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Walmart to acquire telehealth provider MeMD
Will offer customers nationwide access to virtual urgent, behavioral and primary care
CMS warns hospitals they must disclose prices of care to consumers
Around two-thirds of the largest U.S. providers have not complied with the hospital price transparency final rule
Lessons learned from COVID-19: Three priorities for where we go next in healthcare
Insights from Peter Ziese, head of clinical innovation and strategy at Philips
Three unrecommended preventive services cost Medicare $325 million annually
Researchers examine seven patient-specific services graded D by USPSTF
National Imaging Solutions acquires DynaRad
Obtains range of portable X-ray systems, including Micro-X Rover with nanotube tech
Seven ways to rethink and reboot healthcare in the UK
LSE-Lancet commission proposes solutions to strengthen NHS and UK healthcare
Dignity Health agrees to $10 million settlement over False Claims allegations
Accused of improperly billing Medicare for surgical procedures
Three ways to drive sustainability in healthcare
Insights from Robert Metzke, global head of sustainability at Philips
US health system M&A activity shows no signs of slowing: Moody report
Large health systems look to scale up and expand geographic footprint, smaller hospitals look to stay financially stable during pandemic
GE Healthcare acquires Zionexa
Will scale distribution of its tracer, Cerianna, to at least 75% of relevant patients by 2023
RTLS data across the healthcare enterprise
Insights from Christopher Thompson, director of clinical transformation at CenTrak
Improving diversity in the med tech industry
A discussion with Kwame Ulmer, cofounder and executive director of MedTech Color
New biomarkers are changing the way we screen for illnesses
Insights from Andrew Lacy, CEO of Prenuvo
Kansas hospital to shut down ED and inpatient hospital care
Closures due to financial and staffing challenges associated with rural health
St. Jude to invest $11.5 billion in worldwide pediatric care
Will develop new treatments and create new research areas for cancer and other pediatric catastrophic diseases
Three steps for stabilizing advanced imaging pricing and utilization
Addressing the dysfunction of the current Medicare payment system for advanced imaging

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