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[Blog] Winning a Losing Game, Part III: Why Health Systems Don’t Know Their Actual Market Share

(Trilliant Health, January 27, 2021)

There is no way to win a losing game without competing, but there are a number of ways to compete seriously. Does your health system have the resources it needs to make decisions to compete?

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[Article] Partners in Primary Care Announces 2021 Growth Plans for Its Senior-Focused Care Facilities

(Humana, January 26, 2021)

"Team-based health care group to open up to 20 centers, including its first facilities in Atlanta and expansions in Las Vegas, Houston and across Louisiana. They are on pace to double the number of Partners in Primary Care centers – to more than 100 by 2023."


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[Article] Covid-19 immunity likely lasts for years

(MIT Technology Review, January 6, 2021)

"A new study shows immune cells primed to fight the coronavirus should persist for a long time after someone is vaccinated or recovers from infection."

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[Article] Evolution of antibody immunity to SARS-CoV-2

(Nature, January 18, 2021)

"Individuals are assessed at 1.3 and 6.2 months after infection on the humoral memory response"

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[Article] 4 Vital Health Issues — Not Tied to Covid — That Congress Addressed in Massive Spending Bill

(Kaiser Health News, January 28, 2021)

"Late last month, before President Joe Biden took office and proposed his pandemic relief plan, Congress passed a nearly 5,600-page legislative package that provided some pandemic relief along with its more general allocations to fund the government in 2021."