ATLien. Now: Southern correspondent for @STATnews, the @BostonGlobe's nat'l health site. Then: @CNN, @Guardian, @AtlantaMagazine, etc. Email:

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I'm an award-winning Atlanta-based journalist. Currently I'm a southern correspondent for STAT News, the Boston Globe Media's new national health and life sciences website. Before that I was a staff writer with CNN, Atlanta magazine, and Creative Loafing; and an editor with Paste. I've also contr...

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@MaxBlau — 6,619 followers, 21,018 tweets

Sep 22, 2017

Military medics and corpsmen could help fill the shortage of primary care providers. 

Sep 22, 2017

More than 150 congressmembers have signed onto a letter urging @SpeakerRyan to delay the payment cuts before Oct. 1. 

Sep 22, 2017

If the DSH payment cuts went, states that didn't expand Medicaid would be hit hardest. Potential closures, cuts: 

Sep 22, 2017

Overshadowed by #GrahamCassidy debate, DSH payments to safety net hospitals are now at risk of expiring. My latest: 

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Intern for Performer Magazine!

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