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Health Care

Nurses Rally For Workplace Violence Prevention Rules

December 17, 2015 | Katie Orr

Healthcare workers face a high risk of violence on the job. Nurses from around California today testified in support of proposed new rules meant to prevent workplace violence.

State Government

Brown Sticking With Health Plan Tax

November 19, 2015 | Katie Orr

Governor Jerry Brown’s administration says it will continue to work on a plan to overhaul the way health insurers are taxed in California.

Health Care

Telehealth Growing In California

November 16, 2015 | Katie Orr

An increasing number of Californians are going to the doctor simply by sitting in front of their computers.

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Health Care

New Rules Designed To Protect Health Workers

November 5, 2015 | Katie Orr

Health care workers are more likely to experience dangerous workplace situations than people in other industries. But new rules in California are designed to address the problem.

State Government

Tentative State Union Contract Includes Pension Concessions

September 1, 2015 | Amy Quinton

One of the highest paid California state employees’ unions has tentatively agreed to contribute a portion of members' salaries to retiree health benefits.

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Health Care

Update: Field Poll Shows Voters Back Minimum Wage, Cigarette Tax Increases

August 26, 2015 | Amy Quinton

More California voters support the Affordable Care Act, according to the latest Field Poll. And in a fresh round of findings, the survey shows broad support for raising California's minimum wage and cigarette tax.

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