Wednesday, July 21, 2021 | 2:32 pm
Latest by Catherine Sweeney
Thursday, July 15, 2021 | 11:09 am
More than 100,000 Oklahomans have already enrolled in the program, which provides health coverage to low-income adults
Thursday, June 17, 2021 | 7:35 am
‘It’s all about meeting people where they are:’ Oklahoma legalizes clean needle exchange programming
Lawmakers focused on the policy's public safety benefits to ensure its passage out of Oklahoma's conservative statehouse.
Friday, June 11, 2021 | 10:44 am
Health officials are hopeful Medicaid expansion and new safe syringe program will curtail Oklahoma’s Hepatitis C deaths
Oklahoma has long struggled with Hepatitis C and remains third in the nation for deaths from the viral infection.
Thursday, May 20, 2021 | 3:06 pm
Local health officials say that vaccine clinics would be impossible without the volunteers who did everything from administering shots to monitoring bathrooms.
Thursday, April 29, 2021 | 12:25 pm
Stitt Administration’s partially privatized Medicaid plan finds unexpected opponent: Oklahoma House Republicans
Gov. Kevin Stitt's top health priority has been SoonerSelect, a program that would bring insurance companies into Medicaid. House Republicans have joined the fight against it.
Thursday, April 8, 2021 | 11:57 am
Empty appointments at mass vaccination sites mark a new priority: hesitant and hard-to-reach Oklahomans
Health officials are starting a new chapter in the state's pandemic response.
Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 11:49 am
OU Physicians and BlueCross and BlueShield OK’s rate dispute could force thousands to find a new doctor
The two companies surpassed a year of negotiations and never reached an agreement. Come July, the two could be out of network.
Thursday, March 4, 2021 | 10:51 am
The proposed restriction policies don’t vary much, but they could have a better shot at implementation because of shifts on the U.S. and Oklahoma supreme courts.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 | 4:50 pm
Oklahoma lawmakers face the daunting task of funding Medicaid expansion while the executive branch overhauls the program entirely.