1. Point32Health challenges Aduhelm, threatens coverage for 1.1M members Full story
2. Cigna to give members $500 to switch arthritis drugs Full story
3. Physicians target Palomar Health leadership in no-confidence vote Full story
4. Health insurers can't immediately know which new members will be costly — but they can try starting with these 7 steps.
5. Missouri Medicaid expansion struck down by judge Full story
6. BCBS of Illinois selects startups to develop post-pandemic healthcare solutions Full story
7. Hotspots emerge in Arkansas, Missouri as national COVID-19 cases — and vaccinations — drop Full story
8. Payer and health system execs are coming together for critical conversations during Becker's Payer Issues virtual event. Sign up here.
9. Former U of Kansas Medical Center administrator gets 2 years in prison for stealing $556K Full story
10. Humana doubles centers in North Carolina Full story
11. Penn Medicine earns three BCBS grants Full story
12. Medicare spent $2.1B on discarded drugs in 2 years, study shows Full story
13. Express Scripts sues US for $43M Full story
14. How HCA's trauma activation fees compare across 14 states Full story
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