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Lawmakers Advance Hospital Gun Ban

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers voted Thursday to advance legislation that would allow public hospitals – including mental hospitals –to…  Read More >

Kansas Gun Ban Bill’s Future Uncertain

By John Celock The future of a bill to ban guns at Kansas public hospitals, including mental hospitals, is uncertain…  Read More >

Suicide Prevention Bill Pending Before Lawmakers

By John Celock Following a legislative amendment last month to add a bill governing seclusion and restraint practices, legislation setting…  Read More >

Kansas Approves Nurse Educator Expansion

By John Celock Kansas is moving forward on expanding the state’s nurse educator scholarship program. Gov. Sam Brownback (R) last…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Advance Lifeline 911 Bill

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers advanced legislation that would grant immunity for underage individuals seeking medical assistance while drunk or…  Read More >

KS Lawmaker Introduces Contraception Bill

By John Celock Saying her goal is to reduce abortions, a moderate Republican lawmaker in Kansas has introduced legislation to…  Read More >

Committee Reshuffle Removes Medicaid Expansion Supporters

By John Celock A shake-up of Kansas House committees Wednesday evening removed three Republican Medicaid expansion supporters from the health…  Read More >

Health Providers Call Kansas Cash Flow Issue ‘David vs. Goliath’

Ashby House in Salina, Kan. By John Celock Almost three years after the formal launch of KanCare – Kansas’ Medicaid…  Read More >

Kansas Welfare Reform Bill Passes House After Contentious Debate

By John Celock The Kansas House of Representatives passed welfare reform legislation Thursday afternoon following a debate where opponents said…  Read More >

Lawmakers Advance Abortion Ban

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers advanced legislation Wednesday that will ban dismemberment abortions in the state. The House of Representatives…  Read More >