Joe Eaton

The Center for Public Integrity

Before he joined the Center’s staff in 2008, Joe Eaton was a staff writer at Washington City Paper and a reporter at The Roanoke Times. He has written for Salon.comUSA Today, and The (Baltimore) Sun. Eaton graduated from the University of Michigan with a bachelor’s degree in English and earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland. He left the Center in 2013.

The other Washington could hold the key to Medicare's cost crisis

By Joe Eaton

Eyelid lifts skyrocket among Medicare patients, costing taxpayers millions

By Joe Eaton and David Donald

After Sandy Hook shootings, NRA campaign clout still formidable

By Joe Eaton

At Wal-Mart and elsewhere, jobs provide few hours, little stability

By Joe Eaton

Blistering inspector general report says feds are failing to fight Medicaid home care fraud

By Joe Eaton

IMPACT: Cabinet officials signal crackdown on Medicare billing abuse

By Fred Schulte and Joe Eaton

Hospitals grab at least $1 billion in extra fees for emergency room visits

By Joe Eaton and David Donald

Accounting for limousines: A moving target

By Joe Eaton

On-call employment: Good for business, bad for workers

By Joe Eaton

CORRECTED: States pushing efforts to require certification for cleaning medical instruments

By Joe Eaton

Filthy surgical instruments: The hidden threat in America's operating rooms

By Joe Eaton

Watchdog groups call on Newt Gingrich to disclose all health center clients

By Fred Schulte and Joe Eaton

Gingrich's health center was power player in a host of Washington policy debates

By Fred Schulte and Joe Eaton

Is Michael Jackson's doctor disqualified from Medicare? Or are two senators mistaken?

By Joe Eaton

Michael Jackson's doctor, other convicted felons, still listed as Medicare providers

By Joe Eaton

Supreme Court will hear challenge to health reform law

By Joe Eaton

Digital mammography no better than film for most women, despite increased costs

By Joe Eaton

Debate rages over cancer screening

By Joe Eaton

Report faults Medicare controls on widely abused drugs

By Joe Eaton

Senators want more aggressive action to curb rampant Medicare fraud

By Joe Eaton

Doctors sue to end AMA's role in setting Medicare payments

By Joe Eaton

Federal fleet numbers in question again; first limos, now electric carts

By Joe Eaton

IMPACT: Bipartisan bill targets Medicare scammers

By Joe Eaton

Family docs seeking more members on AMA group with influence over Medicare pay

By Joe Eaton

Limousine liberals? Number of government-owned limos has soared under Obama

By Joe Eaton

Family docs not ready to leave AMA group with influence over Medicare pay

By Joe Eaton

IMPACT: Bills to open Medicare data pick up another supporter in Senate

By Joe Eaton

IMPACT: Little-known AMA committee that sets Medicare pay catches heat

By Joe Eaton

Medical device industry lobbies IRS, Congress to dodge health law tax

By Joe Eaton

Grassley, Wyden introduce bill to make Medicare data public

By Joe Eaton

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