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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

Mental health record may be predictor for Charlie Baker

By , Globe Staff

Baker’s strategy with the state’s mental health system in 1991 may be a window into how he might handle costly issues as governor.

Inspector sees state action as retaliation

By , Globe Staff

The state worker, who inspects assisted-living facilities, said his bosses placed him on paid leave in retaliation for speaking to the media.

State public health commissioner to resign

By , Globe Staff

Cheryl Bartlett said she is joining Cape Cod Healthcare to create substance abuse and treatment services.

Mass. nonprofit aims to rebuild Liberia health system

By , Globe staff

Management Sciences for Health said they will work with local leaders to establish community care centers to move suspected Ebola patients out of hospitals.