Strategic advice from experts you trust

artificial intelligence

Welcome to the Weekly Gist, where we distill the latest healthcare news, trends and our conversations with industry leaders into actionable guidance for CEOs and senior executives.

For more insights like these, subscribe to the Weekly Gist and receive an executive-level analysis of the week’s news delivered your inbox every Friday.

The Weekly Gist: The Rolling Thunder Edition

President Trump is preparing to issue an Executive Order to force hospitals and insurers to reveal their secretly-negotiated prices, as momentum grows in Washington to increase transparency and address the the rising cost of care.
Read More

The Weekly Gist: The Westeros Couch Gag Edition

Washington State becomes the first to introduce a "public option" in its insurance marketplace, and also launches a new long-term care plan. Plus: a new primary care startup from the founder of One Medical, and Walmart gets serious about radiology costs.
Read More

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.
Read More

The Weekly Gist: The Ralph Wiggum Edition

Moderate Democrats in Congress propose a new Medicare buy-in option, CVS launches the first of its new HealthHUB stores, and a pilot program to change the role of ambulances is announced. Plus: The Millennials are Coming!
Read More

The Weekly Gist: The Elementary, Dear Watson Edition

News from the Old Dominion, where Medicaid expansion gets the green light, and from the Lone Star State, where restrictions on emergency care are put on hold. Plus, layoffs at IBM, a look at the future of high-tech surgery and digital medicine, and our take on bending the price (not the cost) curve in healthcare.
Read More

Subscribe to the Weekly Gist for executive-level commentary and insights from the week in healthcare, delivered to your inbox every Friday