Programs That Help Pay for Hearing Aids

Medicare, Medicaid and many private insurance plans provide little or no coverage for hearing aids. But some government and nonprofit programs can help Oklahomans with at least a portion of the cost.

In Search of New Ways to Tame Opioid Crisis

What more can Oklahoma do to reduce the tragic toll of prescription painkiller addiction? A state commission is looking for new ideas, and experts here, as well as examples in other states, could help map a strategy.

Discipline of Doctors Delayed by Weeks, Months

Since 2015, some state licensure boards for health professionals have had to wait weeks or months for their disciplinary actions to take effect. Boards say the delay, caused by a required review by the attorney general, puts public health at risk.