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> CMS has announced controversial new Medicaid rules that will change the way it pays for prescription drugs. Release

> Washington state has passed a new law requiring health plans to contract with more chiropractors. Critics say the law will generate additional costs. Article

> Working with a local pediatric cardiology group, Phoenix Children's Hospital has formed a referral partnership with Mayo Clinic. Article

> A growing number of Sacramento-area physicians are offering concierge services, including house calls, weekend service and 24/7 phone access. Article

> When a Google blogger ripped into Michael Moore's "Sicko," lots of people took notice. Article

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