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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 Big Hair Edition

President Trump talks healthcare in his State of the Union address, a big hospital merger in Texas is called off, and North Carolina reveals its Medicaid managed care plans. Plus we talk to Alexa at the hospital bedside, and spin some soul 45s.
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The Weekly Gist: The Shadow of Belichick Edition

The Trump administration proposes a major overhaul of drug purchasing, Presidential hopeful Kamala Harris suggests eliminating health insurers altogether, and we ask why more kidney patients aren't getting dialysis at home. Plus: hot new jazz!
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The Weekly Gist: The Mirror in the Bathroom Edition

Democrats nationwide seize the initiative on healthcare reform, with new public option and universal coverage initiatives, as Congress begins to take up proposals for "Medicare for All". Plus, we look at new plans from CVS, and listen to Mongolian heavy metal!
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The Weekly Gist: The Winter Solstice Edition

Reactions to the Texas ACA ruling continue to reverberate across the industry, Medicare overhauls its ACO program, new data on employment in healthcare, and we look at the hospital of the future. Plus: The Boss!
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The Weekly Gist: The Hall of Fame Edition

Signups on the ACA marketplaces are lagging, a new antitrust challenge for BCBS plans, Baby Boomers are driving an epidemic in loneliness, and telehealth providers supplement campus resources. Plus: new music from an old legend!
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