Stories by Tracy Weber

Tracy Weber, in collaboration with Charles Ornstein, was a lead reporter on a series of articles in the Los Angeles Times entitled “The Troubles at King/Drew" hospital that won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service, the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award and the Sigma Delta Chi Award for public service in 2005. Her ProPublica series, with Charles Ornstein, "When Caregivers Harm: California's Unwatched Nurses" was a finalist for a 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service. Follow her on Twitter @tracyweber. subscribe to Tracy Weber's feed

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: May 18, 2011, Source: ProPublica

A reporter's reluctant investigation of Schwarzenegger seemed a tawdry detour -- until the facts showed her otherwise.

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.