The News Desk is a collection of news, notes and breaking items affecting the Fredericksburg community.

The News Desk archives:

Navigators explain plans as ACA deadline looms

Navigators help needy through healthcare maze

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: New health coverage plan urged in Senate

Medicaid fraud difficult to measure, health secretary says

Health policies clarified at event

Mary Washington Healthcare to host town hall meeting on insurance

Not many have enrolled in new insurance

Obama says he’s sorry some are losing insurance

Hospitals get rated for patient safety

Thousands of Virginians fall into health insurance “coverage gap”

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