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

Group faults Mass. nursing home dementia care

By , Globe Staff

A review found nearly 60 percent of nursing homes mislead the public about the extent of their services.

No reason to limit Synergy, state says

By , Globe Staff

Regulators said they do not have grounds to act against a nursing home chain that has racked up dozens of violations.

Nursing home firm hit with new complaints

By , Globe Staff

Marie Crean’s experience raises questions about the state health department’s oversight of the 414 nursing homes in Mass.

Lots of interest shown for new batch of marijuana licenses

By , Globe Staff

In the past week, regulators have received over 50 applications from companies eager to open medical marijuana dispensaries here.