November 3
NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
‘Landmark’ Decision Exposes Disconnect in NJ Pot Policy – Michelle Boyles and Kaytlyn Mroz
2017 Men of the Year

November 2
The Press of Atlantic City – Russ Zimmer\
Vaccines: More Monmouth, Ocean kindergartners skipping their shots Jersey – The Jersey Journal
Should other states raise the smoking age to 21?

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Rule Change Expands Addiction Treatment Options for Medicaid Patients

November 1 – Deidre Shesgreen
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on opioid commission’s final report: “Our people are dying.” – Susan K. Livio
Obamacare still exists. Here’s how you can sign up before the Dec. 15 deadline – Associated Press
Trump Opioid Panel Wants Drug Courts, Training for Doctors – Lenny Bernstein
White House opioid commission calls for wide-ranging changes to anti-drug policies

The Hill – Nathaniel Weixel
Trump officials approve Medicaid waivers for opioid treatment

US News & World Report – Steve Sternberg
U.S. Is Many Different Communities When it Comes to Health

Fox23 – Carla K. Johnson
Trump opioid panel want drug courts, training for doctors

RWJBarnabas plans to offer telemedicine next year

US News & World Report – Gaby Galvin
Home Value-Based Care Is Changing Population Health

Philly Voice – Kevin C. Shelly
New Jersey ordered to reconsider legal classification of marijuana

The Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
New Jersey pharmacies can now dispense Narcan without prescription

October 31
NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Medicare Proposal Urges ‘Drastic’ Cut in Home Health Funding – Harold Brubaker
Where to get help with ACA open enrollment this year

The Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
New Jersey pharmacies can now dispense Narcan without prescription Jersey – Claude Brodesser-Akner
N.J. will sue OxyCotin maker, saying it willfully misled people about opioid risks

October 30
Daily Record – Michael L. Diamond
Obamacare enrollment 2018: These are a 5 things you need to know

October 29
NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Trenton Program Selected for National Diabetes Grant From Merck

Burlington County Times – Phil Gianficaro
Gianficaro: Medical marijuana patients in New Jersey wait in pain for relief

Burlington County Times – Jenny Wagner
Assisters working to overcome funding cuts, concerns ahead of ACA open enrollment period

October 28
The Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
Obamacare 6-week open enrollment begins Wednesday with price hikes – Susan K. Livio
It’s about to get harder for some to buy tobacco in N.J. Here’s what you need to know.

October 27
EDGE Philadelphia – Anita Snow and Paul Davenport
Drug Company Founder Charged with Pushing Powerful Opioid

NJBIZ – Vince Calio
[UPDATED] Hospital groups file new motion against Horizon over Medicare plan; Horizon fires back

Crain’s Detroit Business – Robert Langreth, Jared Hopkins and Spencer Soper
Aetna-CVS talks show Amazon’s shadow looming over health care industry

Wopular – Unknown
Christie On Opioids: ‘this is the Aids Epidemic Of Our Generation, But Even Worse’

October 6

October 5
SNJ Today – Staff
AtlantiCare Partners with VA to Provide Medical Care to Veterans

October 4
The Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
New Jersey health commissioner plans move to new role ahead of Nov. election – Claude Brodesser-Akner
New Jersey is about to hit opioid makers with a major lawsuit

New Jersey 101.5 Radio – David Matthau
Babies in NJ being born with syphilis – but you can prevent it

October 2
New Jersey 101.5 Radio – Dino Flammia
‘It is crippling’ – NJ diabetics struggling to afford insulin – Tom Avril
After Las Vegas: How mass shootings have changed trauma care

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Rep. Pallone Re-Introduces Bill to Curb Sudden Cardiac Death in Students

US News & World Report – Geoff Mulvihill
State Attorney General Seeks More Beds for Drug Treatment – Anjalee Khemlani
Health insurers ramp up efforts to reach individual, minority markets

September 30
The Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
Medical programs help aging residents stay in their communities

September 29
NJBIZ – Vince Calio
UnitedHealthcare appoints new state boss

The Huffington Post – John Burnett
Too Many Tax-Exempt Hospitals Serve Their Profits Before Their Community

Courier-Journal – Beth Warren
Heroin crisis: New drug addiction treatment could be ‘game changer’ that saves lives

September 29
AP News – Lauren Neergaard
Get your flu shots, US urges amid concerns about bad season,-US-urges-amid-concerns-about-bad-season

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
NJ Practice Leads Holistic Effort to Address Rising Renal Disease

September 28 Jersey – Alex Napoliello
N.J. county ravaged by heroin epidemic get helps from feds

Courier-Post – Jim Walsh
Urgent care chains spread through South Jersey

NJBIZ – Emily Bader
Quest Diagnostics acquires medical lab from Fresenius Medical Care - Jonathan D. Salant
How Trump administration reacted to Christie opioid commission

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Federal Funding for National Children’s Health Program Now at Risk

September 27
The New Yorker – John Cassidy
Why the War Over Health Care Isn’t Over

Daily Record – Dustin Racioppi
Pharmaceutical executives bring concerns and recommendations to Christie-led opioid panel

Burlington County Times – Rebecca Carlbon
Palliative care panel planned in Mount Holly – Stephen Stirling
All 1,901 people killed by opioids in N.J. last year, mapped – Harold Brubaker
Independence Blue Cross commits to Affordable Care Act exchange for 2018

