Our Healthcare Hot Topics of the Week

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss:

1)  Detroit Karmanos McLaren Merger and 2 lawsuits: Anatomy of a Healthcare Merger
Crains, December 15, 2013

2)  New York US Attorney Arrests Pharmacist in Multi-Milliion Drug Diversion Scheme
US Attorney, December 13, 2013

3)  St. John Health System Names Interim President Jean  Meyer to CEO
Crains, December 18, 2013

4) White House Hires Former Microsoft Chief to run healthcare.gov
USA Today, December 17, 2013

5)  Seniors Receive More Preventative Care in 2013 Under Affordable Care Act
The Hill, December 17, 2013

6)  Drug Makers Urge Security Audit of FDA After Breach
Reuters, December 17, 2013

7)  Medicare Lists Best and Worst Hospitals for Hip and Knee Replacements
Kansas Health Institute, December 17, 2013

8)  Doctors Report Problems Obtaining Cancer Drugs
Reuters, December 18, 2013

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