ALSO NOTED: CA hospital chain sues Kaiser; CDC: Cities and states not prepared for health emergency; and much more...

> A new CDC report suggests that cities and states are ill-prepared for an emergency health crisis. Article

> Kaiser Permanente has been sued by controversial California hospital chain Prime Healthcare, which wants $25 million in emergency services payments from the health plan. FierceHealthFinance

> Nashville-area hospitals are fighting for control of a new competitive battleground: YouTube. Article

> A group of healthcare executives and medical professionals across the U.S. have joined up with East St. Louis activists to form a group that proposes to buy the city's hospital. Article

And Finally...  Everyone knows that being angry feels lousy. But now, research suggests that anger can actually slow down recovery times. Article

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