House Republicans to vote on healthcare repeal next week; Sutter app gives patients access to records on the go;

> House Republicans have scheduled Jan. 7 as the day to begin debate on repeal of the healthcare reform law, reports The Hill's Healthwatch. Article

> Sutter Health has introduced a mobile application that would allow patients to look up their medical records on the go, FierceMobileHealthcare reports. FierceMobileHealthcare

> Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback wants to reform the state's Medicaid program, according to the Kansas Health Institute. Article

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