Half an hour of health care: Access to care for young people with complex behavioral health needs

At this Health Care Half Hour, Rose Hoban, NCHN’s editor-in-chief, speaks with Casey Cooper, CEO of Cherokee Indian Hospital; Chris Cooper Professor of Political Science at WCU; and NC State Senator Kevin Corbin.

The NC Senate discusses the long road to education and advocacy leading to the spread of Medicaid, and discusses what it takes to move the NC House there.

For more information on this topic, you can find previous reports here:

Will NC Medicaid spreads in the backwind or will it lean in the new headwinds?

Lots of buzz about NC Senate Republicans and their Medicaid expansion bill

NC public health workers have drawn a roadmap for the coming years

Should advanced practice nurses in NC have greater independence from doctors?

Half an hour of Health Care it’s a monthly interview between our journalists and health experts that takes place on the third Thursday of the month. Previous sessions include an interview with North Carolina about unwanted use and overuse, a talk with Dr. David Wohl, a specialist in infectious diseases, about the Delta variant, and how pig farming in eastern NC has affected color communities.

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