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Digital Health Innovation

Collaborative to Focus on Digital Health Efficacy

Feb. 21, 2024
Fourteen healthcare and consumer organizations have joined the Peterson Health Technology Institute’s Digital Health Collaborative


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Policy & Value-Based Care

Merger, Acquisition, of Health Plans Called Off After Opposition

Feb. 14, 2024
Two different business combinations involving health plans in Oregon and Louisiana merging with or being acquired by out-of-state health insurers, have both been called off after...
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Policy & Value-Based Care

Report: Rural Hospital Crisis Enters ‘Startling New Phase’

Feb. 14, 2024
Chartis Center for Rural Health finds that 50 percent of the nation’s rural hospitals are operating at a loss and 20 percent are vulnerable to closure
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Health Equity

8 Hospitals Receive Health Care Equity Certification From The Joint Commission

Feb. 13, 2024
Several hospitals in Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest health network, have received the Health Care Equity Certification
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Population Health Management

Walgreens CEO Recruits New Healthcare Leader

Feb. 13, 2024
Also: UnitedHealth’s president will retire April 1
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Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA)

List of TEFCA QHINs Grows to Seven

Feb. 12, 2024
CommonWell Health Alliance, Kno2 can immediately begin supporting the exchange of data under the Common Agreement's policies and technical requirements