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November 3, 2017
South Dakota IHS hospital to lose Medicare, Medicaid money
November 3, 2017 - 4:45pm
October 31, 2017
Secretary of State Shantel Krebs, a 2018 candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, speaks at a forum in Mitchell in October. Fellow candidate, former Judge Tim Bjorkman, at left, listens. (Evan Hendershot / Republic)
2018 House candidates weigh in on Obamacare
October 31, 2017 - 8:15am
October 28, 2017
Diane Kenkel poses for a photo in an exam room of her facility, Prairie Family Healthcare. Kenkel, of Mitchell, was recently awarded the Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence of South Dakota. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Passionate about patient care
October 28, 2017 - 8:45am
October 27, 2017
Major health provider sees big opioid prescription decline
October 27, 2017 - 5:28pm
October 18, 2017
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
October 18, 2017 - 12:04pm
Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said Tuesday that he had reached a two-year deal with Sen. Murray that would provide funding for the critical subsidies to health insurers which President Donald Trump said last week that he would cut off. From left: Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Murray and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.). (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Deal to shore up Obamacare faces big hurdles, including Trump
October 18, 2017 - 7:04am
October 17, 2017
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017. Alexander said Tuesday that he had reached a two-year deal with Sen. Patty Murray, a Democrat, that would provide funding for the critical subsidies to health insurers which President Donald Trump said last week that he would cut off. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
October 17, 2017 - 2:53pm
October 12, 2017
President Donald Trump signs an executive order that clears the way for potentially sweeping changes in health insurance, during an event attended by small-business owners and others at the White House, in Washington, Oct. 12, 2017. (Doug Mills/The New York Times copyright 2017 / New York Times)
Trump signs order to eliminate ACA insurance rules, undermine marketplaces
October 12, 2017 - 3:09pm
Shawna Huls, left, was named South Dakota's social worker of the year by the South Dakota Healthcare Social Work Association. (Submitted photo)
Mitchell woman named SD social worker of the year
October 12, 2017 - 10:00am
October 8, 2017
Barbara Johnson from Detroit Lakes, Minn., enjoys a sunny afternoon at Island Park in downtown Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
October 6, 2017
Birth control pills, in Bend, Ore., Sept. 4, 2015. The Trump administration is poised to roll back the federal requirement for employers to include coverage of birth control in their health insurance plans, vastly expanding exemptions for those that cite moral or religious objections. (Ruth Fremson/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Trump administration narrows Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate
October 6, 2017 - 10:52am
September 27, 2017
Sen. Rounds takes health care questions in ‘tele-townhall’
September 27, 2017 - 9:05pm
September 26, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) speaks beside former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.), during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on his Graham-Cassidy health proposal, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 25, 2017. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Obamacare repeal in U.S. Senate collapses as Republicans falter
September 26, 2017 - 1:50pm
September 25, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) listens during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on his Graham-Cassidy health proposal, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 25, 2017. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Monday that she would oppose the latest plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, leaving Republican leaders clearly short of the votes they need for passage. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill appears doomed after Collins says no
September 25, 2017 - 7:48pm
September 22, 2017
Gov. Dennis Daugaard shakes hands with a voter at a Republican Party event in 2014. (Daily Republic File Photo)
Daugaard supports Senate GOP health care plan
September 22, 2017 - 4:28pm
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