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

Baker introduces new health care bill, proposing sweeping changes

By , Globe Staff

The legislation attempts to tackle several pain points in the health care system, including reining in medical billing and penalizing drug companies for price increases.

AG says price transparency isn’t helping consumers save on health care costs

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The analysis injects fresh skepticism into the popular theory that giving consumers more information about the cost of medical services will compel them to choose lower-cost health care providers.

Virtual ‘scribes’ help doctors focus on patients, not note-taking

By , Globe Staff

Patient documentation is a critical but tedious task for physicians, part of the mounting administrative burden that is driving many to exhaustion and burnout.

Massachusetts contains health care costs, but consumers keep paying more

By , Globe Staff

Statewide health care spending grew 3.1 percent last year, but out-of-pocket costs for consumers grew more quickly.