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Child Safety Agency Clears Thousands of Ignored Abuse Reports

Last year, CPS was under fire over news that nearly 6,600 cases were not investigated; cabinet-level division looked into issues, closed all of them.

Veterans Rally at Regents Meeting in Support of Medical Pot Researcher

Sue Sisley was fired from UA in June, stalling her study on effects of marijuana on PTSD symptoms.

Arizona Improves Newborn Health Screening

Testing for 28 diseases now exemplary for other states, March of Dimes says.

Rural health care providers in Southeast Arizona may be facing some new challenges. Governor Jan Brewers budget relies on obtaining an exemption from federal rules so she can reduce the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, the state's Medicaid alternative, and save the state $1.5 billion over the next two years.

Arizona Joins National Program Keeping Track of Violent Deaths

Will be one of 32 states reporting demographics, weapons used, other details to Centers for Disease Control.

Maricopa Court Dismisses 3-Decade Mental Health Suit Arnold v. Sarn

County is retaining jurisdiction to enforce reached agreement in suit over care, services for seriously mentally ill.

Thousands of Arizonans Face Temporary Loss of Obamacare

3,100 who purchased healthcare through federal marketplace must provide proof of legal residency.

Reports: Arizona Inmates' Healthcare Quality Major Concern

Director of Prison Law Office says Arizona correctional system puts prisoners at serious risks of sickness, death.

More Than 150 Veterans Attend Tucson VA Town Hall

Among other attendees were Rep. Barber, agency administrators; meeting aimed people to communicate concerns, possible solutions to healthcare system.

A Tucson fire truck arrives on the scene of a car accident.

UA, Tucson Fire Need Help Finding Heart Attack Emergency Equipment

Known as automated external defibrillators, these are located throughout city; critical for early stage of cardiac arrest.

Federal Grant Supports Healthcare Enrollments in Pima County

Award nearly totals $200K from US Dept. of Health; initiative aims to get low-income women insured.

AZ Abortion Regulations Battle Heads to US Supreme Court

Attorney General Horne asks court to review appellate decision putting regs on hold while lawsuit plays out.

UA Campus Resources Aim to Prevent Sexual Assault

University of Arizona dean of students says no university truly knows how many cases of sexual misconduct occur.

Linda Williams, a physician at El Rio Community Health Clinic, performs a routine checkup on her patient.

El Rio Community Health Center Gets $250K from Feds

Award part of more than $35M in Affordable Care Act funds Obama administration is handing out.

Panel Clears Ousted UA Surgeon of All Charges

Say medical center failed to prove termination was justified; final say on action in University Physician Healthcare's hands.

An epic change is coming to the University of Arizona Medical Center. On November 1st all medical information at UAMC will be electronic, using a software system designed by a private Wisconsin company called Epic.

UAMC Takeover Raises Concerns for State Medicaid

AHCCCS director says Banner Health last year failed to win a contract with health care program.

Medical Marijuana Advocates Appeal State Rules on PTSD Patients

When DHS added disorder to MMJ Act it came with prohibitions including enforcing proof patient is undergoing conventional therapy.

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