Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and today in healthcare news:
Doctors say fears of blood clots from J&J's shot are overdone and could delay the push to end the pandemic
Coronavirus vaccines are facing their biggest safety scare to date.
A small number of people immunized with Johnson & Johnson's or AstraZeneca's shot developed serious blood clots.
A new rule was supposed to force hospitals to reveal their secret prices. But after I spent hours shopping around for an MRI, I learned that not much has changed.
Starting January 1, hospitals were supposed to publish prices they negotiate with insurers.
To see whether the process had gotten easier, reporter Shelby Livingston tried finding prices for an MRI at nearby hospitals.
Microsoft is buying Nuance Communications to bulk up its healthcare services.
Nuance is best known for conversational AI that helps doctors with notes.
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