Chris Rauber

Healthcare reporter, San Francisco Business Times

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Reporter covering healthcare for the San Francisco Business Times

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Los Angeles County Supervisors have had a hard time finding a new health director, but Dr. Mitchell Katz, who runs the program in San Francisco, has agreed to take the job.

New Director of Public Health Prepares to Leave San Francisco

Los Angeles County Supervisors have had a hard time finding a new health director, but Dr. Mitchell Katz, who runs the program in San Francisco, has agreed to take the job.

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Nearly one in five health care workers have left their jobs since the COVID pandemic began in spring 2020, according to Ed Yong, science writer at The Atlantic.

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San Francisco is at times known for its rough-and-tumble approach to local politics. But now a more bruising political fight is playing out in the City by the Bay.

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Koreatown performance artist Kristina Wong suddenly had no work when the pandemic began, so she started creating face masks.

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Hollywood studios are tightening up their COVID-19 vaccine requirements. This is a safety issue but also a financial one.

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Starting in January and throughout 2022, the City of LA plans to give 3,200 families in poverty $1,000 a month — with no conditions. The $38 million program is called “ BIG:LEAP .”

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Josh, Liz and Ross talk about the omicron variant, vaccine fatigue and how we can get to a normal that makes sense.

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On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case about a Mississippi law that bans almost all abortions after 15 weeks and punishes doctors who violate that law.

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To some parents who are hesitant to vaccinate their young children against the coronavirus, Dr.

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Big budget action movies with big stars have traditionally been the bread and butter of Hollywood studios.

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