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Second-place went to Todd Bookman of New Hampshire Public Radio for his series on planning for the end, which can be read here, here, and here. Third-place went to Karen Stassi, of the Healthcare Journal of New Orleans, for her story on organ donation and transplantation.
In the Health Policy small division Jonathan Cohn of The Atlantic won first-place for his story about technology in medicine and how it could displace the need to see an actual person in a story called "The robot will see you now." Second-place went to John Ramsey of the the Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer for his series on prescription pills. The series can be read here, here, and here. Third-place went to Laurence Hammack and David Ress of The Roanoke Times for its series on understanding Obamacare.