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7. California health plan files for bankruptcy Full story
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- Health system resilience: A tactical guide for building stronger organizations and reaching more patients. Click here to read more.
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11. CMS to audit hospitals for compliance with price transparency rule in January Full story
12. Texas hospital pays $48M to settle false claims allegations Full story
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