIDs and harm reduction communities who suffered from a substance use disorde...
  • May 25, 2017

    New Jersey considers tracking EMS responses, outcomes to improve service

    New Jersey would establish a system to track and analyze responses to medical emergencies if a bill introduced in New Jersey's Legislature become...
  • May 25, 2017

    Councilwoman wants Philly to cover IVF procedures for non-union workers

    A Philadelphia councilwoman wants to guarantee non-unionized city workers get the right kind of health coverage to start a family.
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