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.

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State pledges to sustain child health program, even if Congress fails to provide funding

By , Globe Staff

About 172,000 children in Massachusetts from low- and moderate-income families are covered by the Children’s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP.

Deadline looms to sign up on Health Connector

By , Globe Staff

More than 260,000 people have selected plans or have been auto-enrolled in coverage through the state’s health insurance exchange. The Health Connector has a Dec. 23 deadline for insurance plans that kick in on Jan. 1.

State to review merger of Beth Israel, Lahey Health

By , Globe Staff

The Health Policy Commission will assess the deal’s effect on health care costs, quality, and access to care.

Head of health care union suspended over allegations of inappropriate behavior

By , Globe Staff

Tyrék Lee Sr. leads the Service Employees International Union’s Local 1199, which represents about 56,000 workers in Mass.