Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Priyanka Dayal McCluskey covers health care and biotechnology for the Globe’s business section. She previously worked as a health reporter at the Boston Herald and a business reporter at the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She grew up in Central Massachusetts and studied journalism at Boston University.

Latest stories

MassHealth can breathe a sigh of relief — for now

By and Felice J. Freyer , Globe Staff

The failure of House Republicans to approve new health care legislation was met with relief in the commonwealth.

Baker administration floats alternative to health care levy

By , Globe Staff

The new proposal would increase an existing assessment, called the Employer Medical Assistance Contribution, which applies to employers with six or more workers

Beth Israel, Lahey CEOs say merger will help contain health care costs

By , Globe Staff

The hospitals’ CEOs indicated they would press on with the deal regardless of impending policy changes that could disrupt the health care industry.

Faulkner Hospital workers vote to join union

By , Globe Staff

The move affects about 500 people in administrative, housekeeping, food service, and medical interpreter jobs at the Partners HealthCare-owned hospital.