Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Priyanka Dayal McCluskey covers the health care industry for the Boston Globe. Her coverage includes health business and policy. She previously reported on business, politics, and general news for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She also covered health and medicine for the Boston Herald before joining the Globe in 2014. She grew up in Central Massachusetts and is a graduate of Boston University.

Latest stories

Nurses union, hospitals battle over ballot question setting patient limits

By , Globe Staff

The proposed initiative would mandate the number of patients assigned to a nurse at one time, for all hospital units in the state.

Judge dismisses nurses’ suit challenging Brigham and Women’s vaccination policy

By , Globe Staff

Union leaders have argued that the hospital’s mandatory flu-vaccination rule goes too far.

As number of burn victims falls, future of Boston’s Shriners hospital is uncertain

By , Globe Staff

The Shriners organization is considering a plan to consolidate burn care in Boston and its other hospitals.

State health officials endorse Beth Israel-Lahey merger

By , Globe Staff

The approval represents a key hurdle for a deal that aims to create a potent rival for Partners HealthCare, the state’s dominant health network.