The Arizona Legislature is considering a bill that would declare fentanyl coming through the state’s southern border as a public health crisis and would require the state’s Department of Health Services (ADHS) to do all within its authority to stop the issue. House Bill 2469 passed the House through a narrow vote of 31-28 in … Read more

Last year, Sylvia, a low-income senior living with diabetes, faced a difficult choice. Experiencing a hyperglycemic episode, she weighed a costly trip to the emergency department against the risk of potentially exposing herself to COVID-19. She chose to get treatment, likely saving her life, but with proper diabetes management she could have avoided the visit … Read more