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Department of Justice, Atrium Health settle civil suit over alleged anti-competitive steering restrictions

The Department of Justice announced a settlement with Atrium Health, formerly known as Carolinas HealthCare System, that prohibits Atrium from using “anticompetitive steering restrictions” in contracts between commercial health insurers and its providers in the Charlotte, North Carolina metropolitan area. The settlement, revealed Thursday, also bans Atrium from seeking contract terms or acting in such… Read More »

Surgery wait soon over for conjoined twins

If all goes well, conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa will be out of hospital in time for Christmas following delicate separation surgery. After two delays, the 15-month-old girls are scheduled for the six-hour procedure on Friday at Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital. “We feel reasonably confident we will be undertaking the procedure this Friday,” head… Read More »