County-by-county reports on the health and safety of North Carolina’s children shows child poverty levels increased in all 18 westernmost counties between 2007 and 2012, with some — Clay and Polk, specifically — seeing childhood poverty increase by more than 50 percent in those five years.
When she appeared before a legislative oversight committee Tuesday morning, N.C. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Aldona Wos told leg ...
The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services will formally present its Medicaid reform plan to the N.C. General Assembly on March 17, 2014.
U.S. senators are expected to vote on a five-year farm bill agreement this week following a vote in the House last week. Carolina Public Press reports on how Reps. Foxx, McHenry and Meadows voted on the measure, which would expand a federal ...
From NC Health News: North Carolina lawmakers are taking another look at a proposal to loosen the practice restrictions on nurse-midwives.
It’s far from definite what a plan to reform the state’s Medicaid plan will look like, according to staff from the Department of Health and Human Services and the new Medicaid Reform Advisory Group.
A look at how Western North Carolina and statewide agencies managing the subsidized child-care program dealt with the recent federal shutdown -- and what parents and officials across the region may face if it happens again.
Jim Johnson, William R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at UNC's Kenan-Flagler Business School, will present Disruptive Demographics on Oct. 24 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.