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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.

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The Weekly Gist: The Spooky Season Edition

A flurry of pre-election healthcare proposals from the Trump administration, a scary new warning from White House economists, massive campaign spending by dialysis providers, and we mark a gruesome anniversary. Plus, a gripping new thriller!
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The Weekly Gist: The “What, Me Worry?” Edition

A new health plan start up wins major financial backing, drug companies are forced to disclose their prices, surgery centers get a new watchdog (while another's value is questioned), and two retail CEOs who don't seem bothered by the threat from Amazon
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The Weekly Gist: The Carbon Footprint Edition

Aetna slims down to clear a merger hurdle, United cracks down on ER docs, Medicare eases up on some hospitals, and we talk to the president of Trinity Health about finances. Plus, a love letter to the Mayo Clinic.
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The Weekly Gist: The Batten Down the Hatches Edition

Apple puts an EKG on your wrist, insurers win big on upcoding, Mayo extends its national reach through a new partnership, and a look at why PBMs make a killing. Plus, robots that cry and bleed!
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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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