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Google feels heat over medical record market quest: WSJ
Report highlights missteps in effort to become a health data leader
Outpatient visits down for first time in 35 years
AHA report may signal healthcare's shift toward more consumer options
M&A activity remains strong among providers but for different reasons, Kaufman Hall reports
The need to meet consumer demands overrides short-term financial goals
Healthcare’s race to catch up with millennials
Today’s tech-savvy younger adults have high expectations for consumer quality, convenience, and cost
Hospital mergers not helping patients or lowering costs: study
Based on patient satisfaction, mortality, and readmission rates from 2009 through 2013
Four healthcare trends to watch in 2020
Insights from healthcare analytics expert, Brian Robertson
Tips for managers seeking better collaboration among healthcare professionals
Insights on leadership from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s 2019 National Forum
Medical Properties Trust in $2 billion real estate deal for 30 UK hospitals
Facilities are leased to affiliates of BMI Healthcare under long-term leases
US R&D investment 'not tracking with disease burden': report
Only 5 cents of every dollar spent in healthcare
Diabetes meds hit the black market because US failing patients: study
Researchers assess the appeal of underground exchanges
Top 10 HealthCare Business News stories of 2019
These are the current events that shaped the year for our readers
Total US healthcare costs hit $3.6 trillion in 2018
An increase of 4.6 percent, less than the overall GDP growth of 5.4 percent
Aligning culture and strategy in an experience economy - Part one
Insights from Katherine Camargo vice president for healthcare and aging at Thruue
Understanding different communication styles for better teamwork at your facility
Insights from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s 2019 National Forum
IBA sells part of dosimetry business for over $14 million
Deal involved sale of RadioMed Corporation to IZI Medical
Fujifilm in talks to acquire Hitachi's medical imaging business
Would enable it to compete with larger players in the market
Canon moves Virtual Imaging X-ray business to Canon Medical
Creating more of a 'one-stop-shop' for medical technology
ViewRay teams with Elekta and Medtronic on MR-guided radiation therapy
Both Elekta and Medtronic will invest in ViewRay

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