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Member close-up: Wisconsin State Journal’s David Wahlberg

John Andrew "Andy'' Miller

About John Andrew "Andy'' Miller

Andy Miller (@gahealthnews) is the editor and publisher of the nonprofit Georgia Health News. The former health care reporter for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is a member of AHCJ's board of directors and leads the association's Atlanta chapter.

From hospitals to medical research to consumer trends, David Wahlberg covers the waterfront when it comes to health and health care.

Wahlberg (@davidkwahlberg) has covered these topics for about 20 years, and has worked at the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison since 2005.

As a Kaiser Media Fellow in Health in 2009-10, Wahlberg wrote an 11-part series, “Out of reach: The rural health care gap,” that won a Sigma Chi Delta award from the Society of Professional Journalists. His five-part series in 2007, “Medical Misconnections: Patient-safety problems and solutions,” won a first-place award from the Association of Health Care Journalists. He has been a member of AHCJ for 10 years.

YEARS COVERING HEALTH:

Nearly 20

David Wahlberg

David Wahlberg

CURRENT BEAT:

Health/health care

RECENT STORIES INCLUDE:

A column, Health Sense, which I started after this year’s AHCJ conference.

A two-part series on nursing homes:

Madison Without Borders,” a special section on global health – sidebars:

“Inside Out,” a two-part series about a rare birth defect:

FAVORITE THING ABOUT YOUR JOB:

The variety. I cover hospitals and clinics, medical research, health policy, public health, community health, consumer health, prevention programs, treatment trends, patient struggles and successes, disciplinary actions against providers and more. Continue reading