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5 Things to Read on Health Care Innovation

This week’s health care innovation roundup includes a smart speaker's health care skills, the financial challenge of breakthrough cures, obstacles to innovation at large organizations, and more.

5 Things to Read on Health Care Costs

Our roundup includes a new tracker for prescription drug prices, trends in employer health insurance costs, and why one family received an $18,000 ER bill for care that consisted of a nap and infant formula.

5 Things to Read on Health Care Innovation

Read about Amazon's entry into the pharmacy business, why a team with a little tension may yield more creative results, and more in our roundup on innovation in health care.

5 Things to Read on Health Care Costs

High prices for lifesaving rabies drugs, spending on unnecessary care and costly air ambulance rides are all covered in this week’s reads on health care costs.

A New Kind of Drug May Demand New Ways to Pay

Even before the advent of gene therapies, the fast-rising cost of specialty drugs was alarming patient advocates, insurers, employers, providers and lawmakers. The prices on the horizon present a new kind of challenge.

5 Things We’re Reading on Improving Health

Discover why word choice matters when a diagnosis is made, which nation’s health care system reigns supreme (in the eyes of five policy experts), how the opioid epidemic is affecting life expectancy in the U.S., and more.

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