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By Andy Marso for KHI News Service

Wichita physician Josh Umbehr has never understood the traditional model of health care reimbursement โ€” the one in which doctors and hospitals fill out pages of forms to bill a patient's insurance...

By Dave Ranney for KCUR

Out of the 8,000 full- and part-time law enforcement officers in Kansas, only 1 in 4 have been trained to handle crisis calls involving the...

By Mike Sherry for The Hale Center for Journalism, Aug. 29, 2014

Spritzing perfume is how Judy Johnson realized her eyesight had gone bad.

At one point, diabetes had worsened her vision so much that the...

By Dave Ranney, KHI News Service Aug. 22, 2014

OSAWATOMIE โ€” One day last month, Osawatomie State Hospital had 254 patients in its care โ€” almost 50 more than its optimal capacity.

The...

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