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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‘Medicare for All’ gains backers, but bill still faces long odds in Legislature

By , Globe Staff

Supporters of single-payer health care are rallying behind state legislation that would transform Massachusetts’ health care system, but it’s difficult to see a path forward for the idea.

National group launches ad campaign supporting Baker’s plan to rein in drug prices

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker’s plan gives the state more power to negotiate drug prices directly with manufacturers and subject expensive drugs to more oversight.

Partners pulls out of talks for Rhode Island health system

By and , Globe Staff

Partners’ attempt to acquire cash-strapped Care New England has faced significant opposition from executives at Rhode Island rival Lifespan.

Beyond budget figures: Report provides a snapshot of 1.8m on MassHealth

By , Globe Staff

An attempt to humanize an insurance program that is often reduced to numbers and statistics.