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Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) House OKs new bills to fight opioid epidemic. The Detroit News, December 13, 2017. The Michigan House approved multiple bills aimed at combating the opioid epidemic by tracking and controlling the flow of prescription… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) U.S. Charges Four With Trading Insider Trips on Health-Care Policy. The Wall Street Journal, May 24, 2017. Federal prosecutors filed insider-trading charges concerning information about government-funding levels for cancer treatments and kidney dialysis. 2)… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) IBM’s Supercomputer Is Bringing AI-Fueled Cancer Care to Everyday Americans. Fortune, February 1, 2017. IMB has struck a deal with a community hospital to bring supercomputer ‘Watson’ in to help match patients with effective… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Ascension Health Michigan dissolves hospital boards, creates new governing structure. Crain’s, August 26, 2015. Ascension Health Michigan has created a single nine-member statewide board with regional sub-boards. 2) Insurers Win Big Health-Rate Increases. The… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Who controls the data? U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear healthcare case. Modern Healthcare, June 29, 2015. Next term, the Supreme Court will hear a case on whether a self-funded insurer should have to… Read the rest »