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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 Pomp and Circumstance Edition

As spending growth slows nationally, the administration proposes new measures to increase competition and consumer choice in healthcare. Plus, we review new data on telemedicine use and talk to a policy expert about changes ahead
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The Weekly Gist: The Vote Early and Often Edition

Medicare finalizes new rules for paying doctors, Walmart finds a new care partner, the power of saying "I'm sorry", and yet more subtitled drama!
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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 End of Days Edition

Healthcare's "Deal of the Year" nears completion, new evidence that millennials are ditching doctors, troubling behavior from profit-seeking nursing homes, and a visit from the video dentist. Plus: a Tex-Mex rock concept album!
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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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