Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Priyanka Dayal McCluskey covers the health care industry for the Boston Globe. Her coverage includes health business and policy. She previously reported on business, politics, and general news for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She also covered health and medicine for the Boston Herald before joining the Globe in 2014. She grew up in Central Massachusetts and is a graduate of Boston University.

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In Boston visits, Trump health officials ridicule ‘Medicare for All’ plans

By , Globe Staff

The secretary of Health and Human Services and the administrator of Medicare and Medicaid assailed the Affordable Care Act as a failure.

Patients can get paid to shop for health care. But there are challenges

By , Globe Staff

As a strategy to tackle growing health care costs, many employers and insurers now offer cash rewards for patients who choose less-expensive facilities. The results have been modest.

Review of Laura Levis’s death cites hospital’s parent company

By , Globe Staff

The report stops short of blaming any individuals for the 2016 incident, in which Levis was locked outside the Somerville Hospital emergency room during an asthma attack.

Harvard Pilgrim’s new CEO seeks to improve insurer’s health

By , Globe Staff

Michael Carson has helped to engineer a financial turnaround, but big challenges remain.