HEALTH CARE REFORM

Maryland to begin check of Medicaid rolls again

Maryland to begin check of Medicaid rolls again

Maryland officials are poised to again review their Medicaid rolls for those who no longer qualify.

HealthCare.gov site stumps 'highly educated' millennials. Here's why

Millennials who struggled to sign up for health insurance on HealthCare.gov have some simple advice for the Obama administration: Make the website more like...

Hopkins and Allegheny partner in cancer research

Hopkins and Allegheny partner in cancer research

The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center has finalized a five-year agreement with Allegheny Health Network in Pennsylvania that both medical institutions hope will lead to advancements in cancer treatment and care.

JHU students develop more comfortable defibrillator vest

JHU students develop more comfortable defibrillator vest

For those waiting on surgery to place a defibrillator inside their chest, special vests can deliver lifesaving shocks in the event of a heart arrhythmia. But the downside, some say, is that the vests are so uncomfortable some patients don't wear them all the time.

No agreement in contract talks at Hopkins Hospital

No agreement in contract talks at Hopkins Hospital

Johns Hopkins Hospital and the labor union that represents 2,000 service workers ended contract talks without an agreement Tuesday night, despite intervention by the governor.

O'Malley intervention could mean faster deal in Hopkins Hospital labor dispute

O'Malley intervention could mean faster deal in Hopkins Hospital labor dispute

Gov. Martin O'Malley's intervention in the wage fight between Johns Hopkins Hospital and its service workers reflects the lingering dispute's significance but also signals that it may be resolved soon.

Hopkins scientists pursue origins of the universe

Hopkins scientists pursue origins of the universe

Johns Hopkins University scientists are building a telescope meant to look at space in a way no one has before, hoping to probe the blackness between planets, stars and galaxies, into deep time and the mystery of how it all began.

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