1. Lab hits UnitedHealth with lawsuit over COVID-19 test payments Full story
2. New CMS head outlines insurance priorities: 4 takeaways Full story
3. Texas hospital files for bankruptcy Full story
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5. Oklahoma Supreme Court invalidates privatized Medicaid program Full story
6. Intermountain's health plan gets new CEO Full story
7. Biden lays out new COVID-19 vaccine strategy, incentives: 9 things to know Full story
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9. One-third of US hospitals' average denial rates are in 'danger zone,' survey finds Full story
10. Providence Health Plan partners with Cigna Full story
11. AMA joins opposition to 'physician associate' rebrand Full story
12. 8 health insurers on this year's Fortune 500 list Full story
13. CVS sued by Kentucky AG over opioid crisis Full story
14. Physician viewpoint: It's too soon for insurers to lift COVID-19 waivers Full story
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