1. Walmart increasingly comparing physicians over cost: 5 things to know Full story
2.Philadelphia hospital to lay off 175 employees amid financial troubles Full story
3. Merger creates $2.4B health system with hospitals in New York, Connecticut Full story
4. Diversity in Healthcare Leadership - 5 types of diversity that demand attention from leaders. Learn what forces are intersecting to make diversity and inclusion an even greater necessity. B.E. Smith’s white paper helps us understand the barriers within diversity and explains why recruiting, leadership development, and organizational commitment are foundational strategies to producing positive diversity outcomes. To read Diversity in Healthcare Leadership white paper, click here.
5. Baylor St. Luke's drops appeal to keep Medicare funding for heart transplant program Full story
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7. Learn how to use data to optimize physician payments and improve your bottom line during this upcoming webinar.
8. Advocate Aurora Health acquires Wisconsin hospital Full story
9. IBM's 'predictive attrition program' can identify employees about to quit Full story