None of the state’s KanCare providers hit the state’s benchmark for timeliness in claims processing during any month in 2013, according to an August report from the Kansas Department of Health of Environment.
After several months of not knowing whether the Wichita Community Clinical Oncology Program would be able to continue clinical trials locally, program officials received word Friday morning that they will be funded.
The Topeka-based Kansas Health Institute recently released its annual insurance report that looks at health coverage throughout the state and historical trends to show the impact of the Affordable Care Act, according to a news release.
Health officials are reporting two more cases of measles in Sedgwick County, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to eight in the county, according to a news release from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
The emergency room staffing company that recently told Wesley Medical Center physicians that they have to become employees or leave has notified Hutchinson Regional Medical Center it is terminating its contract with that hospital.
In preparation for future expansion, the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita has brought in Helix Architecture and Design of Kansas City, Mo., to assess its facilities, said dean Garold Minns.
Kansas State University students and Heartspring, a center for children with special needs, are working together to develop devices to help improve the quality of life for those with developmental disabilities.
A new report from the Department of Health and Human Services shows that in Kansas 75 percent of enrollees who selected marketplace plans had premiums of $100 a month or less, an amount that includes subsidies provided by the federal government to those whose incomes fall below certain levels.
Want to see a grandstand show at the Kansas State Fair? We're giving away two pairs of tickets to see the Country Gold concert starring Leroy Van Dyke, Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers, T.G. Sheppard (pictured) and Eddy Raven.