Doctors Rarely Clean Potentially Virus-Carrying Stethoscopes, Study FindsAccording to a Yale study, doctors rarely, if ever, sterilize their potentially virus-carrying stethoscopes.
UC Health Center Doctors Walking Off The Job TuesdayThe doctors, all employees of the University's student health centers, walked off the job in protest of so-called unfair labor practices by UC during their yearlong bargaining for a first contract.
Calif. Regulators Investigating Whether Medical Insurers Misled Consumers About DoctorsCalifornia regulators are investigating whether two giant medical insurers misled consumers about which doctors they covered under federal health care reform packages.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Study: Women MDs Paid Less, Even At Same JobsA new study says women physician-scientists are paid much less than their male counterparts. The salary difference over a career could pay for a college education, a spacious house, or even a retirement nest egg.
Lodi Doctor Accused Of Getting High While Treating PatientsA Lodi doctor is accused of getting high and watching porn while treating patients.
Consumer Group Asks Gov. Brown To Fix Doctor DisciplineA nonprofit consumer group is asking Gov. Jerry Brown to speed up California's process to discipline physicians who have a history of providing poor care.
Over 1,000 People Get Free Medical Attention At Cal ExpoThe doors are closed at a traveling free health clinic in Sacramento, but right now the long line is still there.