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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 Podcasts ‘R’ Us Edition

Democrats face off in a debate dominated by Medicare for All, as the uninsured rate in America rises for the first time in a decade. Plus: the official launch of Gist Healthcare Daily, our new podcast!
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The Weekly Gist: The Help Wanted Edition

Walmart launches a new kind of clinic in Georgia, tipping its hand on future strategy for healthcare delivery. Plus, advocates and critics of hospital mergers release dueling briefings on the benefits of consolidation.
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The Weekly Gist: The Inverted Yield Curve Edition

The Trump administration looks to deny green cards to some immigrants with high-cost health needs, while US citizens fly to Mexico for care. Plus, large employers plan aggressive moves to combat the rising cost of health benefits.
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The Weekly Gist: The Premature Pigskin Edition

Medicare moves to cover a groundbreaking new class of cancer treatments nationwide, and a leading insurer shakes up its executive team. Plus, a leading healthcare thinker calls for doctors to organize.
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The Weekly Gist: The Woodstock is Canceled Edition

Democratic candidates engage in another round of furious debate over the future of healthcare coverage, as one of the frontrunners reveals her plan. Meanwhile, new requirements for hospital pricing transparency are released.
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