September 26
Record-Eagle – Hope Yen
VA: Money for private health care may run out by year’s end

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Syphilis Uptick in Babies Prompts Statewide Awareness Campaign

New Jersey 101.5 Radio – David Matthau
NJ Jersey’s family care physician shortage is getting worse

New Jersey 101.5 Radio – Michael Symons
Here’s the timeline for NJ’s possible expansion of medical marijuana

The Intelligencer – David Levinsky
Bipartisan task force examining federal requirements for prescription drug monitoring

Modern Healthcare – Virgil Dickson
Clinical labs on track to lose $670 million next year – Anjalee Khemlani
N.J. health commissioner to become hospital association CEO

The Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
South Jersey counties prepare for flu season

NY Daily News – Jordan Galloway
An unprecedented epidemic: America is in a deadly war against opioid abuse International – Sandee LaMotte
What doctors want from health care reform as latest Congressional effort falters

New Jersey 101.5 Radio – Dino Flammia
CT scans on kids – NJ effort aims to rein in the cancer risk

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Physicians Focus on the Links Between Poverty and Poor Health

September 25 – Robert Preidt
Cancer Patients May Have Undiagnosed Depression

September 24
Hospital Newspaper – Holy Name Medical Center
Medicare Officials Release First-Ever Quality Scores for Hospice Providers

September 22 – Nicholas Pugliese
White House called Christie over his opposition to Graham-Cassidy bill

May 12
NJBIZ – Staff
Grapevine Analysis:  No letup in insurance squabbles…just a lot more revelations and accusations

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Governor Signs Law Calling for Oversight of Mental Health Payment Reform

May 11 – S.P. Sullivan
N.J. moves to add more conditions that would qualify patients for medical marijuana

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Lawmakers Grill State Officials on Plans to Dip into Horizon Reserves

May 10 – Susan K. Livio
N.J. Lawmakers move to protect patients if Trump enacts Obamacare repeal

NJBIZ – Anjalee Khemlani
COTA, IBM Watson teaming up for pilot program at Hackensack Meridian

NJ Spotlight – Lilo K. Stainton
Profile:  An Advocate for Children at Home and Work

May 9 – Jai Agnish
N.J. residents turn in almost 16,000 pounds of unused prescriptions Jersey – Jonathan D. Salant
Christie:  We’re going to express concerns about Medicaid cuts in Obamacare repeal bill – S.P. Sullivan
N.J. expands hidden camera program to catch abusive health aides

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Rutgers Researchers Discover New Use for Old Drug in Treating Brain Injury

May 8
New Jersey 101.5 Radio – David Matthau
Powassan – A growing, deadly tick-borne illness danger for New Jersey

May 7
NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Leader in Screening for Post-Partum Depression, NJ Gains Dedicated Center Jersey – Jonathan D. Salant
Republican Obamacare repeal would hit N.J. harder than any other state – Susan K. Livio
N.J. opioid prescriptions were among lowest in U.S. before Christie’s tough new law

May 6
Press of Atlantic City – Nicole Leonard
N.J. female physicians make less than their counterparts, study shows

May 5 Jersey – Brent Johnson
What Christie didn’t say about House GOP repealing Obamacare – Mary Jo Layton
New Jersey families fear GOP healthcare changes

May 1
New Jersey Business Magazine – Unknown
Sorting Through the Details of Healthcare Reform

April 30 – Dustin Racioppi
Christie confident Trump will keep Medicaid expansion

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Stitching Up Temporary Safety-Net Funding for Behavioral-Health Providers

New Jersey 101.5 Radio – David Matthau
Could abuse-deterrent pills help stop NJ’s heroin epidemic? – Lindy Washburn
Is N.J. ready for aid-in-dying legislation?

April 28
Press of Atlantic City – Greg Speed
New funding formula for mental health care would bring calamities, says Greg Speed

April 27
NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Christie Targets Horizon for Reform and Public Healthcare Funding

SNJ Today – Lilo H. Stainton
South Jersey Congressman Draws Fire for Latest Effort to Replace Obamacare

April 7
NJBIZ – Anjalee Khemlani
New health alliance aims to unite independent doctors

April 6
South – Susan K. Livio
Demand grows for Horizon’s controversial health plans

CBS New York – Unknown
Killer Tide:  Doctors Cut Down on Prescribing Opioid Painkillers

April 5
Burlington County Times – David Levinsky
NJ lawmakers grill treasurer about Christie’s $35.5 billion spending plan

Daily Record – Scott Fallon
2017 may be a very bad year for Lyme disease – Times of Trenton Editorial Board
Making end-of-life wishes known to all is the right move – Editorial

April 4
NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Addressing Specific Needs of First Responders Struggling with Addiction

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Telemedicine comes to NJ:  See the Doctor without Leaving Home

April 3
Citybizlist New York – Unknown
Advocare CEO Howard Orel Named One of the Top 50 Most Powerful People in New Jersey Healthcare – RUTGERS TODAY
Rutgers Helps NJ Tackle Opioid Epidemic

NJ Spotlight – Lilo H. Stainton
Building a Secure Database for Patient’s End-Of-Life Plans

April 2 – MaryLynn Schiavi
Imagine:  Exploring the puzzle of healthcare today

April 1 – Lindy Washburn
Sharing One’s End of Life Choices – via a Mobile Device

March 31
NJTV – Brenda Flanagan
NJ to Have Internet Registry for End-of-Life Wishes