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Puerto Rico, which seeks additional federal Medicaid monies, has become a point of conversation as lawmakers negotiate a long-term government ...
He signed a measure that includes $296 million in new funds for Puerto Rico
In 2015, Puerto Rico reported at least 35,000 cases of Zika, the mosquito-borne disease that can cause devastating congenital birth defects,...
The debate over the healthcare fiscal abyss is expected to take shape next month
The Secretary of State, Luis Rivera Marín, calls for support on the extension of Medicaid funds
Puerto Rico's Secretary of State, Luis Gerardo Rivera, is in the federal capital leading the efforts of the Health Multisector Committee—created...
The debate extends until next week on account of Trump’s twits
As the Puerto Rican government wades deeper into negotiations with some creditors in Washington for substantial financial relief, one thing is...
If a bipartisan plan emerges, it may be a new vehicle for measures on the Island
The heart of the Island’s public healthcare services faces a tough and precarious fiscal scenario
The asthma rate in Puerto Rico is as high as 19% of the population according to some studies. Throughout the rest of the United States, the Centers...
Democratic congressional leadership is pushing to bail out Puerto Rico's Medicaid program through the budget omnibus bill, a Democratic...
Without money from Congress, the governor believes a system-wide collapse will cause Puerto Ricans' mass exodus from the island to escalate.
Dr. Dirlikov noted that in addition to conducting a prospective case-control study at 9 hospitals in Puerto Rico between April and December 2016, ...
With the federal lower house in legislative recess, the key agenda for the Island in September will be focused on health issues and tax reform