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The Weekly Gist: The Year of Blessings Edition

The fate of the Affordable Care Act hangs in the balance as an appeals court strikes down the individual mandate but returns the rest of the law to a lower court to be evaluated. Meanwhile, positive news for industry groups in the year-end budget deal.
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The Weekly Gist: The Purple-Haired President Edition

A tough day in court for defenders of the Affordable Care Act, an Executive Order to overhaul the nation's kidney care system, and a pullback on plans to address the rising cost of drugs.
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The Weekly Gist: The Final Four Edition

President Trump pulls back on plans to introduce a replacement to the ACA before the 2020 election, insurance companies get good news on Medicare Advantage rates, and Amazon introduces new ways to use Alexa in healthcare settings. Plus: March Madness wraps up!
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The Weekly Gist: The Sweet Sixteen Edition

President Trump renews efforts to overturn the ACA, but two court rulings stymied Administration attempts to "end run" the law. Plus: philanthropy for the new healthcare environment, an argument for "slow" AI, and new music from indie royalty.
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The Weekly Gist: 2019 Special Edition

We look at the trends that shaped healthcare in the year gone by, and share our thoughts on what to watch for in 2019 and beyond.
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