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Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System

Governor Doug Ducey said the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System AHCCCS will work with its partners to make more than 50-million dollars available to hospitals statewide during the Coronavirus crisis.

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Native American communities throughout the U-S have the highest suicide rates of any ethnic group. A bipartisan bill introduced in the U.S. Senate aims to combat the growing numbers. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


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Arizona U.S. Senator Kyrsten Sinema met last Friday with student-veterans at Northern Arizona University’s Veteran Success Center to hear about the challenges of transitioning from military to student life. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


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A series of proposals from two Republican state senators would boost funding for programs designed to increase care for new mothers and infants.

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A judge has threatened a third round of contempt of court fines against the state of Arizona if it doesn’t follow through on promises in a legal settlement to improve health care for its 34,000 prisoners. 

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