The Scoop: November 6, 2019 Edition

In this edition 2020 open enrollment is underway nationwide Nearly 35,000 Idahoans have already enrolled in expanded Medicaid Restraining order temporarily blocks Trump’s health insurance requirements for immigrants Off-exchange plans no longer available year-round in…




California hospitals adjust to a new normal as fires rage

When Sutter Health’s Santa Rosa Regional Hospital got the call from county and state officials to evacuate the evening of Saturday, Oct. 26, systemwide coordination efforts to prepare and mobilize patients and staff while wildfires…


California AG rejects Adventist-St. Joseph merger

California regulators have rejected a proposed merger between Adventist Health System/West and St. Joseph Health System that would have created a joint operating company to manage 10 hospitals in six largely rural counties in northern…




The Scoop: October 30, 2019 Edition

In this edition Open enrollment starts on Friday. Here’s what you need to know. Oklahoma submits record number of signatures for Medicaid expansion ballot initiative Georgia expected to propose partial Medicaid expansion November elections could…