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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Start-Up | by John Carreyrou

A sobering look inside the rise and incredible fall of Thernos and the Silicon Valley hubris that made it all possible in the first place. 


The Soul of America | by Jon Meacham

I love history and all its lessons. Pulitzer Prize–winning author and Presidential historian Jon Meacham says looking back at times when the nation was divided by partisan fury and racial strife can help shed light on "the politics of the moment."  In his latest tome, Meacham reminds us, “Let’s learn the lessons of the past: Resist tribalism, deploy reason and remember that fair play for others is the best way to ensure fair play for you.”



How Nashville Changed Health Care for the Nation | Nashville Scene | Sept. 13, 2018

Why Amazon's employee clinic could reshape the primary care landscape | Healthcare Finance News | Aug. 17, 2018

Do providers have the data chops to succeed with direct contracts? | Modern Healthcare | August 11, 2018

Steady executive pay hikes eclipse cost-containment concerns | Modern Healthcare | August 4, 2018

LifePoint's $5.6B deal is all about lowering costs | Nashville Business Journal | July 25, 2018

Here’s Who’s Winning the War Over Obamacare | The Fiscal Times | July 9, 2018

The one big winner of the Obamacare wars | Politico | July 7, 2018

South Nassau Communities Hospital in contract with Empire BlueCross | Newsday | June 29, 2018

New Health Care CEO Brings Medical Expertise | Global Finance | July 17, 2018

Doctor and Journalist Atul Gawande Picked for Dimon-Bezos-Buffett Health Firm | Bloomberg | June 20, 2018

Higher stakes: Boards play pivotal role in hospital direction | Modern Healthcare | June 2, 2018

Reigniting the physicians arms race, insurers are buying practices | Modern Healthcare | June 1, 2018

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, JPMorgan Chase Expect to Announce CEO for New Venture in Two Months | Healthcare Finance News | April 27, 2018

How Third Parties Harvest Health Data from Providers, Payers and Pharmacies | Modern Healthcare | April 7, 2018

Cigna to Spend $52 Billion for Express Scripts | Chicago Tribune | March 8, 2018

2018 Healthcare Outlook: Focus on M&A Deals, Unpaid Medical Bills and Value-Based Care Initiatives | Fierce Healthcare | Jan. 4. 2018

2018 Outlook on Politics and Policy: Insurers Will Come Out Ahead | Modern Healthcare | Dec. 30, 2017

How to Find $25 Million in 10 Days | Modern Healthcare | Dec. 1, 2017

Can Hospital Boards Be Held Accountable for the Organization's Culture | Hospitals & Health Networks | Nov. 2, 2017

What is the ACA Subsidy Trump is Ending? Here's What It Will Mean for You | The Tennessean | Oct. 13, 2017

Modern Healthcare's No. 1 fan, Paul Keckley | Modern Healthcare | Sept. 23, 2017