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Markian Hawryluk, Kaiser Health News

Markian Hawryluk, Kaiser Health News

Markian Hawryluk is the senior Colorado correspondent for KHN, based in Denver.

How a doctor breaks norms to treat refugees and recent immigrants

By: - July 29, 2021

“How a doctor breaks norms to treat refugees and recent immigrants” first appeared at khn.org. AURORA — Fatumo Osman, a 65-year-old Somali refugee who speaks limited English, was in a bind. She made too much money at a meal prep service job so she no longer qualified for Medicaid. But knee pain kept her from […]

How one rural town without a pharmacy is crowdsourcing to get meds

By: - July 5, 2021

“How one rural town without a pharmacy is crowdsourcing to get meds” first appeared at khn.org. WALDEN, Colo. — The building that once housed the last drugstore in this town of fewer than 600 is now a barbecue restaurant, where pit boss Larry Holtman dishes out smoked brisket and pulled pork across the same counter […]