Stories by Charles Ornstein

Charles Ornstein, in collaboration with Tracy Weber, was a lead reporter on a series of articles in the Los Angeles Times titled "The Troubles at King/Drew" hospital that won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service. subscribe to Charles Ornstein's feed

Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: ProPublica

Payments from Big Pharma reach hundreds of thousands of doctors.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2014, Source: ProPublica

Denise Heap, whose mother lived in a nursing home, realized that either her mother was being given expensive medications for conditions she didn't have...or someone was using her mother to steal drugs.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2013, Source: ProPublica

How the pharmaceutical industry bribes medical professionals.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2013, Source: ProPublica

None of my years as a health care reporter had prepared me for this moment, this decision.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2010, Source: ProPublica

A new investigation reveals some big-name doctors who have make hundreds of thousands of dollars boosting sales for drug companies.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2010, Source: ProPublica

The omissions highlight a glaring nationwide discrepancy between state and federal records of reckless health workers.