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LATEST News from Healthcare Huddle

Graying America and the Geriatrician Shortage

As my anatomy professor used to say, aging is inevitable and beautiful. But, to ensure we age beautifully, we need…

Outside the Huddle #137

1) Was the Amyloid Hypothesis Wrong? You’ve probably heard of Biogen’s unsuccessful Alzheimer’s drug, Aduhelm. Well, it turns out some…

How the Inflation Reduction Act Will Lower Out-of-Pocket Drug Spending

Democratic leaders agreed on a $433 billion spending package to combat climate change and lower healthcare costs. While the legislation…

Health Care in College Sucks

New digital health startup Caraway raised $10.5 million to revamp health care on college campuses for the Gen Z women+ population. This…

Outside the Huddle #136

1) Premium Hikes in 2023 Insurers on the ACA Marketplace are prepping to increase premiums on average 10% next year….

Heat Waves

Western Europe experienced an unprecedented heat wave. Fires ensued, high ozone levels exacerbated respiratory illnesses and airport runways melted. Is this a one-off…

Amazon to Acquire One Medical for $3.8 Billion

Amazon will acquire hybrid primary care company One Medical for $3.9B. This is one of Amazon’s largest acquisitions to date, furthering their…

H1 Digital Health Funding Breakdown

Rock Health’s H1 digital health report showed a continued slowdown in funding this year compared to an explosive funding year…

Big Insurers Invest in Affordable Housing

UnitedHealth Group (UHG) will invest $25M into retail, housing and social services to promote healthier communities in New England. The…

Outside the Huddle #135

The Outside the Huddle section of the Healthcare Huddle newsletter contains quick-hit summaries of need-to-know news in the healthcare industry….