1. Pernix Therapeutics files for bankruptcy, blames generic competition Full story
2. Washington hospital will lay off staff, freeze wages to stay afloat Full story
3. Testimony gives insight on key aim of Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan venture Full story
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6. CVS Health reports net loss of $421M in Q4, releases 2019 guidance Full story
7. Former Vanderbilt nurse pleads not guilty to reckless homicide in fatal medication error Full story
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9. 1 in 5 rural hospitals at high risk of closing, analysis finds Full story
10. Summa Health's chief anesthesiologist wants to eliminate opiates from surgeries Full story
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