August 1, 2016

1. Abrupt physician departures take toll on LifePoint's bottom line 
2. 17 latest hospital, health system executive moves  Full story

3. BCBS of Texas to drop 470 Kelsey-Seybold physicians, affecting up to 100k patients  Full story  
4. HIMSS Research Report: IT Strategy & Value Based Care. Learn more.

5. Mercy Hospital offers 99 employees buyouts  

6. 13 recent hospital outlook and credit rating actions  Full story

7. DOJ dismisses Anthem request for speedy trial  Full story

8. City mayor finds out she has cancer while filming hospital ad  Full story
9. CMS limits look-back period for two-midnight reviews  Full story  

10. Investigators link Mosaic's aggressive collection methods to understaffing issues  Full story

11. 11 latest healthcare industry lawsuits, settlements  Full story 

12. Blood shortage causes surgery delays at Texas hospitals  Full story
13. ZDoggMD gets personal in latest video about path to becoming a PCP  Full story