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Andrew Holtz

Portland, OR
Covers:  media portrayals of health & medicine, public health, medicine, health policy, media ethics, health, health care, medical tv shows

House MD vs Reality, Medical Sci. of House, Real Grey’s Anatomy, fmr CNN Med. Corr.,

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Former CNN Medical Correspondent Andrew Holtz is an independent journalist. He wrote “The Medical Science of House, M.D.” , “The Real Grey’s Anatomy” and “House M.D. vs. Reality”. Holtz was medicine in the media columnist for Oncology Times. A video series reporting and analyzing health news is a...

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@HoltzReport — 1,802 followers, 4,027 tweets

Jan 18, 2017

RT @jrovner: BREAKING: New @cbo estimate of partial ACA repeal (2015 bill): up to 32 million more uninsured, indiv prems double

Jan 17, 2017

RT @kalwfolk: Tomorrow (Tues) 5 p.m. on @KALW: Palliative Care brings comfort to those at the #endoflife:  @HoltzReport @AHCJ_Pia

Jan 14, 2017

RT @MaryanneDemasi: Interesting piece on the dilemmas of prostate cancer detection & whether one should pursue treatment

Jan 10, 2017

Average premiums went down, not up in CA, partly because people moved from silver to bronze. 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Unpaid: KZSU-FM Stanford; reporter > News Director. Paid: KENI-TV (now KTUU) Newschannel 2, Anchorage, Alaska; reporter/anchor.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

In the early days of CNN, we used portable manual typewriters in the field. The scripts were couriered with tapes to bureaus or feed points.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Can't think of any.