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April 3, 2017

Weekly review: The 7 health systems among the 'World's Most Ethical Companies'

Daily Briefing

Trump says he'll let ACA 'explode'—then work with Democrats< (March 27)
President Trump says allowing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to fail would be "the best thing" Republicans could do "politically," but some analyses counter Trump's claims that the ACA would collapse on its own.

How the ACA could 'explode' under Trump—if he wants it to (March 28)
Trump said he would wait until the ACA "explodes" before working on another replacement plan. Most experts doubt such a catastrophic failure is likely—but they say the ACA's future is now largely in the Trump administration's hands.

The best and worst states to be a doctor, according to WalletHub (March 29)
Iowa is the best state in the country to practice medicine overall, according to a new analysis published by WalletHub—but doctors may be happier in other states depending on their priorities.

This doctor changed Atul Gawande's mind on primary care. Will he change yours? (March 29)
Read the Daily Briefing Q&A with Asaf Bitton, an internist and assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, about what his fellow doctors get wrong about primary care, his debates with surgeon and author Atul Gawande, and more.

The 7 health systems among the 'World's Most Ethical Companies' (March 30)
The Ethisphere Institute has released its 11th annual list of the "World's Most Ethical Companies," which includes seven U.S. health systems and four health insurers.

The lawsuit that could sink Obamacare, explained (March 31)
Here's what you need to know about House v. Price, which could potentially collapse the Affordable Care Act's exchanges—unless the Trump administration appeals the latest ruling in the case.

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