Legionnaires' disease kills four in N.Y.; A new charity hospital opens in New Orleans;

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> Legionnaires' disease, "once the greatest epidemiological puzzle of the century," has killed four in New York and health officials are still mystified by the deadly illness, The Washington Post reported. Article

> University Medical Center New Orleans opened last Saturday, providing the Big Easy with a full-scale charity hospital 10 years after Hurricane Katrina, according to The Washington Post. Article

> The transfer of Saint Clare's Health Systems from Catholic Health Initiatives to Prime Healthcare Services has been delayed until late summer or early fall, the New Jersey Herald reported. Article

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> Sixty-eight percent of previously uninsured California residents now have coverage, up from 58 percent after the first open enrollment period in the spring of 2014, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation analysis. Article

> The rise of public health insurance exchanges has ramped up Americans' engagement with their health plans, signaling an opportunity for insurers who are able to adapt to a more consumer-centric market, according to a new report from Deloitte. Article

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