ALSO NOTED: Wisconsin facilities support hospital tax; Are biotech drug doses too high?; and much more...

> For complex reasons--which add up to their getting more income at the end of the day--Wisconsin health systems actually are in favor of being taxed at about 1 percent of their revenue. Article

> With prices for biotechnology drugs, in particular, costing as much as $300,000 per year, a debate has began whether patients really need the comparatively high doses recommended by the pharmas. Article

> A New Hampshire measure that would have added new privacy protections to EMRs has been struck down. FierceHealthIT

> One North Carolina hospital saved $2 million this year by using spend analytics. FierceHealthFinance

And Finally...  We've all had bad days, but putting your entire life up for sale seems a bit much, doesn't it? Article

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