Strategic advice from experts you trust

telemedicine

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 Won’t You Be My Neighbor Edition

Medicare proposes a major overhaul of the way it pays doctors, a look at the healthcare impact of the Supreme Court appointment, and a key source of clinical guidelines under threat. Plus a double click on telemedicine, and a Fred Rogers biopic.
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

The Weekly Gist: The Star Wars Edition

Big deals afoot among health systems: one moves to acquire a leading health plan; another doubles in size by taking over a postacute chain. Meanwhile, we take stock of Medicare innovation pilots, and share our favorite healthcare blogs to follow. Plus: high art and civilization!
Read More

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