Rebecca Plevin

Rebecca Plevin appears in the following:

Medical Schools Teach Students To Talk With Patients About Care Costs

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Doctors and patients haven't typically discussed how much medical care costs. But medical schools say that should change and are teaching future doctors how to broach the tricky subject.


California Law To Curtail Vaccine Exemptions Clears Hurdle

Thursday, June 25, 2015

If the bill passes out of the Legislature, the bill would then move to the desk of Gov. Jerry Brown. He hasn't indicated whether he'll sign the bill.


Schools Not Keeping Track When Kids Are Behind On Their Shots

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

California lets kindergartners start school as long as they've had the first dose of all required vaccines. But some schools aren't tracking whether such kids end up getting all the doses they need.


Cases Of Mysterious Valley Fever Rise In American Southwest

Monday, May 13, 2013

Each year, an estimated 150,000 people in the Southwest contract valley fever. But doctors say they understand little about the fungal disease. There is no cure and no vaccine. Most cases are misdiagnosed or missed entirely.