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Kay Lazar

Lazar is a health reporter who focuses on aging, sports medicine, and public health. Her experience combines more than two decades of print and broadcast reporting. She previously worked as a news writer and producer at ABC and CBS radio networks.

Latest stories

Jury awards $14m in 2008 death

By Kay Lazar , Globe Staff

The decision against Radius HealthCare Center is the largest nursing home-related verdict in Massachusetts in at least the last decade.

Hospitals miss goal for worker flu shots

By Kay Lazar , Globe Staff

The statewide median rate of flu shots among hospital acute-care workers was 86 percent.

High marks for marijuana applicants, but no licenses

By Kay Lazar and Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff

Five companies were skipped over, even after suggested changes were made.

Companies eyeing Boston for marijuana dispensary

By Kay Lazar , Globe staff

One of four companies invited to apply for a medical marijuana license in counties without an approved facility wants to open in Boston.