Maria Cheng, medical writer, London news; Bram Janssen, visual journalist, Istanbul news; Jerome Delay, chief photographer, Johannesburg; and Nairobi personnel Khaled Kazziha, senior producer; Geoffrey Kaviti, freelancer; and Desmond Tiro, intern, for their all-formats AP investigation in Nairobi that revealed that in countries around the world, patients are being held hostage in hospitals even though they are well enough to go home – because they can’t pay their bills.