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The Weekly Gist: The Great Worm Escape Edition

Testing and therapeutics controversies flared up at the CDC and FDA, as Republicans gathered for their convention. Meanwhile, a new rapid COVID test promised to provide a solution to the nation's testing woes.
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The Weekly Gist: The Billion Dollar Pillows Edition

Amazon launches its highly-anticipated new care platform for its employees in Seattle, with free telemedicine and in-home visits. Meanwhile, a new payer-provider contract dispute threatens even more surprise billing.
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The Weekly Gist: The San Francisco Schadenfreude Edition

A buzzy primary care startup files for its IPO, but will it be able to meet the market's expectations for growth? Also, an innovative new insurer enters the crowed Southern California market, and a new study casts doubt on a highly-regarded care management program.
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The Weekly Gist: The Spotify Anxiety Edition

Hospital groups are taking the Trump administration to court to fight new rules requiring them to reveal their secretly negotiated prices, and another state puts Medicaid work requirements on hold.
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The Weekly Gist: The Spicy Beef Edition

House Republicans unveil their "new" healthcare plan, as Sen. Elizabeth Warren promises to come up with a way to pay for Medicare for All. Plus, Amazon acquires another healthcare company.
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