N.C. kids see gains in well-being
While children in North Carolina are faring better these days based on several measurements, those gains could be in jeopardy as the effects of the recession sink in, a new report says.
North Carolina tops in uninsured
High unemployment and lagging Medicaid benefits for parents are responsible in part for the state’s number-one ranking in growth in uninsured residents.
New tools available for uninsured
The North Carolina Institute of Medicine has released two new resources to help more North Carolinians take advantage of free or low-cost health care.