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The Weekly Gist: The Winter is Coming Edition

Two North Carolina systems plan a merger that will bring a new medical school to Charlotte, new primary care players move into Texas, and a Florida man is convicted in the largest fraud case in Medicare history. Plus: fungus!
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The Weekly Gist: The Back to School Edition

New evidence on ACOs, a new hospital drug company, and good news from the cable company. Plus: secret spy weapons!
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The Weekly Gist: The “ACOs Aren’t Working” Edition

We share our thoughts on the mounting evidence that ACOs and “population health” may not be producing the results everyone had hoped for. Also, a major California system in the antitrust crosshairs, a big physician group defects from its health system contract, and we recommend a new cult classic.
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The Weekly Gist: The Frozen Tundra Edition

We look at HCA’s big acquisition of a leading not-for-profit system and share thoughts and analysis on the trend of hospitals employing physicians. Meanwhile DC’s snowy start to spring has us reading up on adventures at the South Pole and looking at the chilling impact of healthcare on household wealth.
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