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Henry Powderly

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Covers:  business, healthcare, finance, insurance, revenue cycle, venture funding

Journalist and creative-type. EIC of @HC_Finance and professor of @NewsLiteracy. Formerly online biz @Newsday, senior regional editor @Patchtweet.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Proofreading community papers in upstate New York.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Rita Skeeter, from Harry Potter. There's usually truth in parody.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

I tend not to pay attention to hashtags unless I'm looking to filter a specific topic.