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Tenet to spin off revenue cycle subsidiary as separate company

Tenet Healthcare will pursue a tax-free spinoff of its Conifer Health Solutions business as a separate and independent publicly traded company. Conifer provides managed solutions to health systems to help them manage populations, enhance consumer engagement, manage risk and improve financial performance. “This decision supports our longstanding objectives to maximize the value of Conifer, build… Read More »

How some journalists got hooked by fish oil and vitamin D spin

Results of a much-anticipated trial on fish oil and vitamin D generated conflicting headlines last weekend. Some stories declared good news about the popular supplements: Reuters wrote that fish oil “can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D’s benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer.” The… Read More »