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> Shares in Cerner were up sharply, rising over $96.50 before dipping in late morning trading. Rumors of interest on the part of Oracle persist. Article

> Chutes & Ladders: The CFO at Triad Hospitals said he is moving on while a major research group has downgraded the company to neutral. Burke Whitman jumps to rival Health Management Associates. Article

> Will retail healthcare services like those offered by MinuteCare clinics change the way healthcare is delivered in this country? Not everybody thinks so. Article

> Utah medical won a legal battle with the FDA, for which the FDA received a great deal of criticism. Article

> Philadelphia-area Keystone Mercy Health System said it will use  ParadigmHealth's neonatal intensive care management software. Release

And Finally... Australia decides to keep its ban on RU496. Article