Jaclyn Cosgrove
Medical and Health Reporter

Jaclyn Cosgrove writes about health, medicine and fitness, among other things. She graduated from Oklahoma State University with a news-editorial and broadcast production degree.



Outside of work, she enjoys riding her bike, taking pictures of abandoned buildings, having a blast with OKC Improv and trying not to kill her garden.

Top Stories


  • Edmond doctor agrees to never practice medicine in Oklahoma

    Jaclyn Cosgrove, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Mar 6, 2014

    Investigators said Edmond doctor Medhat S.F. Michael agreed he would relinquish his medical license and never reapply for a medical license in Oklahoma. He was not present for the hearing. Michael faces four counts of sexual battery in Oklahoma County, with a jury trial scheduled in late March.

  • Mercy, Midwest City hospital unable to reach lease agreement

    By Jaclyn Cosgrove, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Mar 5, 2014

    Midwest Regional Medical Center is now part of the largest private hospital system in the United States after the Midwest City Memorial Hospital Authority could not reach a financial agreement with Mercy, a health system with medical facilities in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma.




Jaclyn Cosgrove Today at 9:25 AM @MyJRNY Someone in the same breathe will criticize me for not eating meat but say nothing about a friend's alcoholism or smoking.
Jaclyn Cosgrove Today at 9:24 AM @MyJRNY Isn't it interesting that we hesitate to talk to someone about poor lifestyle choices but berate people who juice/go vegan/etc?
Jaclyn Cosgrove Today at 9:20 AM Report: Prescription drug monitoring program should be open to third-party insurers, including Medicaid LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 04:25:24 PM CST I'm looking for someone from out of state running the OKC Memorial marathon. Let me know if that's you or someone you know. Thanks!
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 03:11:11 PM CST RT @cityofokc: Oklahoma City’s history on butcher paper. #okc125 LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 02:49:25 PM CST The Dangerous Rise of Social Media in the Operating Room - Pacific Standard: The Science of Society LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 01:30:00 PM CST RT @DrJeffReynolds: National survey: Many health insurers have "fail first" policies that limit access to addiction treatment. #rxsummit
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 01:22:50 PM CST For those of you tweeting from #rxsummit, here's some context about the prescription drug problem in Oklahoma: LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 12:54:37 PM CST RT @charlesornstein: Experts recommend that insurers use prescription monitoring data to reduce overdoses. Will it happen, though? LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 12:54:06 PM CST RT @Mister_Sommer: Crushed car falls off truck on 23rd, E of Sooner. LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 12:49:15 PM CST @norm_1142 Is that a belly button emoticon of sorts?
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 12:45:54 PM CST That moment when you realize you missed a button, and your interviewee has probably seen your belly button for the past 30 minutes.
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 11:39:41 AM CST @samanthavicent Just let me know when you're handing out cars.
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 11:14:10 AM CST Also, I am apparently like Jay Z in some regard -- I got Jay Z! Which celebrity spender are you? LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 11:09:33 AM CST Happy to report I will serve on the Sisu Youth board, an organization for young people who are homeless in OKC metro https://t.co/Z2hTNyriY9
Jaclyn Cosgrove Tue, Apr. 22 2014 12:04:22 AM CST More bee movie stuff and things. #bees #beestagram #instabee #beekeeping #honey #honeyharvest… LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Mon, Apr. 21 2014 06:13:33 PM CST RT @sarahcphipps: Game 1 photos #okcthunder vs. Grizzlies: LINK @russwest44 goes up for a basket @NewsOKPhoto LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Mon, Apr. 21 2014 04:16:30 PM CST Just got my issue of @CurbsideOKC. Great stuff in here! Go get yourself a copy today.
Jaclyn Cosgrove Mon, Apr. 21 2014 02:47:47 PM CST RT @NIMHgov: For #AutismAwareness Month, join NIMH for a Twitter chat on screening & diagnosis on 4/29 from 2-3 pm ET: LINK
Jaclyn Cosgrove Mon, Apr. 21 2014 02:30:51 PM CST @carriejacobs @Adam_WK I'm surprised #dejavu isn't trending in OKC -- Oklahoma's school testing system disrupted LINK